Famous People From Vietnam
Ho Chi MinhHo Chi Minh
(Former PM and President of Democratic Republic of Vietnam)

19 May 1890

Lauri TörniLauri Törni

28 May 1919

Jonathan Ke QuanJonathan Ke Quan

20 August 1971

Nicholas IrelandNicholas Ireland

07 September 2002

Gia LongGia Long
(Emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty of Vietnam)

08 February 1762

Alexandre Émile John YersinAlexandre Yersin
(Discoverer of Yersinia Pestis)

22 September 1863

Pax Thien Jolie-PittPax Thien Jolie-Pitt
(Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt’s Son)

29 November 2003

Ngo Dinh DiemNgo Dinh Diem

03 January 1901

Võ Nguyên GiápVõ Nguyên Giáp
(Officer, Politician, Journalist)

25 August 1911

Cung LeCung Le
(Actor, Combat sport, Screenwriter, Kickboxer, Mixed martial artist, Film actor, Taekwondo athlete, Thai boxer)

25 May 1972

Thich Nhat HanhThich Nhat Hanh

11 October 1926

Nick UtNick Ut
(Photographer, War photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist)

29 March 1951

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Dat PhanDat Phan
(American comedian)

25 January 1975

Ray LuiRay Lui

22 December 1956

Joseph CaoJoseph Cao
(Former U.S. Representative)

13 March 1967

Hung HuynhHung Huynh

25 January 1978

Son SenSon Sen
(Cambodian politician)

12 June 1930

Viet D. DinhViet D. Dinh

22 February 1968

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Duy TânDuy Tân
(Emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty)

19 September 1900

Johnny Tri NguyenJohnny Tri Nguyen
(American-Vietnamese actor)

16 January 1974

Frédéric ChauFrédéric Chau

06 June 1977

Hàm NghiHàm Nghi
(Eighth Emperor of the Vietnamese Nguyễn Dynasty)

03 August 1971

Henri LaboritHenri Laborit
(French surgeon)

21 November 1914

Khoa DoKhoa Do
(Film director)

1978 AD

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Thành TháiThành Thái

14 March 1879

Edward ArdizzoneEdward Ardizzone

16 October 1900

Thich Quang DucThich Quang Duc
(Vietnamese monk)

1897 AD

Nguyen Cao KyNguyen Cao Ky

08 September 1930

Bao DaiBao Dai

22 October 1913

Stephane GaugerStephane Gauger
(American-Vietnamese film director)

30 August 1969

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Le DuanLe Duan
(Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietna)

07 April 1907

Trần Anh TôngTrần Anh Tông

17 September 1276

Pham Van DongPham Van Dong

01 March 1906

Ngo Bao ChauNgo Bao Chau

28 June 1972

Truong Tan SangTruong Tan Sang

21 January 1949

Nguyễn DuNguyễn Du
(Vietnamese poet)

03 January 1766

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Nguyễn Tấn DũngNguyễn Tấn Dũng

17 November 1949