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In 1881, he left for Spain to study at the Universidad Central de Madrid. He became a member of the editorial staff of the newspaper España en Filipinas published by the Filipino reformists.

He worked closely with Rizal and Marcelo H. del Pilar to for a committee that will work for the unification of the Filipino groups into one entity under one head.

Back in Cebu in 1891, he became segundo teniente of the Ayuntamiento of Cebu. He was the magistrado suplente in the Audencia de la Criminal in Cebu until the outbreak of the revolution.

After being imprisoned at the Cotta de Cebu, he was sentenced to death by military court. Luckily for him, the ex-minister of the colonies, Segismundo Monet, intervened and Llorente was freed.

A propagandist, he was a member of the editorial staff of España en Filipinas, a newspaper published by the Filipino reformists.

He was also a member of the nationalist society called R.D.L.M which was founded by Jose Rizal in Paris, France.

Date of Birth: May 22, 1863
Place of Birth: Cebu
Date of Death: 1940

Values Exhibited:
  Love for fellowmen

Learning Message:

Ang pagkakaisa ng bayan ay kailangan para makamit ang kapayapaang nagbibigay-daan sa kaunlaran. (Unity in the nation is needed to achieve peace that leads to progress.)

Ang pagmamahal sa bayan ay maipamamalas sa iba't-ibang paraan. (Love of country can be shown in a number of ways.)

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