Famous People From Vietnam
Ho Chi MinhHo Chi Minh
19 May 1890
Former PM and President of Democratic Republic of
Jonathan Ke QuanJonathan Ke Quan
20 August 1971
Actor

Ngo Dinh DiemNgo Dinh Diem
03 January 1901
President of Vietnam

Võ Nguyên GiápVõ Nguyên Giáp
25 August 1911
Officer

Gia LongGia Long
08 February 1762
Emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty of Vietnam

Alexandre Émile John YersinAlexandre Yersin
22 September 1863
Discoverer of Yersinia Pestis
Pax Thien Jolie-PittPax Thien Jolie-Pitt
29 November 2003
Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt’s Son

Nicholas IrelandNicholas Ireland
07 September 2002
YouTuber

Thich Quang DucThich Quang Duc
1897 AD
Vietnamese monk
Thich Nhat HanhThich Nhat Hanh
11 October 1926
 

Todd HaberkornTodd Haberkorn
16 August 1982
Voice actor
Bao DaiBao Dai
22 October 1913
Emperor

Cung LeCung Le
25 May 1972
Actor, Combat sport, Screenwriter, Kickboxer,

Nguyen Van ThieuNguyen Van Thieu
05 April 1923
Politician

Duong Van MinhDuong Van Minh
16 February 1916
Politician

Le DuanLe Duan
07 April 1907
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of
Johnny Tri NguyenJohnny Tri Nguyen
16 January 1974
American-Vietnamese actor

Le Duc ThoLe Duc Tho
10 October 1911
Revolutionary

Nguyen Ngoc LoanNguyen Ngoc Loan
11 December 1930
Military personnel

Joseph CaoJoseph Cao
13 March 1967
Former U.S. Representative
Nguyen Cao KyNguyen Cao Ky
08 September 1930
 

Hung HuynhHung Huynh
25 January 1978
chef
Lê LợiLê Lợi
10 September 1385
Emperor of Vietnam

Dat PhanDat Phan
25 January 1975
American comedian

Ray LuiRay Lui
22 December 1956
Actor
Nick UtNick Ut
29 March 1951
Photographer, War photographer, Photojournalist,

Ieng SaryIeng Sary
24 October 1925
Politician
Truong ChinhTruong Chinh
09 February 1907
Politician

Tran Hung DaoTran Hung Dao
1228 AD
Statesman

Viet D. DinhViet D. Dinh
22 February 1968
Lawyer
Nguyen KhanhNguyen Khanh
08 November 1927
Military officer

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Minh MangMinh Mang
25 May 1791
Emperor
Ngo Bao ChauNgo Bao Chau
28 June 1972
Mathematician

Pham Van DongPham Van Dong
01 March 1906
 

Nguyễn Tấn DũngNguyễn Tấn Dũng
17 November 1949
Politician

Tôn Đức ThắngTôn Đức Thắng
20 August 1888
President
Tran Anh HungTran Anh Hung
23 December 1962
Film director
Khai DinhKhai Dinh
10 August 1885
Emperor of Vietnam

Nguyễn Văn LinhNguyễn Văn Linh
01 July 1915
Revolutionary

Truong Tan SangTruong Tan Sang
21 January 1949
President

Văn Tiến DũngVăn Tiến Dũng
02 May 1917
General
Son SenSon Sen
12 June 1930
Cambodian politician

Ngô QuyềnNgô Quyền
12 March 0897
King

Tu DucTu Duc
22 September 1829
Emperor of Vietnam

Le Thanh TongLe Thanh Tong
25 August 1442
Emperor

Tran Van TraTran Van Tra
01 January 1918
Vietnamese general
Nguyen Huu ThoNguyen Huu Tho
10 July 1910
Political Leader

Duy TânDuy Tân
19 September 1900
Emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty
Hàm NghiHàm Nghi
03 August 1971
Eighth Emperor of the Vietnamese Nguyễn Dynasty

Phan Boi ChauPhan Boi Chau
26 December 1867
Political Figure

Thành TháiThành Thái
14 March 1879
Emperor
Vo Van KietVo Van Kiet
23 November 1922
Politician

Huynh Tan PhatHuynh Tan Phat
15 February 1913
Politician
Phạm TuânPhạm Tuân
14 February 1947
Aviator

Nguyễn DuNguyễn Du
03 January 1766
Vietnamese poet

Edward ArdizzoneEdward Ardizzone
16 October 1900
Painter

Khoa DoKhoa Do
1978 AD
Film director

Dinh Bo LinhDinh Bo Linh
22 March 0929
Emperor
Nguyễn Văn ThuậnNguyễn Văn Thuận
17 April 1928
Cardinal

Frédéric ChauFrédéric Chau
06 June 1977
Actor

Ly Thuong KietLy Thuong Kiet
1019 AD
Military Leader

Albert DelpyAlbert Delpy
13 September 1941
Actor
Nguyễn Tiến MinhNguyễn Tiến Minh
12 February 1983
Badminton player

Lý Nam ĐếLý Nam Đế
17 October 0503
Monarch
Henri LaboritHenri Laborit
21 November 1914
Surgeon

To HuuTo Huu
04 October 1920
Poet

Vo Chi CongVo Chi Cong
07 August 1912
Politician
Huynh Phu SoHuynh Phu So
15 January 1920
Philosopher

Phan Chau TrinhPhan Chau Trinh
09 September 1872
Nationalist leader
Cuong DeCuong De
11 January 1882
Revolutionary

Phan Dinh PhungPhan Dinh Phung
06 June 1847
Rebel Leader

Tran Ngoc ChauTran Ngoc Chau
09 August 1923
Military personnel
Pham HungPham Hung
11 June 1912
Politician

Nguyễn Chí ThiệnNguyễn Chí Thiện
27 February 1939
Poet
Nguyễn Tri PhươngNguyễn Tri Phương
1806 AD
Commander

Howard BachHoward Bach
22 February 1979
Badminton player

Đèo Văn TrịĐèo Văn Trị
1849 AD
Political leader

De ThamDe Tham
1858 AD
Vietnamese patriot
Khúc Thừa DụKhúc Thừa Dụ
0830 AD
Ruler
Phan Thanh GianPhan Thanh Gian
11 November 1796
Government official

Ngô Văn ChiêuNgô Văn Chiêu
28 February 1878
Religious leader

Trần Anh TôngTrần Anh Tông
17 September 1276
poet

Đỗ Tuấn ĐứcĐỗ Tuấn Đức
06 February 1996
Badminton player
Pétrus KyPétrus Ky
06 December 1837
Scholar

Danh VoDanh Vo
1975 AD
Artist

Nguyễn Trường TộNguyễn Trường Tộ
1830 AD
Scholar

Stephane GaugerStephane Gauger
30 August 1969
American-Vietnamese film director

Chu Van TanChu Van Tan
22 May 1909
Military leader
Phan KhoiPhan Khoi
20 August 1887
Vietnamese intellectual

Nguyễn Phúc TầnNguyễn Phúc Tần
18 July 1620
Ruler
Setthathirath IISetthathirath II
1685 AD
King

Jacques OudinJacques Oudin
07 October 1939
Politician
Nguyen Van ThinhNguyen Van Thinh
1888 AD
President
Vu Ngoc NhaVu Ngoc Nha
03 March 1928
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