06/10/1989 Amb. Kenneth Quinn
During his 3 year stint as Deputy Ambassador in the Philippines, Ambassador Quinn developed a close relationship with the family of Ninoy Aquino, the legendary leader of the Democratic Movement in the Philippines who was murdered by the dictator's forces. The Ambassador and his wife and three children became close with Ninoy's mother, whom they referred to as "Tita (Aunt) Aurora." He is also pictured with Senator Butz Aquino, Jaimie Salonga and Ramon Mitra, all opposition figures.