JUNE 30

| June 30, 2020

1860
Aroyal decree creates a regional government in the Visayas and another in Mindanao to strengthen central authority in these regions. Each is put under a politico-military governor directly responsible to the Governor-Genral of the Philippines.

1865
Birth in Cebu, Cebu, of Fr. Emiliano Mercado, religious writer and prominent parish priest of San Nicolas.

1900
The residents of Alcantara, Cebu, through their town council, register a formal protest against the American occupation of their town.

Category: Today in the History of Cebu