Social media a-buzz on Jose Rizal’s day of martyrdom

Social media a-buzz on Jose Rizal’s day of martyrdom


If José Protasio Mercado Rizal y Alonso Realonda or popularly known as José Rizal (June 19, 1861 – December 30, 1896) is alive today, he will be a social media celebrity. In fact, he is trending in Twitter now.

Today. marks his martyrdom in the hands of the guardia civil who pumped bullets on his chest at the Bagumbayan fields now the Luneta Rizal Park by the Manila bay.

Checked some of the Tweets remembering the fallen hero from Calamba, Laguna.


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