Than Kywe (Burmese: မြို့မ
သန်းကြွယ်, pronounced [mjo̰ma̰ θáɴ
tɕwɛ̀]; 26 December 1924 – 22 September 1983) was a Burmese
politician, who served as president of the All
Burma Student's Union.
He was born in Thongwa,
Burma on 26 December 1924 to Daw Sein Kyawt
and U Sein. Educated at
Than Kywe was a
representative at the Panglong conference with General
Aung San that
initiated the formation of the new nation of Union of
Than Kywe was married to Daw Ama (also known as Myint Myint Win). The
couple had two sons and two daughters. Their youngest child is Myoma
Myint Kywe, a writer and historian.
He died on 22 September 1983