Wong-Lee Siok Tin

Wong-Lee Siok Tin

BORN 1938 INDUCTED 2017 CATEGORY Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Media THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Standard setter for Singapore’s broadcast journalists Wong-Lee Siok Tin devoted her life to broadcasting. Joining the Ministry of...
Theresa Chan Poh Lin

Theresa Chan Poh Lin

BORN 1943 INDUCTED 2017 CATEGORY Education THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME The Helen Keller of Southeast Asia Theresa Chan Poh Lin was 12 when meningitis took her hearing. Two years later she lost her sight. The daughter of a hawker and a...
Sylvia Kho

Sylvia Kho

BORN 1917 INDUCTED 2017 CATEGORY Business & Enterprise THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneering bridal gown designer and entrepreneur It started as a hobby, then it became a small home-based enterprise, and by the 1970s Sylvia Kho...
Rahimah Rahim

Rahimah Rahim

BORN 1955 INDUCTED 2017 CATEGORY Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Media THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Singapore’s first lady of song Rahimah Rahim was, it could be said, born to be a singer and performer. Her father, Rahim Hamid, was a...
Marjorie Doggett

Marjorie Doggett

BORN 1921 INDUCTED 2017 CATEGORY Advocacy & Activism THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Champion of animal rights She once disguised herself as a laboratory technician so she could find out how animals were being used for research in...
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