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Chief Justice Manuel V. Moran

Tenure: July 09, 1945 - March 20, 1951
Appointed by: Manuel L. Quezon

Birthdate: October 27, 1893
Died: August 23, 1961
Place of Birth: Binalonan, Pangasinan

  1. Bachelor of Arts, Liceo de Manila, 1909
  2. Bachelor of Laws, Escuela de Manila, 1913
  3. Admitted to the Bar in 1913
Professional Career:
  1. Auxiliary Judge, Iloilo and Pampanga
  2. Judge, CFI of : Cavite, Palawan, Tarlac, and Manila
  3. Associate Justice, Court of Appeals
  4. Chief Justice, Supreme Court, July 9. 1945
  5. Retired in 1951

Manuel V. Moran was the first chief justice appointed under the Republic of the Philippines and the first Philippine ambassador to Spain and the Vatican. Awards:
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