Mr Lee Kuan Yew (1923 to 2015), Singapore Founding Father
MR LEE KUAN YEW
(16 September 1923 – 23 March 2015)
Singapore Founding Father
Mr Lee’s legacy is modern Singapore. For millions within and without Singapore, his name is synonymous with the modern city republic.
“I have spent my life, so much of it,” he told journalists in 2011, “building up this country. There’s nothing more that I need to do. At the end of the day, what have I got? A successful Singapore. What have I given up? My life.”