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Onn Jaafar

Dato' Onn bin Jaafar (Malaysian politician), 1895 Johor Bahru, Malaya [now in on any word to see a definition from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary.

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The Star, Sunday January 4, 2009 When race didn't matter By CH
oppose UMNO under the leadership of Dato' Onn Jaafar.
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7) Head Prefect in 1995-96 during Secondary School at Sek. Men. Datin Onn Jaafar.
Political Culture and Nation Building: Whither Bangsa Malaysia?

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Bukit Kepong Tragedy: The 25 Policemen Were True Nationalists, Says Kaprl
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 29 (Bernama) -- The 25 policemen who defended the Bukit Kepong police station in 1950, Datuk Onn Jaafar and Tunku Abdul Rahman were true nationalists, said DAP chairman Karpal Singh.
Mat Sabu to sue Utusan over 'false report'
Utusan also quoted him as saying that the country's first prime minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman, and Umno's first president, Onn Jaafar, should not be recognised as freedom fighters because they were also British officers.
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The perverse logic of Mat Sabu
By the same perverse logic, he said, we, as a nation, were wrong to credit the struggle for independence to Datuk Onn Jaafar or Tunku Abdul Rahman, since they were, as he argued, officers of the colonial government.
The Pleasures Of Merdeka From An Old Soldier's Perspective
The efforts of people such as Datuk Onn Jaafar and Tuanku Abdul Rahman paved the way for independence so that the Malay Federation gained independence on 31 Aug, 1957.

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Onn Jaafar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dato' Sir Onn bin Ja'afar, KBE (1895–January 19, 1962) was a Malay politician and a Menteri Besar (Chief Minister) of Johore in Malaysia, then Malaya.
Onn Jaafar - Sejarah Malaysia
Dato' Onn Jaafar was born in 1895 at Bukit Gambir, Johor Bahru.
Onn Jaafar: The Pioneer of Malaya's Struggle for Independence
Aug 30, 2010 Dato Onn Jaafar was born in 1895 at Bukit Gambir, Johor Bahru. His father Dato Jaafar Haji.
'Would Hisham have arrested Onn Jaafar?' « Lim Kit Siang
UMNO Online - Dato' Onn Jaafar
18 Okt 2010 Yang Dipertua UMNO pertama, Dato' Onn Jaafar di Johor Bahru pada 1895.

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