Monday, September 24, 2012

Fact of the Day: Phillip's Land

The Philippines get its name from King Phillip II of Spain who was honored with the namesake by explorers while he was still a prince. 

6 comments:

  1. Peru means turkey... But turkey and peru are all different countries

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  2. I've always wondered about the name....

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  3. Oooooo...TY for reminding me about this piece of history:) (am Filipino)

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