Nilawan Pintong Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Net Worth

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Nilawan Pintong (Khun Nilawan Pintong)

Last Updated: 07 Feb, 2023 | Views: 527

Age: 101

Profession: Social Worker

Other Profession(s): Editor, Feminist

Famous For: Founder of the Ounakorn Center and Satree Sarn Magazine

Higher Education: Graduated

Nilawan Pintong Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
06 Dec, 1915 (101 Years 02 Months 1 Day)

Birth Country
Thailand

Birth Place
Bangkok

Birth Sign
Sagittarius

Religion
Buddhism

Nationalities
Thai

Died on
07 Feb, 2017

Nilawan Pintong Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Khun Nilawan Pintong, born on 6 December 1915 and died on 7 February 2017, was a Thai feminist who championed women's rights. She founded an empowerment center and a magazine for women called Satree Sarn, Thailand's first women's publication. In addition, she is the first Thai to receive the Ramon Magsaysay Award for Public Service. She and the other award recipients received $10,000, a gold medal, and a certificate for their role in empowering Thai women.
Career:
A year after teaching in a secondary school under the Ministry of Education, she was appointed chief of the Official Publications Section and then chief of the Foreign Press Section. 
Nilawan established Satree Sarn Magazine with the assistance of three friends despite the lack of funds. Its topics covered many topics, from fashion to crafts to art to literature. Within three years, it became Thailand's most widely read the magazine.
Achievements and Awards:
A Ramon Magsaysay Public Service Award was presented to her.
Chulalongkorn University awarded her an Honorary Doctorate of Arts.
Unknown facts:
Her publications include Daroon Sarn (Youth's Magazine), a weekly magazine for adolescents and young adults, and Sapdha Sarn, a weekly news magazine. As part of her collaboration with the Thai Library Association, she also provided translation services and a weekly radio program. 

Nilawan Pintong Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 165 cm
In Meters 1.65 m
In Feet & Inches 5'4"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 57 kg
In Pounds 125 Ibs

Eye Color
Black

Hair Color
Black

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