Pascual H. Poblete

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Pascual H. Poblete
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Born May 17, 1857
Naic, Cavite, Captaincy General of the Philippines
Died February 5, 1921
Manila, Philippine Islands
Occupation Writer

Pascual H. Poblete (May 17, 1857—February 5, 1921)[1] was a Filipino writer and feminist, remarkably noted as the first translator of Dr. José Rizal's novel Noli Me Tangere into the Tagalog language.[2]

Early life and education[edit]

Pascual H. Poblete was born Pascual Hicaro on May 17, 1857 to Filipinos Francisco Hicaro and María Poblete in 1857 at Naic, Cavite. He graduated Bachelor of Arts at the Liceo de Manila.


  1. ^ Palafox, Queenie Ann. "Remembering the Unremembered Filipino Patriots in Philippine Revolution". National Historical Commission of the Philippines. Archived from the original on March 8, 2012. Retrieved 23 January 2011. 
  2. ^ "Noli Me Tangere/Huag Acong Salangin Nino Man: Pascual Poblete Filipino translation by Rizal, Jose". Archived from the original on March 5, 2012. Retrieved 24 January 2011. 


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