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.
— DepEd (@DepEd_PH) December 30, 2015
Today's the day we remember our national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal, who fought for our freedom through his mind and pen. pic.twitter.com/Ehxq5UgJBp
— UST Lakasdiwa (@Lakasdiwa) December 30, 2015
You will always be a hero in every Filipino's heart. Thank you, Dr. Jose Rizal! pic.twitter.com/Lir1GZwsHh
— UST CSC (@UST_CSC) December 30, 2015
— Vi (@alexxislipura) December 30, 2015
— Bongbong Marcos (@bongbongmarcos) December 30, 2015