Lim Chin Siong

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Birthday
28, 1933
Birthplace
Singapore
Death Date
Feb 5, 1996 (62)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
28, 1933
Birthplace
Singapore
Death Date
Feb 5, 1996 (62)

About

Leftist Singaporean politician who co-founded the People's Action Party in 1954, and was jailed for leading violent riots.

Before Fame

He was expelled from school for his activities with the Anti-British League.

Trivia

He was a trade union leader and often led labor protests.

Family Life

He went into exile in London with his family upon being released from prison but returned to Singapore in 1979.

Associated With

He and Lee Kuan Yew founded the People's Action Party.