Second inauguration of Manuel Roxas

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Second 1946 Presidential Inauguration of Manuel Roxas
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President Manuel Roxas was inaugurated as the 5th President of the Philippines and the first president of the Third Republic on July 4, 1946 at the Independence Grandstand (now Quirino Grandstand), Manila.
Date July 4, 1946; 71 years ago (1946-07-04)
Location Independence Grandstand
Manila
Participants President of the PhilippinesManuel Roxas
Assuming office
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines,
Manuel Moran
Administering oath
Vice President of the Philippines
Elpidio Quirino
Assuming office
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines, Manuel Moran
Administering oath

The Inauguration of Manuel Roxas as the fifth President of the Philippines and the first president of the Third Philippine Republic occurred on July 4, 1946. The inauguration marked the beginning of the first term of Manuel Roxas as President and of Elpidio Quirino as Vice President, when the Philippines gained independence from the United States.