Lapulapu was a Datu of Mactan, an island in the Visayas. He was the first native of the archipelago to fight against Spanish colonization. On April 27, 1521, Lapu-Lapu and his men triumphed over the Spanish invaders led by Ferdinand Magellan that is known as the Battle of Mactan. Learn more about Lapu Lapu  Bayani Art X Gerilya Art by Gerilya

Lapulapu was a Datu of Mactan, an island in the Visayas. He was the first native of the archipelago to fight against Spanish colonization. On April 27, 1521, Lapu-Lapu and his men triumphed over the Spanish invaders led by Ferdinand Magellan that is known as the Battle of Mactan. Learn more about Lapu Lapu Bayani Art X Gerilya Art by Gerilya

Rajah Lapu-Lapu, the native chieftain of Mactan Island who defeated Ferdinand Magellan during the historic Battle of Mactan in 1521 in the island of Cebu.

Rajah Lapu-Lapu, the native chieftain of Mactan Island who defeated Ferdinand Magellan during the historic Battle of Mactan in 1521 in the island of Cebu.

Battle of Mactan

Battle of Mactan

Painting of the Battle of Mactan in the Mactan Shrine (image)

Painting of the Battle of Mactan in the Mactan Shrine (image)

Juan Sebastián Elcano - The Spanish fleet, called the Armada de Molucca, comprised five ships and 270 men, when it began the journey on Sept. 20, 1519. After Magellan’s death during the Battle of Mactan, Elcano (pictured) commandeered a single ship, named Victoria, with a crew of 18 men and returned home on Sept. 6, 1522. He sailed across the Indian Ocean, around the Cape of Good Hope, traversing along the west coast of Africa to finally arrive in Spain.

Juan Sebastián Elcano - The Spanish fleet, called the Armada de Molucca, comprised five ships and 270 men, when it began the journey on Sept. 20, 1519. After Magellan’s death during the Battle of Mactan, Elcano (pictured) commandeered a single ship, named Victoria, with a crew of 18 men and returned home on Sept. 6, 1522. He sailed across the Indian Ocean, around the Cape of Good Hope, traversing along the west coast of Africa to finally arrive in Spain.

The Battle of Mactan, In which Magellan dies and Elcano is promoted.

The Battle of Mactan, In which Magellan dies and Elcano is promoted.

Battle of Mactan

Battle of Mactan

egobirth:  iztac-coatl:    Battle of Mactan by Manuel Pañares   Filipino warrior Lapu-Lapu kills Spanish conquistador Magellan  finish him!!!   Amazing Art

egobirth: iztac-coatl: Battle of Mactan by Manuel Pañares Filipino warrior Lapu-Lapu kills Spanish conquistador Magellan finish him!!! Amazing Art

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