Yahya Sulong

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Yahya Sulong
Died 6 February 2013 (aged 84)
Kuala Lumpur Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Resting place Teluk Intan, Perak, Malaysia
Nationality Malaysian
Other names Pak Ya
Occupation Comedian
Spouse(s) Datin Alisah Ali (w. 6 February 2013)
Children 11

Datuk Yahya Sulong (died 6 February 2013), also known as Pak Ya, was a Malaysian comedian and actor, appearing in 24 films and several television sitcoms.


Sulong made his film debut in Abu Nawas and subsequently appeared in 23 other films, notably those in the 1980s, including Da Di Du, Putus Sudah Kasih Sayang, Toyol and Prebet Lapok.

Personal life[edit]

Sulong was married to Datin Alisah Ali; prior to their marriage, he had married three other times.


After reportedly suffering from asthma and heart disease prior to his death, Yahya died on 6 February 2013 at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital at 6.45 p.m. local time. He was subsequently buried in Teluk Intan, Perak.