Yusof Bin Ishak

Yusof Bin Ishak's Death

Born (Birthday) August 12, 1910

Death Date November 23, 1970

Age of Death 60 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession World Leader

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Biography - A Short Wiki

From 1965 until his death in 1970, he served as the first President of Singapore. Also notable as a journalist, he established a Malay-language newspaper titled Utusan Melayu.

Before heading the then-newly-formed Republic of Singapore, he served in the Singapore National Cadet Corps and held office as Head of State of Malaysian-controlled Singapore.

In his youth, he was educated at the Victoria Bridge School and the Raffles Institution.