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Kuan Yew Lee (1923–2015)

Kuan Yew Lee was born on September 16, 1923 in Singapore as Harry Lee Kuan Yew. He was married to Kwa Geok Choo. He died on March 23, 2015 in Outram, Singapore. See full bio »


(age 91) in Outram, Singapore

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 1996 Fatal Reaction: Singapore (Documentary)
Himself (as Lee Luan Yew)
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 2018 Paul Murray Live (TV Series)
- Episode #9.103 (2018) ... Himself
 2017 Weekend Today (TV Series)
- Episode dated 17 December 2017 (2017) ... Himself (uncredited)
 2015 1987: Untracing the Conspiracy (Documentary)
 2015 Sunrise (TV Series)
- Episode dated 23 March 2015 (2015) ... Himself
 1967 Four Corners (TV Series)
- Episode dated 8 July 1967 (1967) ... Himself

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Lee Luan Yew

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[observation, 2013] My greatest satisfaction in life comes from the fact that I have spent years gathering support, mustering the will to make this place meritocratic, corruption-free and equal for all races - and that it will endure beyond me, as it has.


Mr. Lee was the first and longest-serving prime minister of Singapore, guiding it through a traumatic split with Malaysia in 1965. He helped transform what was then a sleepy port city into a global trade and financial centre. Handing over the leadership to a younger generation in 1990, he remained an influential figure for many more years. See more »

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