Famous Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
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May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. And what better way to celebrate it than to bring you a list of famous Asians and Pacific Islanders. This May celebration originated in Congress and dates back to 1977. It started off as just a week, but by 1990 it had turned into a whole month of recognizing Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage.
In honor of this special month, click through the following gallery and see how many of these famous Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders you know.
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CELEBRITY Celebrity deaths
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