Mahathir bin Mohamad's wax figure at Madame Tussauds Bangkok


Mahathir bin Mohamad

“I don’t accept things at face value, you cannot trust what you hear or see. Don’t jump to conclusions without thinking”

Mahathir bin Mohamad served as the 4th Prime Minister of Malaysia from 1981 until 2003, when he retired. He held the post for 22 years making him one of the longest serving and most influential leaders in Asia

The son of a schoolmaster, he was educated at Sultan Abdul Hamid College and the University of Malaya in Singapore where he studied medicine

First elected to parliament in 1964 as a member of the United Malays National Organisation, he became a forceful advocate of policies to ensure Malaysia’s economic success and modernisation

Born Mahathir bin Mohamad on 20th December 1925 in Kedah, Malaysia

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