TRIVIA: PH presidents and their SONA speeches

This is AI generated summarization, which may have errors. For context, always refer to the full article.

Did you know President Aquino was the first to deliver a SONA entirely in Filipino? Find out how past presidents delivered their speeches

MANILA, Philippines – The annual practice of delivering the State of the Nation Address (SONA) in the Philippines began with former president Manuel Quezon in 1936. 

While almost all presidents after Quezon – except for Jose Laurel – followed this tradition, not all speeches were made and delivered the same way.

How did the Philippine presidents delivered their SONA? Here are few interesting tidbits about their speeches.

Information from the Official Gazette, The State of the Nation Address: Traditions and History. –

Add a comment

Sort by

There are no comments yet. Add your comment to start the conversation.

Summarize this article with AI

How does this make you feel?

Download the Rappler App!