Dr.Wu (centre) with Tunku Abdul Rahman (left) and Tan Cheng Lock, taken in Ipoh in the late 50s. TODAY would have been the 137th birthday of Dr Wu Lien-Teh (pix, centre).Born in Penang in 1879, he was truly one of the greatest public health specialists and legends of the last century. Article type: metered User access status: 3 Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights Tags / Keywords: Opinion , Letters , Dr Wu Lien-Teh Found a mistake in this article? Report it to us. What is the issue about? Spelling and grammatical error Factually incorrect Story is irrelevant This field is mandatory This field is mandatory Email (optional) Please enter valid email. Report issue Report issue Cancel Invalid captcha response. Please re-try again. Thank you for your report!