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  • 1. Significant Chinese Australians By Chris
  • 2. Chinese Australians Successful in Academics
  • 3. Victor Chang
    • Born in Shanghai.
    • He took interest in medicine after his mother died of breast cancer when he was 12.
    • He was one of Australia’s best heart surgeon.
    • He was good at heart transplants and he was also good at giving people new hearts.
    • He was born in 1936 and he passed away in 1991
  • 4. Chinese Australians Successful in Business
  • 5. Sir Leslie Joseph Hooker
    • He was born in 1903 and passed away in 1976.
    • His original name was Tingyou.
    • He created L.J. Hooker in 1928
    • He retired in 1969 and was knighted in 1973 and he died 3 years later.
    • He created one of Australia's best real estates.
  • 6. Entertainment Successful Chinese Australians
  • 7. Poh Ling Yeow
    • She was born in Malaysia in 1973.Poh spent 9 years of her life in Kuala Lumpur and then she moved to South Australia and began her life being an artist. Soon after she joined MasterChef Australia and came 2 nd.
    One of Poh’s artworks
  • 8. Chinese Australian Politics
  • 9. John So
    • John So was a Chinese Australian businessman who was the 102 nd Mayor of Melbourne.
    • He had the job of being Mayor of Melbourne for the longest time which was 7 and a half years.
    • He was born in Hong Kong in 1946
  • 10. Chinese Australians in Military
  • 11. Billy Sing
    • Billy Sing was one of the best snipers in World War 1. He represented Australia by sniping nearly 150 soldiers in the opposition.
    • He was born in 1886 and he died in 1943.
    • His nicknames were the Murderer and the Assassin
  • 12. Chinese Australians Successful in Sports
  • 13. Cheltzie Lee
    • Cheltzie Lee is a figure skater who represented Australia in the Vancouver winter Olympics.
    • She is the 2010 Australian national champion and the junior national champion in 2007-2008
    • She was born in 1993
  • 14.
    • ‘’ Victor Chang’’, http://www.abc.net.au/schoolstv/australians/chang.htm /(collected18/5/10)
    • ‘’ Leslie Joseph Hooker’’,
    • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leslie_Joseph_Hooker (collected25/5/10)
    • ‘’ Poh Ling Yeow’’ http:// www.pohlingyeow.com/artist.htm
    • (collected1/6/10)
    • ‘’ John So’’ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_So (collected8/6/10)
    • ‘’ Billy Sing’’ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Billy_Sing (collected8/6/10)
    • ‘’ Cheltzie Lee’’ http://www.freebase.com/view/en/cheltzie_lee (collected8/6/10)
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