On this day, March 5

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On this day, March 5, is the birth of National Artist Rolando S. Tinio (1937).

The official calendar of the Republic of the Philippines: an almanac of Philippine commemorations enlivened with illustrations and information. –Manila: Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning Office, [2014].

On this day in 1770, the Boston Massacre occurred when English soldiers shot Crispus Attucks and 4 others. it is one of the events that originated the American Revolution.

On this day in 1558, Francisco Fernandez introduced the tobacco plant to Spain. He got this plant in Mexico.

March is Women’s Role in History Month (Proclamation No. 227, s. 1988)

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