Loke Yew date of birth:

1846

How old was Loke Yew when died?

71

Where was Loke Yew born?

Yayaozhen, Jiangmen, China

When did Loke Yew die?

February 24, 1917

Where did Loke Yew die?

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Loke Yew body shape:

Average

What color are Loke Yew's eyes?

Black

What color is Loke Yew's hair?

Grey

Is Loke Yew gay or straight?

Straight

What is Loke Yew's ethnicity?

Asian

What is Loke Yew nationality?

Singaporean

What is Loke Yew's occupation?

Philanthropist

Short Biography

Loke Yew (simplified Chinese: 陆佑; traditional Chinese: 陸佑; pinyin: Lù Yòu), born Wong Loke Yew, CMG, LL.D. (1845–1917) was a Chinese-born, of Cantonese descent, business magnate. He was a famous businessman and philanthropist in British Malaya. He was regarded as the richest man in British Malaya during his time and played a significant role in the growth of Kuala Lumpur and was also one of the founding fathers of Victoria Institution in Kuala Lumpur.