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Former Philippine President Benigno Aquino dies age 61

(CNN) — The former President of the Philippines Benigno Aquino III died Thursday at the age of 61 after being hospitalized in Quezon City, state media reported. Popularly known as "Noynoy," Aquino was the country's 15th president, serving from 2010 to 2016 following the death of his mother, former President and democracy icon Corazon Aquino.
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Philippine democracy scion, ex-leader Benigno Aquino dies

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Former Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, the son of pro-democracy icons who helped topple dictator Ferdinand Marcos and a defender of good governance who took China’s sweeping territorial claims to an international court, has died. He was 61. Aquino’s family told a news conference that he...
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Former Philippine President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III dies at 61

Manila — Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III, former Philippine President and the son of two of Asia's most prominent democracy icons, has passed away at the age of 61. His family said on Thursday that he'd died peacefully of renal failure as a result of diabetes. "Mission accomplished, Noy," his sister...
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Ex-Philippines President Benigno Aquino dies of renal failure at 61

MANILA, June 24 (Reuters) - Former Philippines President Benigno Aquino, the son of two of the Southeast Asian country's democracy icons, died in a Manila hospital on Thursday of renal failure as a result of diabetes, his family said. Aquino, 61, who was president of the Philippines from 2010 to...
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Benigno Aquino, former Philippines president, dies aged 61

Benigno Aquino, former president of the Philippines and the son of two of the country’s most revered pro-democracy figures, has died aged 61. Aquino, who had renal disease, died in his sleep on Thursday morning, his family told local media. He had been receiving treatment at a hospital in the capital Manila.
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Benigno Aquino, former Philippines president, dies at 61

Benigno Aquino, the only son of the Philippines' democracy icons and a former president of the Southeast Asian country, died in a Manila hospital on Thursday. He was 61. Known popularly as Noynoy, he rode a wave of public emotion all the way to the presidency after his mother, Corazon Aquino, died in 2009.
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Benigno Aquino III, Who Led Philippine Growth Spurt, Dies at 61

Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III, the former Philippine president who oversaw the fastest period of growth since the 1970s and challenged China’s expansive territorial claims before a United Nations-backed tribunal, has died. He was 61. Aquino, who served as the nation’s leader from 2010 to 2016, died peacefully in his sleep,...
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Flowers pour for late ex-President Noynoy Aquino on Times Street

Flowers adorned Times Street in Quezon City on Thursday afternoon as supporters expressed their condolences and grief over the death of former President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III. According to Chino Gaston’s report on “24 Oras,” hours after Aquino’s death was confirmed, some individuals arrived to offer flowers at the front...
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Noynoy Aquino: The President who made the Filipino people his boss

With these words, uttered during his inaugural speech on June 30, 2010, Benigno Aquino III made good governance and fighting corruption the centerpiece of his six-year presidency. An economist and scion of a political family, Aquino, who passed away on Thursday, considered corruption as the cause of poverty, as epitomized...
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House members mourn ex-Pres. Noynoy Aquino's passing

Lawmakers at the House of Representatives on Wednesday mourned the passing of former President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III, who also spent years as a member of the chamber. Speaker Lord Allan Velasco led his colleagues in expressing sadness over the former Tarlac lawmaker's death. "The entire House of Representatives would...
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