Goo Kim Fui (1835–1908) was a prosperous and influential Chinese merchant, community leader, and philanthropist. He was a defender of the Chinese people during the anti-Chinese agitation in Honolulu in the 1880s and played an instrumental role in uniting the local Chinese people. Goo's efforts to protect their rights from anti-Chinese prejudices meant that many Chinese were able to prosper in their work and living.

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  • 古今輝(1835年-1908年),是一位商人,也是一位民間領袖和慈善家。在18世紀80年代的檀香山的反華運動中,他捍衛華人的權利,也幫忙團結當地華人。因為古的努力,保住了當地華人的權利,不被反華歧視的力量所剝奪,使得許多華人可以有成功的事業及安定的生活。 當孫逸仙在夏威夷念書時,古今輝與他結識。他們兩位都是基督徒,也都是薛滿牧師的好友。古那時是夏威夷的中國副領事,幫助孫拿到進檀香山的旅行簽証。古和教會中的會友都曾出錢幫助過孫,後來孫在1911年推翻滿清政府。古全力支持孫逸仙的革命理念要建立現代化中國。 (zh)
  • Goo Kim Fui (1835–1908) was a prosperous and influential Chinese merchant, community leader, and philanthropist. He was a defender of the Chinese people during the anti-Chinese agitation in Honolulu in the 1880s and played an instrumental role in uniting the local Chinese people. Goo's efforts to protect their rights from anti-Chinese prejudices meant that many Chinese were able to prosper in their work and living. Goo Kim Fui met the young Sun Yat-sen when Sun was studying in Hawaii. They both shared the same Christian faith and were friends with the same pastor, Sit Moon. As Chinese Vice-Consul to Hawaii, Goo was able to help Sun obtain travel visas to Honolulu. Later, Goo and other members of his church financially supported Sun in his efforts to overthrow the Qing dynasty in 1911. Goo Kim Fui fully supported Sun Yat-sen's revolution toward a modern China and shared similar ideals. (en)
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  • 1835-0-0
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  • 1908-05-03 (xsd:date)
  • 1908-5-3
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  • (Honolulu, Hawaii)
  • President of the United Chinese Society
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  • Ellen Kamae
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  • Chinese-American activist (en)
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  • 古今輝(1835年-1908年),是一位商人,也是一位民間領袖和慈善家。在18世紀80年代的檀香山的反華運動中,他捍衛華人的權利,也幫忙團結當地華人。因為古的努力,保住了當地華人的權利,不被反華歧視的力量所剝奪,使得許多華人可以有成功的事業及安定的生活。 當孫逸仙在夏威夷念書時,古今輝與他結識。他們兩位都是基督徒,也都是薛滿牧師的好友。古那時是夏威夷的中國副領事,幫助孫拿到進檀香山的旅行簽証。古和教會中的會友都曾出錢幫助過孫,後來孫在1911年推翻滿清政府。古全力支持孫逸仙的革命理念要建立現代化中國。 (zh)
  • Goo Kim Fui (1835–1908) was a prosperous and influential Chinese merchant, community leader, and philanthropist. He was a defender of the Chinese people during the anti-Chinese agitation in Honolulu in the 1880s and played an instrumental role in uniting the local Chinese people. Goo's efforts to protect their rights from anti-Chinese prejudices meant that many Chinese were able to prosper in their work and living. (en)
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  • 古今輝 (zh)
  • Goo Kim Fui (en)
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  • Goo Kim Fui (en)
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