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

Lauri TörniLauri Törni
28 May 1919
Soldier

Nicholas IrelandNicholas Ireland
07 September 2002
YouTuber

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

Ngo Dinh DiemNgo Dinh Diem
03 January 1901
Politician

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

Võ Nguyên GiápVõ Nguyên Giáp
25 August 1911
Officer, Politician, Journalist
Thich Nhat HanhThich Nhat Hanh
11 October 1926
 

Nick UtNick Ut
29 March 1951
Photographer, War photographer, Photojournalist,
Dat PhanDat Phan
25 January 1975
American comedian

Ray LuiRay Lui
22 December 1956
Actor

Son SenSon Sen
12 June 1930
Cambodian politician
Joseph CaoJoseph Cao
13 March 1967
Former U.S. Representative

Viet D. DinhViet D. Dinh
22 February 1968
Lawyer
Johnny Tri NguyenJohnny Tri Nguyen
16 January 1974
American-Vietnamese actor

Frédéric ChauFrédéric Chau
06 June 1977
Actor

Khoa DoKhoa Do
1978 AD
Film director
Hung HuynhHung Huynh
25 January 1978
chef

Duy TânDuy Tân
19 September 1900
Emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty
Thành TháiThành Thái
14 March 1879
Emperor

Hàm NghiHàm Nghi
03 August 1971
Eighth Emperor of the Vietnamese Nguyễn Dynasty

Thich Quang DucThich Quang Duc
1897 AD
Vietnamese monk

Edward ArdizzoneEdward Ardizzone
16 October 1900
Painter
Henri LaboritHenri Laborit
21 November 1914
French surgeon
Nguyen Cao KyNguyen Cao Ky
08 September 1930
 

Bao DaiBao Dai
22 October 1913
Emperor

Le DuanLe Duan
07 April 1907
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

Stephane GaugerStephane Gauger
30 August 1969
American-Vietnamese film director
Trần Anh TôngTrần Anh Tông
17 September 1276
poet

Pham Van DongPham Van Dong
01 March 1906
 

Truong Tan SangTruong Tan Sang
21 January 1949
President

Ngo Bao ChauNgo Bao Chau
28 June 1972
Mathematician

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Nguyễn DuNguyễn Du
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Vietnamese poet
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17 November 1949
Politician