Abdullah Hussain





Abdullah Hussain

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born
in Yan, Kedah, Malaysia
March 25, 1920

gender
male


About this author

National Laureate, Dato' Abdullah bin Hussain, was born on 25 March 1920 at
Sungai Limau Dalam, Yan Kedah. In 1926, he received his early education at the Malay School until he passed his standard five in 1931 and continued his education at the St. Michael School, Alor Setar, Kedah from 1935 till 1933. Later in 1935, he continued his studies at the Anglo Chinese School, Alor Setar, Kedah until he passed his standard VII. During the Japanese occupation in the year 1943, he had a chance to study at the Syonan Koa Kunrenzo (Training School for Top Ranking Officers) in Singapore for three months.

Career

* Assistant Store-keeper, at a tin mine in Pahang (1939)
* Served in the Publication Department, Sahabat newspaper, Penang (1939)
* Assistant Edi
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