This post is about the silver coin of 50 piso of Republic of the Philipines, 1975. This coin depict Ferdinand Marcos, the former president of the Philippines.
Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralin Marcos was President of the Philippines from 1965 to 1986. He was a lawyer, member of the Philippine House of Representatives (1949–1959) and a member of the Philippine Senate (1959–1965). He was Senate President from 1963–1965.
While in power he implemented wide-ranging programs of infrastructure development and economic reform. However, his administration was marred by massive corruption, political repression, and human rights violations.
Krause catalogue number: KM# 212
Weight: 27.4000 g.
Material: 0.9250 Silver
Subject: 3rd Anniversary of the New Society