Quezon, the first
was controlled by the Americans from
In 1934 an act was established, which made
it possible that the
Philippines could have a
"Commonwealth of the Philippines".
The first president of this
Commonwealth was Manuel Quezon. The first president was given certain
for some internal affairs.
Americans were still in the Philippines when the next
foreign ruler came.
Japan. The Japanese army and rulers
occupied the Philippines from 1942 -