Her life is full of contradictions which defy those conventions.
“I’m very nice to people, but I’m not your average Chinese girl,” Wong said. “I kick tush.”
Wong ran away from home at age 16 to pursue her dreams, going on to be a dancer,” comedienne, film actress and high-powered agent.
She eventually landed at Charlie Low’s Forbidden City club in San Francisco and caught the attention of Life Magazine which featured her in a full page photo.
She entertained troops and was honored by the US House of Representatives. Later she would open up Jadin Wong Talent Management Co. and represent such actors and actresses as Joan Chen, Lou Diamond Phillips and Lucy Liu.
You can read more of her story and the honor she received from President Reagan in the Stockton Record.