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7.22.2006

Emme Tomimbang




Emme Tomimbang


  • 1st Filipina-American TV news anchor in Hawaii (1975)


QUOTE

“Filipinos have a strong, artistic expression. They work very hard at their artistry, and they have pride.”


FATHER: Eutiquio Tomimbang (Tommy)

Emme’s father, Tommy Tomimbang, is the founder of the 1st Filipino-language radio station (KISA) in Hawai'i.


USEFUL LINKS

EMME Inc.com
Moments in Emme's fascinating career

Emme Tomimbang wins achievement award
Show-biz veterans remain true to their artistry

Did you know...

  • ...that President Noynoy Aquino was the first Filipino bachelor to become President of the Republic of the Philippines?
  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?

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