Placido Lizares Mapa

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Placido Lizares Mapa

Also Known As: "Placido "Siding" Lizares Mapa"
Birthplace: Philippines
Death: Died in Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Place of Burial: Parañaque City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Immediate Family:

Son of Dionysio Montaño Mapa and Adela Lizares-Mapa
Husband of Loreto Ledesma Mapa
Father of Dionysio Ledesma Mapa; Julio Alberto Ledesma Mapa; Private User; Antonio "Tony" Ledesma Mapa; <private> Mapa and 4 others
Brother of Estrella Mapa-Ybiernas

Occupation: Banker
Managed by: Private User
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Immediate Family

About Placido Lizares Mapa

Placido Lizares Mapa was a sugar industry executive in the 1930s, comfortable in English and trained in high finance. He engineered the acquisition of sugar mills for his family's holdings in Bacolod during the golden age of the sugar industry. He served on the board of the White Cross on Santolan Street, San Juan (initially an institution for children of tubercular parents) and helped them solve the financial crisis after WWII.


  • Agbayani, Claire. "White Cross lady honored". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Date published: 23 April 2007. Date accessed: 07 May 2012.
  • "Sugar and the Origins of Modern Philippine Society". UC Press eBooks Collection. Date accessed: 07 May 2012.
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Placido Lizares Mapa's Timeline

February 14, 1901
June 24, 1932
Age 31
August 12, 1934
Age 33
November 2, 1936
Age 35
December 13, 1938
Age 37
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
April 24, 1967
Age 66
Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, Philippines