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Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu KyiAKA Suu Kyi

Born: 19-Jun-1945
Birthplace: Rangoon, Burma

Gender: Female
Religion: Buddhist
Race or Ethnicity: Asian
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist

Nationality: Myanmar
Executive summary: Burmese activist, Nobel Prize recipient

Father: U Aung San (Prime Minister of Burma, d. assassination)
Mother: Ma Khin Kyi ("Daw Khin Kyi", d. 27-Dec-1988)
Brother: Aung San Oo (older)
Brother: (d. 1945 drowning)
Husband: Michael Aris (m. 1-Jan-1972, d. 27-Mar-1999 prostate cancer)
Son: Alexander (b. 1973)
Son: Kim (b. 1977)

    High School: New Delhi, India
    University: Lady Shri Ram College, New Delhi
    University: University of Delhi
    University: BA Philosophy, Oxford University (1967)
    Scholar: Kyoto University (1985-86)
    University: London School of Oriental and African Studies

    House Arrest (31-May-2003 to 13-Nov-2010)
    House Arrest (Sep-2000 to 6-May-2002)
    House Arrest (20-Jul-1989 to 10-Jul-1995)
    Nobel Peace Prize 1991
    Sakharov Prize 1990
    Thorolf Rafto Memorial Prize 1990
    Hague Appeal for Peace Honorary Committee
    Hunger Strike

    Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country (12-Nov-2008) · Herself

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