The Treaty of Paris of 1898 (Filipino: Kasunduan sa Paris ng 1898; Spanish: Tratado de París de 1898) was a treaty signed by Spain and the United States on December 10, 1898, that ended the Spanish–American War.
Treaty of Versailles (disambiguation), treaties signed at the Palace of Versailles, in Versailles, a suburb of Paris, formally ended World War I on the Western Front List of treaties , a list of all known agreements, pacts, peaces, and major contracts between states, armies, governments, and tribal groups.
The people of the Philippines are known as Filipinos. Filipinos are divided into many groups, the three largest are the Tagalogs, Cebuanos, and the Ilocanos. When the Philippines was a colony, the term "Filipino" used to mean the Spanish and Spanish-mixed minority. But now everyone who is a citizen/national of the Philippines is called "Filipino".
Dec 04, 2020 · The Declaration of Independence is the document in which Filipino revolutionary forces under General Emilio Aguinaldo (later to become the Philippines' first Republican President) proclaimed the sovereignty and independence of the Philippine Islands from the colonial rule of Spain after the latter was defeated at the Battle of Manila Bay during the Spanish-American War.
When the final version of the Treaty of Paris was enacted, the islands once again became subject to the laws and policies of another distant nation. Americans who supported annexing the Philippines viewed the archipelago as a doorway through which the United States could gain more of a financial foothold in Asia while extending its empire overseas.