Don: Hang Tuah, Hang Jebat, and Hang Li Po are myths


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Prof Emeritus Khoo Kay Kim said there is no written record of the existence of Malay warriors Hang Tuah or Hang Jebat, and also Hang Li Po, reputed to be the fifth wife of Malacca Sultan Mansor Shah, and even suggested that history textbooks would have to be rewritten.


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Don: Hang Tuah, Hang Jebat, and Hang Li Po are myths

Prof Emeritus Khoo Kay Kim said there is no written record of the existence of Malay warriors Hang Tuah or Hang Jebat, and also Hang Li Po, reputed to be the fifth wife of Malacca Sultan Mansor Shah, and even suggested that history textbooks would have to be rewritten.


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