Who is Danny Lim? Wiki, Bio, Age, Activist, Police Arrest, Film, Music, Net Worth, Birthday, Zodiac, Family, Wife, Children, Parents, Birthplace: Danny Lim is an Australian activist who was a politician earlier. As an activist, he has become a street personality and he wears political protest signs on a sandwich board. He was recently arrested by the Police probably for his protest material, however, the arrest was a violent attempt and he ended up in a hospital with a neck injury and brain bleed. The NSW Police is going to investigate the incident that occurred on 22nd November 2022. Keep reading this article to know more about his age, sex, height, weight, profession, activism, politician, family, Wife, Early Life, education, and other personal details.
Danny Lim Birthday, Age, Zodiac
Danny was born in 1944, which is a year before World War 2 ended. As such he is currently 77 or 78 years old though his exact date of birth is not known. His Zodiac Sign or Sun Sign can also be not predicted because of that.
Danny Lim Hometown, Early Life
Danny Lim was born in Malaysia and was most probably brought up there. There is no information about his parents, schooling, or his life in Malaysia. In 1963, he came to Australia. Stranded in a new place, he started working as an electrical technician to earn money to continue his livelihood.
Danny Lim Political Career
During 2008 and 2012, Lim worked in the Local Government. Because of his political views and his interest to change the system, he was elected as the lead candidate for an independent seat in the Strathfield Council and he received 13% of the votes. During his tenure as a Councillor, he believed in the principle of “openness, transparency, accountability and morality” within the council. He also refused to get paid for his time in the office.
Later on, in 2016, Lim ran for the Australian Senate and received 0.01% of the vote in New South Wales. In 2019, he also ran as an independent for the legislative council in the 2019 New South Wales election, gaining 644 votes which is 0.01% of the total number of votes. He now has become a street personality where he wears topics concerning politics and political decisions to instill awareness among the local people and also make them think.
Danny Lim Film & Music
Not just an Activist or Politician, Danny also appeared as a background artist in the film “Three Thousand Years Of Longing”. In the movie, he played the role of a storyteller while his dog Smarty attempts to squash the bloodlust of a tyrannical ruler. He was also featured on the cover of the Album “Lekkerboy” by a famous Australian Band formed in 2008 called “Sticky fingers”.
Danny Lim Court Case
In 2015, he was fined $500 for wearing a sandwich protest where he referred to the then Prime Minister of Australia Tony Abbott as a ‘Cunt’. In less than an hour after he was charged the fine, his supporters ran a “GoFundMe” Campaign and raised the fine amount. However, when the case was heard in court the court ruled that the word “cunt” is not always used as an offensive language as in countries like the United States. As such Danny Lim was not required to pay any fine, and he was free of any charges. Also, finding him would have hampered his Right to Political Communication as was implied in the Australian Constitution.
Danny Lim Arrest & Injury
In 2019, Lim was arrested for displaying offensive behavior in Barangaroo. He wore a sandwich protest which had the CVNT in them which is an abusive form of the word “cunt”. The court has previously ruled “cunt” to be legal. So he commenced legal action against the charge and also against the police officers who arrested him. His followers also held a rally consisting of 300 people in protest of his arrest. On 30th August 2019 the case was dismissed.
He again faced an arrest in November 2022, while he was on his usual sandwich protests in the Queen Victoria Building. However, this time the arrest was rather a violent attempt and he ended up with cuts and scratches along with a neck injury and brain bleed. He had to be admitted to St. Vincent’s Hospital. The arrest was later discontinued when he was injured. However, the NSW police are going to examine the situation and investigate the police officers involved in the arrest.
Danny Lim Information Table
|Figure Measurements||Not Available|
|Year of Birth||1944|
|Age (as of 2022)||77-78 years|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||N/A|
|Address||Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|
|Hobbies/Interests||Acting, political activities|
|Positions of Responsibility||Councilor for Strathfield|
|Net Worth||$1-5 million|
Social Media Accounts of the Activist
He does not have any social media accounts. You can read the recent tweets about him here.
Lesser Known Facts About the Politician
- He was in Malaysia before he came to Australia and began his political career.
- He initially worked as an electrician to continue his life.
- He is famous for his unique sandwich protests.
- He has been arrested thrice, though released soon each time.
FAQs on Danny
1)How old is he?
He is 77 or 78 years old.
2)Is he from China?
No, Danny is initially from Malaysia and later moved to Australia.
3)Is Danny Lim the activist and Danny Lim the General same person?
No, they are different people.
4)Is he married?
There is no information about his personal life. He appears to be unmarried.
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