The Bank of Mexico (Banxico) presents the new thousand peso bill allusive to the Mexican Revolution, in which they will appear Hermila Galindo, Francisco I. Madero and Carmen Serdán, so that the image of the Father of the Nation, Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, will remain in the memory.
The new version of thousand peso bill It will commemorate the Mexican Revolution, started on 20th November 1910, and will incorporate improvements in the security elements with respect to those of the current family.
Just last week the new 100 peso bill was presented, With which Banxico said goodbye to the figure of Nezahualcoyotl to welcome the image of the Mexican poet Sor Juana Ines De La Cruz.
How is the new thousand peso bill?
The new banknote is of a gray tonality and shows on the obverse the image of the heroes of the homeland Francisco I. Madero, Hermila Galindo and Carmen Serdán.
On the reverse side of the banknote there is a design of the rainforest ecosystem, the jaguar, the ceiba and the sapote, as well as the Ancient Mayan City and tropical forests protected from Calakmul, in Campeche, considered world heritage of natural and cultural type.
Francisco I. Madero (1073-1910)
He was born on October 30, 1873, in the city of Parras de la Fuente, Coahuila. Faced with the electoral fraud of 1910, by General Porfirio Diaz, he decided to proclaim the Plan of San Luis, by means of which he ignored the result of the elections, as well as the authorities of the moment and invited the people of Mexico to take up arms in defense of democracy. He died in the Decena Tragica, the military coup orchestrated against him in 1913.
Hermila Galindo (1886-1954)
She is considered one of the most prominent defenders of women’s rights, including the right to vote. He promoted the vote of women before the Constituent Congress of 1917 to be recognized as a right in the Constitution that would be drawn up on February 5, which currently governs us.
Maria del Carmen Serdán (1875-1948)
She is considered a heroine of the Mexican Revolution. It belonged to National Anti-reelection Party, Founded by Francisco I. Madero, who opposed the regime of Porfirio Diaz. In 1913, after the coup in Victoriano HuertaShe was part of the Revolutionary Junta of Puebla and in 1914 she aligned herself with Venustiano Carranza, first head of the Constitutionalist Army, working as a nurse in military hospitals.
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