First inauguration of Elpidio Quirino
The Inauguration of Elpidio Quirino as the sixth President of the Philippines occurred on April 17, 1948 under extraordinary circumstances. The inauguration marked the commencement of the first term (which lasted a year eight months and thirteen days) of Elpidio Quirino as President, following the death of President Manuel Roxas.
|Date||April 17, 1948|
|Participants||President of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino|