Vicente Alcover was a well-known dramatist. He was born in Carcar in 1907. After his elementary schooling in Minglanilla, he went on to earn a BSE degree from Southwestern University in Cebu. He taught in the public schools for two years, at the Southwestcoast College in Badian and at the Barili Academy. In 1951, he was principal-director of St. Peter’s Academy in Alegria. He later became teacher-principal at St. Thomas Academy in Siargao, Surigao and a councilor of Carcar in 1938.
He passed away in 1953.