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THE FACES OF ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICANS IN THE U.S. TODAY


ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE CELEBRATION 2009

This slideshow celebrates

Americans of Asian and Pacific Island

descent in observance of

Asian Pacific American

Heritage Month

at OCC.


Maya Kassandra Soetoro-Ng

Indonesian-

American

maternal half-sister of Barack Obama: high school history teacher, university instructor, writer


Hosanna Kabakoro

Fijian Miss Idaho Teen USA 2010


Lucy Liu, Actress, Chinese American


Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Indian American Astrophysicist


Michelle Wie, Korean AmericanProfessional Golfer


Ann Curry, TV News Reporter, of Japanese, French, German, Irish, Scottish descent


Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, wrestler, entertainer, of African-American, Samoan-American heritage


NORMAN YOSHIO MINETASecretary of Transportation under George W. Bush (Japanese American)


African-American & Filipino heritage


DON HO

ENTERTAINER -

OF HAWAIIAN,

CHINESE,

PORTUGUESE,

GERMAN &

DUTCH

ANCESTRY


GARY LOCKE

A Democrat, Locke was the nation's first governor (Washington state) of Chinese ancestry.


MICHELLE KWAN

Chinese-American

OLYMPIC

FIGURE

SKATER


CIBO MATTO

Made up of two Japanese-born musicians, Yuka Honda and Miho Hatori, the hip band CiboMatto means “food madness” in Italian


RON DARLING Hawaiian-born pitcher for the New York Mets


Daniel Kahikina Akaka

A Democrat, Akaka is the first senator of native Hawaiian ancestry and is the only senator of Chinese ancestry.


Vera Wang, Fashion Designer of Chinese descent


Free Burma Day, San Francisco


Kristi YamaguchiFigure Skater, Olympic Champion (1992)(Japanese American)


Tamla OCC Student(Burmese American)


28th Asian American Festival (2007)Houston, Texas


Cambodian American ParadeSan Francisco


John MaedaGraphic Designer & Computer Scientist(Japanese American)


Kurt SuzukiCatcher, Oakland Athletics(Japanese American)


Yulan OCC Student(Chinese American)


Michio KakuTheoretical Physicist (String Theory) (Japanese American)


Most Sanzida OCC Student (Bengali American)With Dr. Mark Ende


Michelle Malkin Commentator and Blogger (Filipino American)


Donald Allan Figueroa Comic Book Artist and Toy Designer(Filipino American)


Koran Cherty CNN Anchor (Nepalese American)


Jason Bartlett Tampa Bay Rays (Filipino American)


Caterina Fake Co-Founder, Flickr.com (Filipino American)


Retired Rear Admiral Eleanor Mariano, MDPhysician of Pres. Reagan, Bush Sr. & Clinton (Filipino American)


Hui Chen OCC International Office(Chinese American)


Tamlyn TomitaActress The Joy Luck Club,The Karate Kid, Part II. (Filipino American)


Johnny DamonNew York Yankees (Thai American)


Maggie QFashion Designer(Vietnamese American)


Dr. An WangFounder of Wang Laboratories (Chinese American)


Meggy Park OCC International Student Counselor (Korean American)


The Wedding Banquet

Green Card

Sense and Sensibility

The Ice Storm

Ride With the Devil

Crouching Tiger

Hidden Dragon

Eat, Drink, Man, Woman

Brokeback Mountain

Ang LeeFilm Director & Writer(Taiwanese American)


Rebecca, OCC Student(Chinese American)& Peter (OCC Tutor)


Neil Horikoshi, President & Executive Director Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (Japanese American)


Sandra Oh

Actress

(Korean American)


Did you know that…

Greg Louganis

Olympic Gold Metalist

and

Tiger Woods

Professional Golfer

…are both of Asian descent?


Johnnie Morton, NFL Football Player…

…is also of Asian descent.


Zubin Mehta

Musician, Conductor

(Indian American)


The Honorable Elaine L. ChaoFormer Secretary of Labor (Taiwanese American)


Nora Jones

Singer

(Asian Descent)


Jim Cho Senior Manager of Asian Marketing & Community Relations, Anheuser-Busch Inc.(Chinese American)


Etuini Haloti Ngata: NFL athlete of Tongan ancestry


Margaret Cho,

Comedienne

(Chinese American)


Keanu Reeves

Actor

(Chinese, English, and Hawaiian descent)


Sant ChatwalPresident and CEO of Hampshire Hotels & Resorts (Indian American)


Jeanette Lee Pool Pro (Korean American)


Connie Chen Founder and President of American Asian Cultural Foundation(Chinese American)


Bobby JindalGovernor of Louisiana(Indian American)


Andrea Jung CEO of Avon (Chinese American)


Sabeer BhatiaCo-founder of Hotmail(Indian American)


Chloe DaoFashion Designer (Vietnamese American)


Mohini BhardwajOlympic Gymnastic Medalist(Indian American)


Amar Bose Physicist and Founder of Bose Corp.(Bengali American)


Maya Lin Architect of Vietnam War Memorial(Chinese American)


Brandon Chillar Professional American Football Player(Indian American)


Lu Zheng & Rebecca OCC Students(both Chinese Americans)


ACTOR KAL PENNINDIAN-AMERICAN


Resources

  • http://www.xnumber.com/xnumber/anwang.htm

  • http://www.google.com/search?source=ig&hl=en&rlz=1W1GGLG_en&q=ANG+LEE

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sandra_Oh

  • http://www.nndb.com/people/705/000025630/

  • http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://bleacherreport.com/images_root/image_pictures

  • http://bestuff.com/stuff/johnnie-morton

  • http://www.iranian.com/May96/Arts/Mehta.html

  • http://www.infoplease.com/biography/var/norahjones.html

  • http://www.infoplease.com/ipea/A0880525.html

  • http://www.infoplease.com/ipea/A0762058.html

  • http://peacecorpsonline.org/messages/messages/2629/2031960.html

  • http://www.apaics.org/pages/about-apaics/corporate-advisory-council.php

  • http://www.apaics.org/pages/about-apaics/corporate-advisory-council.php

  • http://aacfnyc.org/PRESIDENT.htm

  • http://www.apaics.org/pages/about-apaics/corporate-advisory-council.php

  • http://www.goldsea.com/Personalities/Pigs/linm.html

  • http://www.theinsider.com/news/784681_Andrea_Jung

  • http://de.midas.games.yahoo.net/jeanettelee/

  • http://www.womenssportsnet.com/EditModule.

  • http://news.stanford.edu/news/2006/october4/bhatia-100406.html

  • https://unx.webdev.csupomona.edu/irb/TEMP/amar-bose.jpg

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bobby_jindal

  • http://www.arismoistureconsultants.com/PARTNER_INFO.html

  • http://www.hospiceaustin.org/site/pp.asp?c=bdJPITMyA&b=2897799

  • http://www.sepiamutiny.com/sepia/images/BrandonChillar_new.jpg


Resources, cont.

  • http://afraidofedhochuli.blogspot.com/2008/06/2008-mlb-mock-draft.html

  • http://www.cnn.com/CNN/anchors_reporters/images/chetry.kiran.jpg

  • http://www.bumpershine.com/wp-images/posts/sedaka_50.jpg

  • http://www.ece.osu.edu/~cruz/

  • http://www.seibertron.com/images/news/people_donfigueroa.jpg

  • http://api.ning.com/files/55LNYjkq2tR2-gX1PcpV1-uotiT*fI9W9piXlmvBwhg_/Dianne2305.jpg

  • http://www.focusdep.com/images/Michelle_Malkin_1175782934040524.jpg

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caterina_Fake

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eleanor_Mariano

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_C._Scott

  • http://www.onlythebravemovie.com/cast.php?tamlyn_tomita

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tammy_Duckworth

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnny_Damon

  • http://images.askmen.com/galleries/actress/maggie-q/pictures/maggie-q-picture-1.jpg

  • http://singer.myanmarcelebrity.com/2009/01/burmese-american-singer-songwriter.html

  • http://suzannaleaassociates.com/author_list.aspx

  • http://hawthornehomes.blogspot.com/

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haloti_Ngata

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vera_Wang

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michelle_Kwan

  • http://assets.nydailynews.com/img/2009/04/08/amd_kal_penn_house.jpg


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