No photo available. Represent Han Suyin? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 7,187,713 this week

Han Suyin (1916–2012)

Han Suyin was born on September 12, 1916 in Sinyang, Henan, China as Rosalie Matilda Kuanghu Chou. She was a writer, known for Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (1955), Ton ombre est la mienne (1963) and Demain la Chine (1966). She was married to Vincent Valantine Ruthnaswamy, Leon F. Comber and Tang Pao-huang. She died on November 2, 2012 in ... See full bio »

New York Comic Con 2019

Get a look at the action from the star-studded panels and check out the incredible cosplay from this year's fest. For more, check out our coverage of New York Comic Con.

Browse our NYCC guide

Related News

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Han Suyin's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For


Jump to: Writer | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (2 credits)
 1963 Ton ombre est la mienne (writer)
 1955 Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (novel "A Many-Splendored Thing")
Hide Hide Show Show Self (6 credits)
 1989 Le divan (TV Series documentary)
- Han Suyin (1989) ... Herself
 1989 Le grand échiquier (TV Series)
- Béjart Ballet Lausanne (1989) ... Herself (as Suyin Han)
 1975 Apostrophes (TV Series)
- La Chine d'hier et d'aujourd'hui (1975) ... Herself (as Suyin Han)
 1967 Bibliothèque de poche (TV Series)
- Episode dated 12 July 1967 (1967) ... Herself (as Han Suyin)
 1966 Demain la Chine (Documentary)
 1959 Small World (TV Series)
Herself - Writer / Herself - Chinese Born Physician / Author
- Episode #2.10 (1959) ... Herself - Writer (as Dr. Elisabeth Comber)
- Episode #1.21 (1959) ... Herself - Chinese Born Physician / Author
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
 2004 Graffiti 60 (TV Series documentary)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "And the Rain My Drink". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dr. Elisabeth Comber | Suyin Han

Did You Know?


Her pen name, Han Suyin, translates as "a very ordinary sound". See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Recently Viewed