Yusof Bin Ishak’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 12, 1910

Death Date

Nov 23, 1970

Age of Death

60 years

Cause of Death

Heart Failure

Place of Death

Nov 23, 1970


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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.

Born to a Malay mother and a Minangkabau father, he grew up with a younger brother (freedom fighter Aziz Ishak) in Terong, Federated Malay States (located in modern-day Malaysia). His wife was Toh Puan Noor Aishah.