Department of the Interior and Local Government Undersecretary for Plans, Public Affairs, and Communication Margarita Gutierrez (right) leads the wreath-laying rites for the 144th birth anniversary of former president Manuel L. Quezon at the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City on Friday (Aug. 19, 2022). Quezon served as the first president of the Commonwealth of the Philippines from 1935 until he died in 1944. (MNS photo)