- Physically challenged as he contracted polio when he was 7 years old.
- Became a salesman for life insurance and encyclopaedias for a few years before joining Rediffusion radio station in 1966.
- Earned the nickname of "Voice of Malaysia", bestowed by his fans and the Malaysian mass media.
- Credited as being a pioneer of mobile disco in Malaysia.
- Joined Time Highway Radio in 1994 which was his last job as a radio presenter.
- A Man For All Seasons was his first appearance on the Malaysian stage.
- Currently, he is a full-time actor and a performing member of The Instant Café Theatre Company.
- Won the CHT Pursuit of Excellence (Male Artist) Award in 2011.