Wong becomes first Asian American to feature on US currency

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Actress Anna May Wong is set to become the first Asian American to be featured on US currency.

She will appear as part of an effort to feature notable women on American quarters.

Wong, who is considered the first Chinese American film star in Hollywood, is the fifth and final woman to be individually featured on the coin this year.

It will feature President George Washington on one side and Wong on the other.

Written by: Keenan Williams

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