Monday, January 12, 2015

Hồ Chí Minh

Hồ Chí Minh, born Nguyễn Sinh Côn, or Nguyễn Sinh Cung, also known as Nguyễn Tất Thành and Nguyễn Ái Quốc, was a Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader who was prime minister and president of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam.

Born: May 19, 1890, Kim Lien, Vietnam
Died: September 2, 1969, Hanoi, Vietnam
Full name: Nguyễn Sinh Cung
Education: Communist University of the Toilers of the East (1923–1925)
Buried: September 9, 1969, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Hanoi, Vietnam