THAM YEW CHIN

THAM YEW CHIN

BORN 1950 INDUCTED 2019 CATEGORY Arts/ Culture/ Entertainment/ Media THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Award-winning writer Tham Yew Chin is the best-known Singapore writer in China. Going by the pen name of You Jin, the former journalist...
ZAHRAH ZA’BA

ZAHRAH ZA’BA

BORN 1920 INDUCTED 2019 CATEGORY Arts/ Culture/ Entertainment/ Media THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneer of Malay broadcasting During the 1950s and 1960s, when radio was a major influence in the Malay community, Zahrah Za’ba ruled the...
Geraldene Lowe-Ismail

Geraldene Lowe-Ismail

BORN 1938 INDUCTED 2018 CATEGORY Arts / Culture / Media THE HONOURED INDUCTEES TO THE SINGAPORE WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME Pioneering tour guide She has been called Singapore’s ‘oldest streetwalker’, a label that Geraldene Lowe-Ismail accepts with a hearty laugh. For nearly...
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...
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...