NOVEMBER 1

| November 1, 2017

All Saints’ Day

 

1565

The people of Mactan continue to defy Spain. Legazpi sends an expedition which puts Mactan to the torch. The people of Mactan retaliate by raiding the Spanish settlement in Cebu and burning more than 20 Spanish houses.

 

1947

Death of Cebuano post-dramatist Jose D. Galicano (1887-19447).

Category: Today in the History of Cebu