Aung San Suu Kyi

Demorcratic Rights

Aung San Suu Kyi and Why She's Important

Aung San Suu kyi is so important because she fought for the democratic rights of the Burmese people.

Why Aung San Suu Kyi Was Put Under House Arrest

Aung San Suu Kyi was put under house arrest on July 21st, 1989, because the National league for democracy (led by Aung San Suu Kyi) won the elections but the military leader of Burma, refused to step down and didn't recognise the election results, so he put elected democracy leaders including Suu Kyi under house arrest.

Aung San Suu Kyi's Family

Background Information On Aung San Suu Kyi

Background Information

Name: Aung San Suu Kyi

Occupation: Political Leader

Birth Date: June 19th,1945 (Age 68)

Education: University of Oxford

Place of Birth: Yangoon, Myanmar

Full Name: Aung San Suu Kyi

AKA: Daw Aung San Suu Kyi


Aung San Suu Kyi's Quote

Aung San Suu Kyi once said this to the Burmese people: " When someone doesn't have a gun in his hand, he or she tries harder to use his or her mind sense of compassion and intelligence to work out a solution''.

What I Have Learnt By Doing This

I have learnt that Aung San Suu Kyi was a great person to everyone, especially to the Burmese people. I am now glad that I have learnt about Aung San Suu Kyi and that I have studied her. I now know that there are a lot of people out there who want to make a difference.