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Nicasio Asiong Salonga (1924-1951) is a notorious gang leader who was killed by Ernesto Reyes on Coral street in October 8, 1951. He was born and raised in Tondo, aftwerwards he became gang leader. Asiong met and married Alembong Salonga. His life has inspired movies starring Joseph Estrada as Salonga in 1963. Followed by Asiong Meets Alembong (1963) and Salonga Brothers (1965). The film was also remade twice starring Rudy Fernandez in 1978 and George Estregan Jr in 1990