"Queen of hit disco movies"
AKAMaria Rosa Vilma Tuazon Santos
- 1st Filipina Governor of Batangas province (2007)
- 1st Filipina Mayor of Lipa City, Batangas (1998)
- 1st and only Filipina Actress to win the prominent Gawad Urian Best Actress Award for 3 consecutive years (1982-1984)
- 1st and only Filipina Actress to achieve an unparalleled 3-time Grandslam win for Best Actress Award (1982, 1993, and 1998)
- 1st Filipina to win Best Child Actress in the Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences (FAMAS, 1963)
"Everything would only be effective if there would be teamwork. I need each and every one of you"
"Star for All Seasons"
DATE OF BIRTH
November 3, 1953
Trozo, Manila, Philippines
FATHER: Amado Santos
MOTHER: Milagros Tuazon
HUSBAND: Ralph Recto
CHILDREN: Luis Phillipe* and Ryan Christian
*Luis (or Lucky) is Vilma’s son to Edu Manzano, her ex-husband.
USEFUL LINKSVilma Santos proclaimed Batangas governor
Vilma Santos - Wow! Celebrities
Getting personal with Ms. Vilma Santos
Recognizing Vilma Santos, the thespian and the nationalist
Vilma Santos to quit politics in 2007, says senator husband
Wikipedia Article on Vilma Santos