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The MCKK was established in 1905 by the British on the recommendation of Richard James Wilkinson, a colony education officer at the time.
That was when his glorious moments sets in as Ibrahim Pendek makes the nation proud by recording a history in Malay filmmaking as he became the first Malay actor to play in Hollywood's film with Rock Hudson and Gene Rowlands in The Spiral Road.
The person that we will be talking about is the first Malay to be appointed as an officer in the British Administration which is as Malayan Civil Service (MCS).
Rashid was born from a poor family in Kampung Gunung Mesah, Gopeng. He is the first child among 8 siblings. Rashid completed primary school until standard five in a Malay school but later on enrolled in an English course in a night school as well as learning through post.