Liste de Célèbres Personnes nées à Singapour
Kygo, de son vrai nom Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll, né le à Singapour, est un DJ, musicien, auteur-compositeur et producteur norvégien. Il est connu pour ses compositions Firestone feat Conrad Sewell (2014) et Stole the Show feat. Parson James (2015). En 2015, il est classé 33e au DJ Mag Top 100 DJ puis 26e l'année suivante.
Paul Lim Leong Hwa, known simply as Paul Lim, is a Singaporean professional darts player. He was the first player to hit a perfect nine-dart finish during the Embassy World Darts Championship, which he achieved in 1990 during his second round match against Jack McKenna. Lim won £52,000 for his nine-darter, which was £28,000 more than Phil Taylor won for winning the tournament. His nine-darter remained the only nine-dart game to have been achieved in either version of the world championships, until Raymond van Barneveld hit one against Jelle Klaasen in the quarter-final of the 2009 PDC World Darts Championship. It was however the only nine-dart finish ever achieved at the BDO World Darts Championship as no other was achieved prior to the conclusion of the its final edition in 2020.
Muhammad Taqi Aljaafari Bin Jahari
Muhammad Taqi Aljaafari Bin Jahari is a Singaporean international football referee. He has been a FIFA listed referee since 2012, and has also refereed a number of AFC Champions League matches. Taqi Aljaafari has also refereed matches in the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India.
Hazel Poa Koon Koon is a Singaporean politician and businesswoman who previously served as vice chairman of the Progress Singapore Party. She is a Non-constituency Member of Parliament of the 14th Parliament of Singapore since 16 July 2020.
David Ong Kim Huat, BBM, has served as a Member of Parliament for Jurong Group Representation Constituency (GRC), Adviser to Jurong GRC Grassroots Organisations (GROs) and Chairman of the Jurong Town Council since 2011. His term ended abruptly on 12 March 2016 citing personal reasons in a letter which is published by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
Chiam See Tong
Chiam See Tong is a Singaporean former politician under the Singapore People's Party and lawyer who served as the second longest-serving opposition Member of the Parliament (MP) after Low Thia Khiang, having represented the constituency of Potong Pasir in Parliament from 1984 to 2011.
Peter Albert Charles Senior is an Australian professional golfer who has won more than twenty tournaments around the world.
Carrie Perrodo, née Ka Yee Wong en 1950 ou 1951 à Hong Kong ou à Singapour, est une femme d'affaires et milliardaire française. Elle est la propriétaire de la compagnie pétrolière Perenco, qu'elle a cofondé avec son mari Hubert Perrodo. En 2018, sa fortune est évaluée à 6 milliards d'euros, faisant d'elle la 10e fortune française selon le magazine Forbes.
Wong Shoon Keat
Wong Shoon Keat was a badminton player from Singapore. He won Singapore's first ever badminton gold at the 1983 SEA Games and to date, is Singapore’s only title winner in the men’s singles event. That year, he pulled off an upset over reigning world champion Icuk Sugiarto of Indonesia, and beat another Indonesian star, Hastomo Arbi in the final. His son, Derek Wong, was Singapore’s top male shuttler.
Shunmugam Jayakumar, often known as S. Jayakumar, is a Singaporean retired politician, diplomat, lawyer and author who served as Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore between 2004 and 2009. A member of the governing People's Action Party (PAP), he was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bedok SMC between 1980 and 1988, the Bedok ward of Bedok GRC between 1988 and 1997, and East Coast GRC between 1997 and 2011.
Donald John Logan Bennet,, known as John Bennet, is a British archaeologist, classicist, and academic, who specialises in the Aegean civilisations. He has been Professor of Aegean Archaeology at the University of Sheffield since 2004, and Director of the British School at Athens since 2015. He previously taught at the University of Cambridge, the University of Wisconsin–Madison and the University of Oxford.
Kendrick Lee Yen Hui
Kendrick Lee Yen Hui is one of Singapore's best badminton players.
Vanessa Neo Yu Yan
Vanessa Neo Yu Yan is a badminton player from Singapore specializing in doubles. She represented Singapore in 2014 Commonwealth Games, where she won a bronze medal in the team competition.
Janice Koh is a Singaporean actress and a former Nominated Member of Parliament in Singapore.
Selena Tan is a Singaporean executive producer, director, writer and actress. She is best known as one of the cabaret trio, the Dim Sum Dollies. In 2000, Selena founded Dream Academy, which produced a variety of performance shows.
Goh Cheng Liang
Goh Cheng Liang is a Singaporean billionaire businessman who founded Wuthelam Holdings, which manufactures paint and coatings.