MARCH 31

| March 31, 2021

1908
Birth in Jones, Romblon, of Cebu-based journalist and English poet Cornelio F. Faigao.

1945
The battle of “Liberation” continues in Cebu. Bitter fighting rages in the suburbs of Cebu as U.S. army units battle the Japanese in the areas near the Buhisan Reservoir and the Lahug Airfield. The city’s water supply sources are finally cleared by April 2.

Category: Today in the History of Cebu