100 Notable alumni of
University of Hong Kong

The University of Hong Kong is 118th in the world, 22nd in Asia, and 1st in China by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 100 notable alumni from the University of Hong Kong sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff. 1 individual affiliated with the University of Hong Kong won Nobel Prizes in Economics.

  1. Carrie Lam

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    Carrie Lam
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    justice of the peacepolitician
    Biography

    Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor is a Hong Kong politician serving as the fourth and current Chief Executive of Hong Kong since 2017 and Chairperson of the Committee for Safeguarding National Security since 2020. She served as Chief Secretary for Administration from 2012 to 2017 and Secretary for Development from 2007 to 2012.

  2. Stanley Ho

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    Stanley Ho
    Years
    1921-2020 (aged 99)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    Studied in 1939-1941
    Occupations
    politicianentrepreneur
    Biography

    Stanley Ho Hung-sun was a Hong Kong-Macau billionaire businessman. His original patrilineal surname was Bosman, which was later sinicized to 何 (Ho). He was of Dutch-Jewish, English and Chinese ancestry. He was the founder and chairman of SJM Holdings, which owns nineteen casinos in Macau including the Grand Lisboa.

  3. Eileen Chang

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    Eileen Chang
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1920-1995 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    screenwriterjournalisttranslatorwriter
    Biography

    Eileen Chang, also known as Chang Ai-ling or Zhang Ailing, her pen name was Liang Jing (梁京), was a Chinese-born American essayist, novelist, and screenwriter. She is a well-known feminist in Chinese history.

  4. Sam Hui

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    Sam Hui
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    Studied in 1969-1972
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm actorsongwritermusician
    Biography

    Samuel Hui Koon-kit, usually known as Sam Hui, is a Hong Kong musician, singer, songwriter and actor. He is credited with popularising Cantopop both via the infusion of Western-style music and his usage of vernacular Cantonese rather than written vernacular Chinese in biting lyrics that addressed contemporary problems and concerns. Hui is considered by some to be the first major superstar of Cantopop, known as the God of Song. As an actor, he is well-known for portraying the main character King Kong in five installments of Aces Go Places film series.

  5. Kay Tse

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    Kay Tse
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    singersongwriterrecording artist
    Biography

    Kay Tse On-kay is a Hong Kong Cantopop singer. She is a prominent figure in Hong Kong music and popular culture and was once frequently referred to in the media as a "grass-roots diva" and "goddess". She is known for songs which deal with social issues and the struggle for democracy in Hong Kong.

  6. Albert Leung

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    Albert Leung
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    lyricistsongwriter
    Biography

    Albert Leung, is a prolific and award-winning lyricist and writer based in Hong Kong.

  7. Edward Leung

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    Edward Leung
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Edward Leung Tin-kei is a Hong Kong politician and activist. He is the former spokesperson of Hong Kong Indigenous, a localist group. He advocates Hong Kong independence, and coined the slogan "Liberate Hong Kong, the revolution of our times" during the 2016 by-election, which was later widely used in 2019–20 Hong Kong protests.

  8. Donald Tsang

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    Donald Tsang
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Sir Donald Tsang Yam-kuen is a former Hong Kong civil servant who served as the second Chief Executive of Hong Kong from 2005 to 2012.

  9. Run Run Shaw

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    Run Run Shaw
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1907-2014 (aged 107)
    Occupations
    entrepreneurfilm producerfilm directorinventoractor
    Biography

    Sir Run Run Shaw, also known as Shao Yifu and Siu Yat-fu, was a Hong Kong entertainment mogul and philanthropist. He was one of the most influential figures in the Asian entertainment industry. He founded the Shaw Brothers Studio, one of the largest film production companies in Hong Kong, and TVB, the dominant television company in Hong Kong.

  10. Alex Fong

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    Alex Fong
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    singeractorfilm actorswimmertelevision actor
    Biography

    Alexander Fong is a Hong Kong actor, singer and swimmer. He was nicknamed "Little Flying Fish" for his swimming achievements. As of 2021,Fong still holds several Hong Kong swimming records (and some youth-grade records). He first represented Hong Kong at the age of 11. Fong has also represented Hong Kong at the Sydney Olympics in 2000. He holds a degree in business administration from the University of Hong Kong. Fong caught the attention of record executives with his popularity amongst teenage girls and became a singer in 2001.

  11. Stephen Shiu

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    Stephen Shiu
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    businesspersonscreenwritertelevision presenterjournalistpolitician
    Biography

    Stephen Shiu is a Hong Kong-based media personality, businessperson, film producer, screenwriter, news presenter, and pundit. He founded Hong Kong Reporter in 2004, an internet radio station focused on live talk radio broadcasting. In 2013 he founded memehk.com, a multimedia news site, after Hong Kong Reporter was closed.

  12. Anson Chan

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    Anson Chan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1940-.. (age 81)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    1959-1962 graduated with Bachelor of Arts in English and English literature
    Occupations
    politiciancivil servant
    Biography

    Anson Maria Elizabeth Chan Fang On-sang, GBM, GCMG, CBE, JP is a retired Hong Kong politician and civil servant who was the first ethnic Chinese and woman to serve as Chief Secretary, the second-highest position in both the British colonial government and the Hong Kong SAR government under the Chinese sovereignty from 1993 until she retired from the government in 2001, sparking speculations of her growing rift with Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa.

  13. Alfred Hui

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    Alfred Hui
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    singeractortelevision actorrecording artist
    Biography

    Alfred Hui Ting-hang is a Hong Kong singer and dentist. He rose to prominence as the eleventh-place finalist in the first season of The Voice (Chinese: 超級巨聲). His debut studio album Departure Trilogy earned gold certification. Hui won multiple best newcomer awards in 2011. He has since released more than ten studio albums.

  14. Alvin Yeung

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    Alvin Yeung
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    politicianbarrister
    Biography

    Alvin Yeung Ngok-kiu is a barrister and politician in Hong Kong. He is the former Leader of the Civic Party and former member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong, representing New Territories East after winning the 2016 by-election. On 11 November 2020, Yeung was disqualified from the Legislative Council, along with three other lawmakers of the pan-democratic camp, by the central government in Beijing on request of the Hong Kong government. A mass resignation of pan-democrats the same day left the Legislative Council without a substantial opposition.

  15. Regina Ip

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    Regina Ip
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    politicianHong Kong civil servant
    Biography

    Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee is a Chinese politician. She is currently a member of the Executive Council (ExCo) and Legislative Council of Hong Kong (LegCo), as well as the founder and current chairperson of the New People's Party. She was formerly a prominent government official of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and was the first woman to be appointed the Secretary for Security to head the disciplinary service. She is also the founder and Chairwoman of Savantas Policy Institute, a think-tank in Hong Kong.

  16. Candy Yuen

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    Candy Yuen
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Candy Yuen Ka-man is a Hong Kong actress and presenter. Yuen was a contestant in the Miss Hong Kong 2009 when she won the Miss Photogenic Award. She is best known for the female lead in The Gigolo (2015) as Michelle.

  17. Mary Jean Reimer

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    Mary Jean Reimer
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    actorlawyer
    Biography

    Mary Jean Reimer, also known as Yung Jing-Jing, is a Hong Kong solicitor, insurance agent and actress.

  18. Sammi Cheung

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    Sammi Cheung
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Sammi Cheung Sau Man is a Hong Kong TVB actress and the first runner-up of Miss Hong Kong 2010.

  19. Jasper Tsang

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    Jasper Tsang
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Jasper Tsang Yok-sing is a Hong Kong politician. He is the founding member of the largest pro-Beijing party the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB) from 1992 to 2003 and the 2nd President of the Legislative Council from 2008 to 2016.

  20. Hsing Yun

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    Hsing Yun
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1927-.. (age 94)
    Occupations
    calligrapherbhikkhu
    Biography

    Hsing Yun is a Chinese Buddhist monk. He is the founder of the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist order as well as the affiliated Buddha's Light International Association in Taiwan. Hsing Yun is considered to be one of the most prominent proponents of Humanistic Buddhism and is considered to be one of the most influential teachers of modern Taiwanese Buddhism. In Taiwan, he is popularly referred to as one of the "Four Heavenly Kings" of Taiwanese Buddhism, along with his contemporaries: Master Sheng-yen of Dharma Drum Mountain, Master Cheng Yen of Tzu Chi and Master Wei Chueh of Chung Tai Shan.

  21. Martin Lee

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    Martin Lee
    Years
    1938-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    politicianbarristerjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Martin Lee Chu-ming, SC, JP is a Hong Kong politician and barrister. He is the founding chairman of the United Democrats of Hong Kong and its successor, the Democratic Party, Hong Kong's flagship pro-democracy party. He was also a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong from 1985 to 1997 and from 1998 to 2008. Nicknamed the "Father of Democracy" in Hong Kong, he is recognised as one of the most prominent advocates for democracy and human rights in Hong Kong and China.

  22. Steven Lo

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    Steven Lo
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Stephen Lo Wai-chung was the Commissioner of Police of the Hong Kong Police Force. He began service in the police in 1984 and served as Commissioner of Police from May 2015 until his retirement in November 2019.

  23. Tanya Chan

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    Tanya Chan
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    politicianbarrister
    Biography

    Tanya Chan is a Hong Kong politician who served as a Legislative Councillor representing Hong Kong Island from 2008 to 2012, and again from 2016 to 2020. She is a founding member of the Civic Party. Chan is sometimes known as the "Zhou Xun of the Civic Party". On 29 Sep 2020, Chan announced that she will quit politics.

  24. Ronny Tong

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    Ronny Tong
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    In 1972 graduated with Bachelor of Laws
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ronny Tong Ka-wah, SC is a Hong Kong Senior Counsel and politician. He is a current non-official member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong. He co-founded the Civic Party and was a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong, representing the New Territories East constituency from 2004 until he quit the party and resigned from the legislature on 22 June 2015, following the historic vote on Hong Kong electoral reform a few days earlier, having switched his political alignment from pro-democracy to pro-Beijing Hong Kong political group Path of Democracy, of which he is currently the convener.

  25. Matthew Cheung

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    Matthew Cheung
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    justice of the peacepolitician
    Biography

    Matthew Cheung Kin-chung, GBM, GBS, JP is a former Hong Kong politician who served as Chief Secretary for Administration from 2017 to 2021. Cheung previously served as the Secretary for Labour and Welfare for ten years. He was awarded the Grand Bauhinia Medal (GBM) by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2017.

  26. Ann Hui

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    Ann Hui
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    actorfilm directorfilm producerscreenwriterfilm actor
    Biography

    Ann Hui On-wah, is a Hong Kong film director, producer, screenwriter and actress who is one of the most critically acclaimed Hong Kong New Wave filmmakers. She is known for her films about social issues in Hong Kong. Her film works cover different categories, including: literary adaptation, martial arts masterpieces, semi-autobiographical works, female issues, social phenomena, political changes, and also thrillers. She served as the president of the Hong Kong Film Director's Guild from 2004 to 2006.

  27. Yuen Kwok-yung

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    Yuen Kwok-yung
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    justice of the peacemicrobiologistphysician
    Biography

    Yuen Kwok-yung is a Hong Kong microbiologist, physician and surgeon. He is a prolific researcher, with most of his nearly 800 papers (as of December 2020) related to research on novel microbes or emerging infectious diseases. He led a team identifying the SARS coronavirus that caused the SARS pandemic of 2003–4, and traced its genetic origins to wild bats. During the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, he has acted as expert adviser to the Hong Kong government.

  28. Priscilla Leung

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    Priscilla Leung
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    lawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Priscilla Leung Mei-fun SBS JP is a barrister and Hong Kong Legislative Councillor, representing the Kowloon West constituency since 2008. She was a member of Kowloon City District Council.

  29. John Shum

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    John Shum
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorfilm producer
    Biography

    John Sham Kin-Fun is a Hong Kong actor and film producer. His English name is sometimes written as John Shum. Whilst known primarily for his comedic acting roles in Hong Kong cinema, he also spent time as a political activist.

  30. Holden Chow

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    Holden Chow
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    politiciansolicitor
    Biography

    Holden Chow Ho-ding is a Hong Kong solicitor and politician. He is vice-chairman of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB), the largest pro-Beijing party in Hong Kong, and a former chairman of Young DAB, its youth wing. He was elected to the Legislative Council of Hong Kong in 2016, through the District Council (Second) "super seat".

  31. Benny Tai

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    Benny Tai
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    docentpoliticianteacher
    Biography

    Benny Tai Yiu-ting, MH is a Hong Kong legal scholar, political figure, and democracy activist. He was an Associate Professor of Law at the University of Hong Kong.

  32. Sophia Chan Siu-chee

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    Sophia Chan Siu-chee
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Biography

    Sophia Chan Siu-chee JP is a Hong Kong professor and politician. She is the incumbent Secretary for Food and Health since 1 July 2017.

  33. Joseph Sung

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    Joseph Sung
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    justice of the peace
    Biography

    Joseph Jao-yiu Sung is a Hong Kong physician and gastroenterologist, and the current Dean of Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), also serving as the Senior Vice President (Health and Life Sciences) of NTU. Previously, he was the Vice-Chancellor and President of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK).

  34. Rimsky Yuen

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    Rimsky Yuen
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    Graduated with Bachelor of Laws
    Occupations
    lawyerjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung is a barrister who served as the third Secretary for Justice of Hong Kong from 2012 to 2018.

  35. Dennis Kwok

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    Dennis Kwok
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Dennis Kwok Wing-hang is a former member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council having represented the Legal functional constituency from 2012 to 2016 and a founding member of Civic Party. In the Legislative Council, he was the Deputy Chairman of both the House Committee and the Panel on Administration of Justice and Legal Services. On 11 November 2020, he was disqualified from the Legislative Council, along with three other lawmakers of the pan-democratic camp, by the central government in Beijing on request of the Hong Kong government. A mass resignation of pan-democrats the same day left the Legislative Council without a substantial opposition. Later that month, Kwok announced his resignation from politics and left Hong Kong. In April 2021, it was reported that he had moved to Canada.

  36. Antony Leung

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    Antony Leung
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    justice of the peacebankerforeign currency traderpolitician
    Biography

    Antony Leung Kam-chung GBS OBE JP is a businessman who served as Financial Secretary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), from 29 May 2001 until his resignation on 16 July 2003.

  37. Alex Chow

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    Alex Chow
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Alex Chow Yong-kang is a social activist from Hong Kong and current doctoral candidate in geography at the University of California, Berkeley. He is a former secretary-general of the Hong Kong Federation of Students and a former Vice-President (External) of the Hong Kong University Students' Union.

  38. Kevin Yeung

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    Kevin Yeung
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Biography

    Kevin Yeung Yun-hung is a Hong Kong government official. He is the current Secretary for Education, serving since 2017.

  39. David Wilson

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    David Wilson
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1935-.. (age 86)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomat
    Biography

    David Clive Wilson, Baron Wilson of Tillyorn, KT, GCMG, FRSE is a retired British administrator, diplomat and Sinologist. Lord Wilson of Tillyorn was the penultimate Commander-in-Chief and 27th Governor of Hong Kong (from 1987 to 1992). He served as Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, the British Monarch's representative to the Assembly, in 2010 and 2011.

  40. Stephen Chan

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    Stephen Chan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    television presenterbroadcasting executive
    Biography

    Stephen Chan Chi-wan, born 1959, is the Chief Advisor of Commercial Radio Hong Kong, and was the chief executive officer of Commercial Radio Hong Kong, and the general manager of Television Broadcasts Limited. On 9 December 2011 Chan announced his resignation as GM effective April 2013.

  41. Frederick Ma

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    Frederick Ma
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    1970-1973 graduated with Bachelor of Arts in economics and history
    Occupations
    justice of the peaceinvestment banker
    Biography

    Frederick Ma Si-hang is a Hong Kong politician and administrator who was chairman of the MTR Corporation from 2015 to 2019.

  42. Lui Che Woo

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    Lui Che Woo
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1929-.. (age 92)
    Occupations
    entrepreneurjustice of the peacebusinessperson
    Biography

    Lui Che Woo, GBM, MBE, JP is a Hong Kong business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is a member of the standing committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, Jiangmen, People's Republic of China, and is a Hong Kong gambling magnate, founder and chairman of listed firms Galaxy Entertainment Group and K. Wah International Holdings Ltd. As of June 2021, he had an estimated net worth of US$19.0 billion and ranked the fourth richest man in Hong Kong according to Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

  43. Alan Leong

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    Alan Leong
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    Graduated with Bachelor of Laws
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Alan Leong Kah-kit, SC is a former member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council, representing the Kowloon East geographical constituency, and the sitting-Chairman of the Civic Party. He was also vice-chairperson of the Independent Police Complaints Council.

  44. Audrey Eu

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    Audrey Eu
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Audrey Eu Yuet-mee is a former member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong and was founding leader of the Civic Party. She was a member of the Executive Committee of the Civic Party, focusing on party development. In politics, Eu has focused on matters relating to the Basic Law.

  45. Gabriel Leung

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    Gabriel Leung
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    researcher
    Biography

    Gabriel Matthew Leung is a Hong Kong physician and epidemiologist, serving as the 40th and current Dean of the Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine at the University of Hong Kong (HKU), where he is also the Helen and Francis Zimmern Professor in Population Health and Chair Professor of Public Health Medicine. Previously, he was Under Secretary for Food and Health at the Government of Hong Kong.

  46. Rita Fan

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    Rita Fan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1942-.. (age 79)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    1965-1967 graduated with Bachelor of Science in chemistry and physics
    1973-1973 graduated with Master of Social Science in psychology
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Rita Fan Hsu Lai-tai is a senior Hong Kong politician. She was the first President of the Hong Kong SAR Legislative Council from 1998 to 2008 and a member of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPCSC).

  47. Albert Ho

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    Albert Ho
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    Graduated with Bachelor of Laws
    Occupations
    solicitorpolitician
    Biography

    Albert Ho Chun-yan is a solicitor and politician in Hong Kong. He is the former chairman (2014–2019) and current vice-chair of the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China, and former chairman of the Democratic Party from 2006 to 2012. He is a solicitor and a former member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong for District Council (Second) constituency.

  48. Law Chi-kwong

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    Law Chi-kwong
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peacehero
    Biography

    Dr Law Chi-kwong, GBS, JP is a Hong Kong politician who is the Secretary for Labour and Welfare. He is an associate professor in social work at the University of Hong Kong.

  49. Leung Yiu-chung

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    Leung Yiu-chung
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politiciantrade unionist
    Biography

    Leung Yiu-chung is a Hong Kong politician. He is a member of the pro-labour Neighbourhood and Worker's Service Centre, part of the pan-democracy camp, and a former long-time member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong. He represented the New Territories West geographical constituency between 1998 and 2016, and the District Council (Second) functional constituency between 2016 and 2020. Leung has also been a member of the Kwai Tsing District Council since 1985.

  50. Akio Hong

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    Akio Hong
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    James "Akio" Hong is a travel writer from Hong Kong who has traveled more than 70 countries. He contributes travel columns on the major newspaper in Hong Kong and China such as Metro Daily, The Sun, Hong Kong Economic Journal, am730 and Headline Daily. His first book 《5000 Years of Adventure》has raised HK$500,000 for Heifer International Hong Kong. The electronic version of this book was ranked No. 1 at the Hong Kong eBook Chart for a consecutive of 13 days. His second book 《10 Stunning Days in Mexico and Cuba》 was published in July 2011.

  51. Edward Yiu

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    Edward Yiu
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Edward Yiu Chung-yim is a Hong Kong scholar and politician. He is a former member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong elected in the 2016 Legislative Council election representing the functional constituency of Architectural, Surveying, Planning and Landscape. On 14 July 2017, Yiu was disqualified by the court over his manner on oath of office at the inaugural meeting of the Legislative Council on 12 October 2016 as a result of the oath-taking controversy.

  52. Harry Shum

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    Harry Shum
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    computer scientistengineer
    Biography

    Heung-Yeung "Harry" Shum is a Chinese computer scientist. He was a doctoral student of Raj Reddy. He was the Executive Vice President of Artificial Intelligence & Research at Microsoft. He is known for his research on computer vision and computer graphics, and for the development of the search engine Bing.

  53. Lee Cheuk-yan

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    Lee Cheuk-yan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politiciantrade unionist
    Biography

    Lee Cheuk-yan is a Hong Kong politician and social activist. He was a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong from 1995 to 2016, when he lost his seat. He represented the Kowloon West and the Manufacturing constituencies briefly in 1995 and had been representing the New Territories West constituency from 1998 to 2016. He is a trade union leader and General Secretary of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions, as well as former chairman of the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China.

  54. Eddie Ng

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    Eddie Ng
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    justice of the peace
    Biography

    Eddie Ng Hak-kim GBS, JP is a former Secretary for Education in the Hong Kong Government. From 2017, he is a temporary adjunct professor at the MBA Centre of Shanghai University.

  55. Elsie Leung

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    Elsie Leung
    Years
    1939-.. (age 82)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Elsie Leung Oi-sie, GBM, JP is a Hong Kong politician and solicitor. She was Secretary for Justice of Hong Kong from 1997 to 2005 and a member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong.

  56. James To

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    James To
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    James To Kun-sun is a Hong Kong lawyer and Democratic Party politician. From 1991 to 2020, To was a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong, representing the District Council (Second) constituency. In his final four years, To was the most senior member in the Legislative Council, and was also the convenor of the pro-democracy caucus from 2016 to 2017. He was also a member of the Yau Tsim Mong District Council representing Olympic.

  57. Johannes Chan

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    Johannes Chan
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    barristeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Johannes Chan Man-mun SC (Hon) is Chair Professor of Law and former Dean of the Faculty of Law (2002-2014) at the University of Hong Kong. He specialises in human rights, constitutional and administrative law, and is the first and only academic silk ever appointed in Hong Kong. He is credited with transforming the University's Faculty of Law into one of the leading law schools in the world during his tenure as Dean.

  58. Tam Tak-chi

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    Tam Tak-chi
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    actorpresenterpoliticianactivist
    Biography

    Tam Tak-chi, also called "Fast Beat" (Chinese: 快必) in his radio career, is a former Hong Kong radio presenter, actor and currently a social activist. He is currently the vice chairman of the pro-democracy political party People Power.

  59. Margaret Ng

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    Margaret Ng
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalistlawyer
    Biography

    Margaret Ng Ngoi-yee is a politician, barrister, writer and columnist in Hong Kong. She was a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong from 1995 to 2012.

  60. Fanny Law

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    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    justice of the peacepolitician
    Biography

    Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun is a non-official member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong. She was awarded the Grand Bauhinia Medal (GBM) by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2017.

  61. Joseph Yam

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    Joseph Yam
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    justice of the peace
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    Joseph Yam Chi-kwong, GBM, GBS, CBE, JP is a Hong Kong statistician, economist and civil servant. He was the first Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong's de facto central bank, holding the position for 16 years. In 2011 Yam was elected to a member of the board of directors of the Swiss Bank UBS AG. In 2014, following UBS AG's restructuring, he was appointed to the board of directors of the UBS Group AG and served in the position till May 2017. He has been a member of the Corporate Culture and Responsibility Committee and the Risk Committee of the UBS Group AG since 2011 and a non-official member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong since 2017.

  62. Kwok Ka-ki

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    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politicianphysician
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    Kwok Ka-ki is a democratic Hong Kong politician. He is a private urology doctor, having graduated from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Hong Kong. Kwok is a member of the Civic Party, having joined on 19 July 2010. On 11 November 2020, he was disqualified from the Legislative Council, along with three other lawmakers of the pan-democratic camp, by the central government in Beijing on request of the Hong Kong government. A mass resignation of pan-democrats the same day left the Legislative Council without a substantial opposition.

  63. Lim Bo Seng

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    Lim Bo Seng
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1909-1944 (aged 35)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Lim Bo Seng was a Chinese resistance fighter based in Singapore and Malaya during World War II. Before the outbreak of World War II, he was a prominent businessman among the Chinese community in Singapore. When the Second Sino-Japanese War broke, he participated in anti-Japanese activities in Malaya and Singapore. During Japanese occupation of Malaya and Singapore, he was tasked to establish Force 136, a guerrilla task force backed by Special Operations Executive (SOE). However, he was captured by Japanese forces and died while interned. He is remembered as a war hero in Singapore and Malaysia.

  64. Paul Zimmerman

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    Paul Zimmerman
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    Graduated with master's degree in transportation planning
    Occupations
    politician
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    Paulus Johannes Zimmerman, better known as Paul Zimmerman, is a Dutch-born Hong Kong environmentalist, politician and businessman. He is a member of the Southern District Council for Pokfulam and CEO of Designing Hong Kong, a group that advocates better urban design.

  65. Edward Yau

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    Edward Yau
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    justice of the peacepolitician
    Biography

    Edward Yau Tang-wah, GBS, JP is the current Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development of Hong Kong. He was the Secretary for the Environment from 2007 to 2012, and from 2012 to 2017, he was the Director of the Chief Executive's Office of Hong Kong.

  66. Ip Kin-yuen

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    Ip Kin-yuen
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Ip Kin-yuen is a former member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong for Education constituency and a chief executive for Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union.

  67. Cecilia Yeung

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    Cecilia Yeung
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    athletics competitorhigh jumper
    Biography

    Cecilia Yeung Man-wai is a high jumper from Hong Kong. She won a silver medal at the 2017 Asian Championships and placed fifth at the 2018 Asian Games.

  68. Frederick Fung

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    Frederick Fung
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    1974-1975 studied social science
    Occupations
    politiciansocial workerjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Frederick Fung Kin-kee, SBS, JP is a former member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong from 1991 to 1997 and from 2000 to 2016 and the former chairman of the pro-democracy Hong Kong Association for Democracy and People's Livelihood (ADPL) from 1989 to 2007.

  69. Pierre Chan

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    Pierre Chan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    physicianpolitician
    Biography

    Pierre Chan is a Hong Kong medical doctor and politician. Chan was elected in the 2016 Hong Kong Legislative Council election through the Medical functional constituency.

  70. Patrick Nip

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    Patrick Nip
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Patrick Nip Tak-kuen is a Hong Kong government official. Since April 2020, he has been Secretary for the Civil Service in Chief Executive Carrie Lam's administration.

  71. Christina Chan

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    Christina Chan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Christina Chan is a political activist in Hong Kong, known for her stand on human rights, democracy and Tibetan independence. She is enrolled in a master's degree in philosophy in the University of Hong Kong.

  72. Anthony Cheung

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    Anthony Cheung
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
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    Anthony Cheung Bing-leung, GBS, JP is a Hong Kong politician and academic. He was the Secretary for Transport and Housing from 2012 to 2017 and 5th President of the Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIEd). He was one of the few government officials coming from a pro-democracy background.

  73. Stephen Lam

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    Stephen Lam
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
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    Stephen Lam Sui-lung was the Chief Secretary for Administration of Hong Kong and Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs.

  74. Jaimes McKee

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    Jaimes McKee
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Jaimes Anthony McKee is a former English-born Hong Kong professional footballer who played as a forward or winger. He is the grandson of former Birmingham midfielder Frank McKee.

  75. Chen Chi-chuan

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    Chen Chi-chuan
    Born in
    Taiwan Flag Taiwan
    Years
    1898-1993 (aged 95)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Chen Chi-chuan, also known as Tan Khe-chhoan was a member of the "Chen family from Kaohsiung". He was a Taiwanese politician and businessman who served as the mayor of Kaohsiung between 1960 and 1968, and the co-founder and chair of Kaohsiung Medical College. Chen is a son of Chen Chung-he (陳中和), a sugar industrialist in the Japanese-ruled Taiwan.

  76. Selina Chow

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    Selina Chow
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    actorjustice of the peacepolitician
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    Selina Chow Liang Shuk-yee is a former Hong Kong television executive and politician. She was a member of the Legislative Council for nearly three decades, and was also a member of the Executive Council. She is honorary chairwoman of the Liberal Party, having formerly been its chairwoman.

  77. Ching Cheong

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    Ching Cheong
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Ching Cheong is a senior journalist with The Straits Times. He is best known for having been detained by the People's Republic of China on allegations of spying for Taiwan. He was imprisoned from April 2005 to February 2008; spending more than 1,000 days in prison.

  78. Andrew Cheng

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    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Andrew Cheng Kar-foo was a Hong Kong politician and solicitor. He is a former Democratic Party member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong representing the New Territories East geographical constituency.

  79. Gary Chan

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    Gary Chan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Gary Chan Hak-kan, BBS, JP is a current member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong. He represents the New Territories East constituency and is a member of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB) political party.

  80. Robert Kotewall

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    Robert Kotewall
    Years
    1880-1949 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    legislator
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    Sir Robert Hormus Kotewall was a British Hong Kong businessman, civil servant and legislator.

  81. Edward Leong

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    Edward Leong
    Years
    1939-.. (age 82)
    Occupations
    physicianjustice of the peacepolitician
    Biography

    Edward Leong Che-hung was the non-official member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong.

  82. Wong Kam-sing

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    Wong Kam-sing
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    architectjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Wong Kam-sing, GBS, JP, with his ancestral home in Shunde, Guangdong, is a Hong Kong architect. Before serving as the current Secretary for the Environment, Wong had held a number of public service positions, including the first Chairman of the Environment and Sustainable Development Committee of the Hong Kong Institute of Architects, the Chairman of the Professional Green Building Council and the Vice Chairman of the Hong Kong Green Building Council. He has contributed to the promotion and research of the standards and guidelines for sustainable built environment applicable to the high-density urban environment of Hong Kong.

  83. Chan Koonchung

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    Chan Koonchung
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    science fiction writer
    Biography

    Chan Koonchung is a Chinese science-fiction writer who has previously lived in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the United States. He currently lives in Beijing. He is the founder of Green Power (綠色力量), Green Garden Organic Farm (綠田園有機農場) and the Hong Kong Film Directors Association (香港電影導演會) among other organizations, and is currently on the international board of directors of Greenpeace. Previously, he worked as a reporter for the Hong Kong tabloid, The Star. In 1976 he co-founded City Magazine (號外) with Qiu Shiwen and Deng Xiaoyu and Hu Junyi. In the 1990s he worked as an overseas publisher for the mainland literary journal Dushu (读书), published by the China Publishing Group (中国出版集团) and SDX Joint Publishing Company (生活读书新知三联书店). In 1991 he played the role of Professor Liu Yuebai in Yan Hao and Xu Ke's adaptation of Ah Cheng's 1984 novel, The Chess Master. His dystopian novel The Fat Years (2009) was published in English by Doubleday in 2011.

  84. Michael Suen

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    Michael Suen
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    justice of the peacepolitician
    Biography

    Michael Suen Ming-yeung GBS CBE; born 7 April 1944) who served as Acting Chief Secretary for Administration in 2005 and 2012 and as Secretary for Education of Hong Kong from 2007 to 2012.

  85. Lee Wing-tat

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    Lee Wing-tat
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Enrolled in the University of Hong Kong
    1976-1980 graduated with Bachelor of Science in zoology and botany
    1980-1982 studied education
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Lee Wing-tat is a former Member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong (LegCo), returned by direct election as representative of the New Territories West constituency. He was the third Chairman of the Democratic Party (DP). He is seen as a conservative inside the party.

  86. Zhu Guangqian

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    Zhu Guangqian
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1897-1986 (aged 89)
    Occupations
    translator
    Biography

    Zhu Guangqian was one of the founder of the study of aesthetics in 20th-century China.

  87. Lam Chiu Ying

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    Lam Chiu Ying
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    meteorologistjustice of the peaceenvironmentalist
    Biography

    Lam Chiu-ying, SBS, also known by the nickname 'Black Ying' (Chinese: 黑英; pinyin: Hēi Yīng), is a Hong Kong meteorologist, bird-watcher, conservationist and blogger. He was the director of the Hong Kong observatory 2003 through 2009. He is also an honorary fellow of the Royal Meteorological Society, an Honorary University Fellow of the University of Hong Kong as well as the honorary president of the Hong Kong Bird Watching Society. Microplanet 64288 Lamchiuying is named after Lam.

  88. Oswald Cheung

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    Oswald Cheung
    Years
    1922-2003 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    barristerjustice of the peace
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    Sir Oswald Victor Cheung was a barrister in Hong Kong, known as the "doyen of the bar".

  89. York Chow

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    York Chow
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
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    York Chow Yat-Ngok, GBS, SBS, MBE, was the Secretary for Food and Health of Hong Kong and a member of the Executive Council. He was appointed as Secretary for Health, Welfare and Food in 2004. The position has since been renamed to Secretary for Food and Health from reshuffling in 2007.

  90. Raymond Tam

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    Raymond Tam
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
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    Raymond Tam Chi-yuen is a Hong Kong politician.

  91. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum

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    Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum
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    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    journalistlawyerpolitician
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    Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, is a Fijian politician and a Cabinet Minister. He is the Fijian Attorney-General and the Minister for Economy, Civil Service and Communications, and also serves the Minister responsible for climate change. He is the third-highest polling candidate from the Fijian general elections of 2014 and 2018.

  92. Yeoh Eng-kiong

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    Yeoh Eng-kiong
    Born in
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    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
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    Dr. Yeoh Eng Kiong, OBE, GBS, JP was the Secretary for Health and Welfare between 1999 and 2002, Secretary for Health, Welfare and Food and a member of the Executive Council between 2002 and 2004 in the Hong Kong Government.

  93. Tin Hong

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    Tin Hong
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    writer
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    Tin Hong is a Hong Kong author living in Taiwan. He has created more than 30 personal works that were widely distributed in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and China. His major works include the REPLAY★AMOEBA Series and the D Series.

  94. Lo Wing-lok

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    Lo Wing-lok
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1954-2015 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    physicianpoliticianjustice of the peace
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    Dr Lo Wing-lok, JP was a Hong Kong doctor and politician. He was the Legislative Councillor for the Medical functional constituency from 2000 to 2004. He was the vice-chairman of the pro-democracy League of Social Democrats but quit the party in late 2007. He ran for the Legislative Council again in 2004, 2008 and 2012 but was not elected. He died from lung cancer in 2015.

  95. Lo Wai-kwok

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    Lo Wai-kwok
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    engineerpoliticianjustice of the peace
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    Lo Wai-kwok, SBS, MH, JP is a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong for the Engineering constituency since 2012 LegCo election, representing the Business and Professionals Alliance for Hong Kong (BPA). In 2016, he succeeded Andrew Leung to become the chairman of the BPA.

  96. Sin Chung-kai

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    Sin Chung-kai
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
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    Sin Chung-kai, SBS, JP is a former member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council. He is the chairman and a member of Kwai Tsing District Council for the Wah Lai constituency. He was one of the two vice-chairmen of the Democratic Party until December 2012, and now serves as a member of the Executive Committee.

  97. Yum-Tong Siu

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    Yum-Tong Siu
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    mathematician
    Biography

    Yum-Tong Siu is the William Elwood Byerly Professor of Mathematics at Harvard University.

  98. Albert Chen

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    Albert Chen
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    juristuniversity teacherjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Albert Chen Hung-yee is a legal scholar in Hong Kong. He was the immediate past Dean of the Faculty of Law of The University of Hong Kong, where he currently serves as the Chair Professor in Constitutional Law.

  99. Lam Woon-kwong

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    Lam Woon-kwong
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    justice of the peacepolitician
    Biography

    Lam Woon-kwong is a Hong Kong politician and civil servant. He has worked as Convenor of the Executive Council and Chairperson of the Equal Opportunities Commission.

  100. Eva Cheng

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    Eva Cheng
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Eva Cheng, GBS was the Secretary for Transport and Housing and the chairman of the Hong Kong Housing Authority in the Hong Kong Government.