China Lee
China Lee
China Lee is an American model and actress. She was Playboy's Playmate of the Month for the August 1964 issue. Her centerfold was photographed by Pompeo Posar. She was the first Asian American Playmate. According to her Playmate profile, her name is pronounced "chee-na" to rhyme with "Tina". Lee appeared at the end of Woody Allen's What's Up, Tiger Lily?, performing a striptease. She married comedian Mort Sahl in 1967. They divorced in 1991.
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Chrysler Ordered to Pay $150 Million, and More
Wall Street Journal - almost 2 years
What's News: A jury found Chrysler responsible for Jeep crash. Employers slowed hiring in March. Toyota Motor Corp. will build factories in Mexico and China. Lee Hawkins reports. Photo: Getty
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John Tepper Marlin: China's Labor Unions - New Tendrils
Huffington Post - over 4 years
Mike Lee, Lead Trainer for China, and Eliza Wright, Development Manager, SAI.In June 2010, a nonviolent eight-day strike of 1,700 workers at the Honda factory in Zhongshan attracted international attention. Within three weeks, it was the third Honda auto parts factory in Guangdong province to suffer a work stoppage, along with plants in Shenzhen and Foshan. In addition to the issue of inadequate wages, the workers at the Honda plants were pressing to have their own union, because they felt that the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) was not representing them adequately. On August 4, I was privileged to talk about these questions with Mike Lee, Lead Trainer for Social Accountability International (SAI) in China, shown in photo with SAI's Development Manager, Eliza Wright. Like Rishi Singh, Lee was in the United States for SAI planning sessions. (See my prior post on workplace developments in India, and note my disclosure that I have been married for 41 years t ...
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US yet to decide F-16 C/D sales to Taiwan: official - Focus Taiwan News Channel
Google News - over 5 years
On mentioning US Vice President Joseph Biden's recent trip to China, Lee assured reporters that the communications between Taiwan and the US have been smooth over the past three years. He said the US briefed the representative office about Biden's
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Russia and North Korea in talks on links - Financial Times
Google News - over 5 years
Officially, South Korea takes the same attitude towards Mr Kim's trip to Russia as it took towards his visits to China. Lee Myung-bak, president, has said he welcomes Mr Kim gaining any insight into how to develop his country's infrastructure and
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Chinese remake planned for Korean hit My Wife Is A Gangster - Screen International
Google News - over 5 years
... Korea and mainland China. Lee Soonyeol and Zeng Hui, the heads of Hyunjin Cinema and Yunyunnan Culture Investment respectively, signed the deal earlier this month in Seoul during a visit to KOFIC by 40 Chinese production and investment companies
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Stanford's Lee discusses jealousy, chocolate and visiting China - Palo Alto Online
Google News - over 5 years
Asked if she would live in China Lee replied: No, I love America, but for sure I would come on vacations. "Going back to America, I will work on the mistakes I made here and as any other swimmer, I will try my best qualifying at the US Olympic Trials
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8/20: Chris Tucker at Comerica Theatre - Arizona Republic
Google News - over 5 years
"Rush Hour 2" (2001): When the action moves to China, Lee stresses how he has the upper hand: "In Hong Kong, I am Michael Jackson and you are Toto!" Carter: "You mean Tito! Toto is what we ate for dinner last night!" "Rush Hour 3" (2007): Carter and
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Gravity Collection's Dickson Lee Opens New Chinese/ Pan Asia Office - PR Newswire (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gravity Collection, Inc. is pleased to announce its Board of Director's member, Dickson Lee, has opened a new Gravity Collection, Inc. office in Beijing, China. Lee recently joined the Board of Directors and moved to Beijing,
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Casting Complete for New Rock Opera Winner Take All, Helmed By John Carrafa - Playbill.com
Google News - over 5 years
... associate vocal director Stanley Hopkins, lighting designer Brett Maughan, scenic designer Neil Patel, sound designer Daniel Neumann, costume designer China Lee, production stage manager Ryan B. Gibbs and assistant stage manager Matthew Kurtis Lutz
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Sermon, Brattle Street Church, Boston, - Strategy Page
Google News - over 5 years
In 1920 Willis A. Lee – later nicknamed "Ching Chong China Lee" in the Fleet -- won five gold medals for marksmanship at the Olympics in Antwerp, and later went on to become the most successful American battleship admiral of all time
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Revenge on Choong Hann's mind in last outing at Wembley - Malaysia Star
Google News - over 5 years
The others in the lower half of the draw with him are second seed Lin Dan of China, Lee Hyun-il of South Korea, Du Pengyu of China, Sho Sasaki of Japan, Peter-Gade Christensen of Denmark and Simon Santoso of Indonesia. In the top half are world No
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Ocean Buffet washes into old Bella Luna - Ocala
Google News - over 5 years
“It's as good as at China Lee.” China Lee on East Silver Springs Boulevard near Kmart has been the favorite of the Singletons for some time. “This is closer,” Billie says. “We'll probably go to both places, maybe take turns.” Party animals welcome: By
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Old soldiers turn their fire on KMT - Taipei Times
Google News - over 5 years
Despite having joined the Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) forces to fight the Japanese invasion of China, Lee Li-chun (李力群), a veteran and son of former high-ranking Taiwan-born General Lee Yu-pang (李友邦), yesterday panned the KMT over its abuse
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Fewer Benefits Than Expected from Korea-EU FTA - The Chosun Ilbo
Google News - over 5 years
The prices of most European home appliances will not be lowered even though the 8-percent tariff will be lifted, because they are actually made in China. Lee Sang-gu of the Korean subsidiary of Dutch home appliance maker Philips, said,
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Who's who in the graft case involving former president - China Post
Google News - over 5 years
Lee Teng-hui (李登輝) — first Taiwan-born president of the Republic of China. Lee served as president from 1988 until 2000. He will be the second president to stand trial for graft charges after Chen Shui-bian. Liu Tai-ying (劉泰英) — former KMT
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Stan Lee's new superpower: film financing - Variety
Google News - over 5 years
Stan Lee's superheroes are making the leap to Asia, with the comicbook vet launching Magic Storm Entertainment as a way to turn his characters into films in territories including China. Lee's Pow!
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    TWENTIES
  • 1967
    Age 24
    She married comedian Mort Sahl in 1967. They divorced in 1991.
    More Details Hide Details Their only child, Mort Sahl, Jr. died on March 27, 1996 at the age of 19.
  • 1964
    Age 21
    She was Playboy's Playmate of the Month for the August 1964 issue.
    More Details Hide Details Her centerfold was photographed by Pompeo Posar. She was the first Asian American Playmate. According to her Playmate profile, her name is pronounced "chee-na" to rhyme with "Tina". Lee was born in New Orleans, Louisiana to Chinese parents who had emigrated to the United States after their marriage. The family owned a laundry. She is the youngest of eight children and the younger sister of Harry Lee, who served as the sheriff of Jefferson Parish, Louisiana for about 28 years. Lee worked as a hairstylist and waitress, then as a Playboy Club Bunny, before appearing in Playboy. She had been a "Training Bunny," which required her to travel to different Playboy Clubs to teach prospective Bunnies their duties. Lee appeared at the end of Woody Allen's What's Up, Tiger Lily?, performing a striptease.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1942
    Born
    Born on September 2, 1942.
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