Lim Boon Keng

Dr. Lim Boon Keng (simplified Chinese: 林文庆; traditional Chinese: 林文慶; pinyin: Lín Wénqìng; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Lîm Bûn-khìng; 18 October 1869–1 January 1957), OBE, was a Chinese physician who promoted social and educational reforms in Singapore in the early 20th century. Lim was of Peranakan descent, with ancestry from Hai Teng district in Fujian, China.

Read more about Lim Boon Keng:  Early Life, Career, President of OCA, Later Life, Family, Legacy

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