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Asian American Heritage __ This page presents ten notable Asian Americans who have contributed to American culture - From scholastic.com - http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/asian-american/notables.htm 

Biography - Mr. and Mrs. Tin-Yuke Char __ "The late Tin-Yuke Char was a prominent Honolulu businessman, scholar, and local historian. During their life together, Tin-Yuke and his wife Wai Jane produced numerous books and studies documenting the history of the Chinese in Hawaii." - illustrated - From Kapi'olani Community College - http://library.kcc.hawaii.edu/main/char/about/charbio.htm

Dr An Wang __ Learn about Dr. Wang, the founder of Wang Laboratories. "An immigrant from China who arrived to the US in 1945 after losing most of his family to the turbulent times of the Japanese invasion...." - From xnumber.com - http://www.xnumber.com/xnumber/anwang.htm 

 

Encyclopedia: List of famous Chinese Americans __ "The following is a list of Chinese Americans who are famous, have made significant contributions to the American culture or society politically, artistically or scientifically, or have appeared in the news numerous times" - From nationmaster.com - http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/List-of-famous-Chinese-Americans

Famous Asian Americans __ Photos and brief bios of Many famous Asian Americans. A PDF file - illustrated - From wjcc.k12.va.us - http://www.wjcc.k12.va.us/content/programs/minorityachivement/pdfs-docs/050508-Famous%20Asian%20American%20Culture3.pdf

Famous Firsts by Asian Americans __ Famous firsts from From politicians to professional athletes. - From infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/spot/apahmfirsts.html  

List of Iranian Americans __ A list of names of notable Iranian-Americans along with biographical materials. - from Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Iranian_Americans 

List of Japanese Americans __ "The following is a list of famous Japanese Americans who have made significant contributions to the American culture or society artistically or scientifically, or have appeared in the news numerous times" - From answers.com - http://www.answers.com/topic/list-of-japanese-americans

List of Japanese Americans __ A list of famous Japanese Americans along with articles. - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Japanese_Americans

List of Korean Americans __ "The following is a list of Korean Americans (and Korean Canadians) who have made significant contributions to North American culture, society, or science, or have otherwise achieved celebrity" - From Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Korean_Americans
 
List of Filipino Americans __ This is a list of notable Filipino Americans with biographical links. - From Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Filipino_Americans

Noteworthy and Famous Chinese-Americans __ "Not every Chinese American is a kung-fu master or a math geek. Really. Welcome to the Web's most comprehensive list of noteworthy Chinese American trailblazers and role models." - From yellowbridge.com - http://www.yellowbridge.com/people/  


 
The Philip Ahn Admiration Society __ "Philip Ahn was born in Los Angeles on March 29, 1905, the son of An Ch'ang-ho, a celebrated leader of the Korean independence movement. In an acting career spanning four decades, he became one of the best-known Asian American character actors in Hollywood films and on television." - philipahn.com - http://www.philipahn.com/ 

A Tradition of Filipino Americans in Sports __ Learn about the Filipino American sports greats. - illustrated - From Eloisa Gomez Borah - http://personal.anderson.ucla.edu/eloisa.borah/filamsports/filamsports.htm 


 

 

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