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Phenomenal Woman: Gabriela Silang

María Josefa Gabriela Cariño de Silang, Anti-Colonial Revolutionary Leader: Born on March 19, 1731, in Santa, Ilocos Sur, Philippines, Gabriela Silang would grow up to become the first woman to lead the Ilocano Movement for independence from Spain. After the death of her first husband, she met future insurgent leader Diego Silan, they married in…