The British refugee from China and the founder of a camp for refugees from mainland China on Sunshine Island, Hong Kong
Awardees from 1961
A woman who devoted her life to helping the blind in several Asian countries lead productive and fulfilling lives
An Indian reporter who saw the modern Indian intellectual as the heir to an ethical system and a philosophical culture, and who is judged by his honesty, self-sacrifice and the urge he shows to public service
A Thai doctor who conducted research and experiments that cured thousands of his countrymen from a disfiguring and crippling disease
A feminist whose efforts toward the development of women's rights in Thailand earned her the title Steel Lotus Blossom.