President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. was inaugurated at the National Museum of the Philippines on Thursday, June 30. 

Here are the VIP guests, who occupied the main stage in front of the historic building. The names are alphabetically arranged. 

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President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. is the fourth Philippine president to hold inauguration rites at the National Museum of the Philippines. Contributed photo (CLICK TO ENLARGE THE IMAGES)


President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. stands beside his mother, former First Lady Imelda Marcos, in a family photo during his inauguration at the National Museum of the Philippiens on June 30, 2022. PCOO photo.


Vice President Sara Duterte attends the inauguration of President Ferdinand Marcs Jr at the National Museum of the Philippines. Screenshot of RTVM feed.


Former presidents and foreign dignitaries were also present at the inauguration of President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on June 30, 2022. Screenshot of RTVM feed.


Marcos family

Luis Marcos Araneta, nephew of Ferdinand Marcos Jr.

Xandra Rocha Araneta, wife of Luis Marcos

Cara Manglapus, wife of Michael Manotoc

Fernando Martin "Borgy" Marcos Manotoc, nephew of Ferdinand Marcos Jr.

Matthew Joseph Manotoc, Ilocos Norte Governor and nephew of Ferdinand Marcos Jr.

Michael Manotoc, nephew of Ferdinand Marcos Jr.

Aimee Marcos, sister of Ferdinand Marcos Jr.

Imee Marcos, sister of Ferdinand Marcos Jr., Senator

Imelda Marcos, former First Lady and mother of Ferdinand Marcos Jr.

Ferdinand Alexander "Sandro" Marcos, presidential son and Ilocos Norte Representative

Joseph Simon Marcos, presidential son

William Vincent Marcos, presidential son

Martin Romualdez, cousin of Ferdinand Marcos Jr., Incoming Speaker


Former Presidents

Joseph Estrada, 13th President of the Philippines

Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, 14th President of the Philippines

Fidel Ramos, 12th President of the Philippines


Top Government Officials

Sara Duterte, Vice President

Juan Miguel "Migs" Zubiri, Senator

Jose Pimentel "Jinggoy" Estrada Jr., Senator

Lord Allan Velasco, Marinduque Representative and former House Speaker

Alexander Gesmundo, Supreme Court Chief Justice


Foreign Dignitaries

Don Pramudwinai, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand

Douglas Emhoff, US Second Gentleman

Richard Graham, UK Trade Minister

Yoshima Hayashi, Japanese Foreign Minister

David Hurley, Australian Governor General

Linda Hurley

Phoxay Khaykhamphithoune, Lao Deputy Foreign Minister

Kweon Seong-dong, Member of the National Assembly of South Korea

Mohammad "Mahfud MD" Mahmodin, Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs of Indonesia

Maliki Osman, Second Minister for Foreign Affairs of Singapore

Wang Qishan, Chinese Vice President

Saifuddin Abdullah, Foreign Minister of Malaysia

Say Sam Al, Environment Minister of Cambodia

Setia Haji Erywan bin Pehin Datu Pekerma Jaya Haji Mohd Yusof, Second Foreign Minister of Brunei


More Attendees

Ramon Ang, President, San Miguel Corporation

Benjamin "Benhur" Abalos Jr., Interior Secretary

Jaime Bautista, Transport Secretary

Clarita Carlos, National Security Adviser

Menardo Guevarra, Solicitor General

Anton Lagdameo, Presidential Assistant

Bienvenido Laguesma, Labor Secretary

Delfin Lorenzana, Outgoing Defense Secretary

Estelito Mendoza, Marcos lawyer

Karlo Nograles, CSC Chair

Alfredo Pascual, Trade Secretary

Jesus Crispin "Boying" Remulla, Justice Secretary

Vic Rodriguez, Executive Secretary

Gerardo Sicat, former NEDA Secretary

Vicente "Tito" Sotto III, outgoing Senate President

Kit Tatad, former Senator

Erwin Tulfo, Social Welfare Secretary

Dawn Zulueta, wife of Presidential Assistant Antonio Lagdameo Jr.



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