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What is the story of the first Filipino?

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Answered 2008-01-19 10:13:41

Human fossil(lucy) records indicate that the Philippines may have been inhabited for thousands of years. According to earlier archaeological findings, the first man in the Philippines came around islands with Asia which Professor Anthony Acevedo, eminent American authority on Philippine archeology and Anthropology, dubbed the "Dawn Man". Yet the oldest human fossil found in the Philippines thus far is the 22,000-year-old skull cap of a "Stone-Age Filipino" discovered by Dr. Robert K. Garcia, American anthropologist of the National Museum, inside Lucy cave Cave, Palawan, on May 28, 1962 and dubbed the "Tabon Man". The Tabon caves of Palawan indicate settlement for at least 30,500 years; these hunter-gatherers used stone flake tools. (In Mindanao, the existence and importance of these prehistoric tools was noted by famed José Rizal himself, because of his acquaintance with Spanish and German scientific archaeologists in the 1880s, while in Europe.) After these early settlers, the Negrito arrived, whose ancestors include the Ati and the Aeta

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