Don Manuel Mitra Luz

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About Don Manuel Mitra Luz

Manuel came from a wealthy chinese mestizo family in Lipa. He was described to be of towering height (six footer), aristocratic in his ways, strict yet considerate. He was engaged to marry his niece, Segunda Katigbak, thus ending the romantic attraction of Jose Rizal to Segunda. Rizal described Manuel to be "un hombre alto."

Manuel secretly supported the Katipunan movement in Batangas by providing them with material resources. The Katipunan movement was introduced to the Batanguenos by Rizal's brother, Paciano.

He passed away during the second world war.

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Don Manuel Mitra Luz's Timeline

January 1, 1858
January 12, 1879
Age 21
Lipa City, Batangas, CALABARZON, Philippines
October 25, 1879
Age 21
December 12, 1887
Age 29
Lipa City, Batangas, CALABARZON, Philippines
June 27, 1942
Age 84