Find out more about the greatest Vietnamese, including Ho Chi Minh, Lauri Törni, Gia Long, Alexandre Yersin and Nicholas Ireland.

Find out more about the greatest Vietamese, including Ho Chi Minh, Gia Long, Cung Le, Nick Ut and Hung Huynh.
Ho Chi MinhHo Chi Minh
(Former PM and President of Democratic Republic of Vietnam)

19 May 1890

Lauri TörniLauri Törni

28 May 1919

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

08 February 1762

Nicholas IrelandNicholas Ireland

07 September 2002

Alexandre Émile John YersinAlexandre Yersin
(Discoverer of Yersinia Pestis)

22 September 1863

Lovely MimiLovely Mimi
(Reality Star)

20 August 1990

Jonathan Ke QuanJonathan Ke Quan
(American-Vietnamese actor)

20 August 1971

Thuy TrangThuy Trang

14 December 1973

Ngo Dinh DiemNgo Dinh Diem

03 January 1901

Madame NhuMadame Nhu
(First Lady of South Vietnam)

15 April 1924

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

Marguerite DurasMarguerite Duras
(Writer, Film director, Screenwriter, Publisher, Novelist, Playwright, Autobiographer, Journalist, Poet lawyer, Feminist)

04 April 1914

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

29 March 1951

Dat PhanDat Phan
(American comedian)

25 January 1975

Ray LuiRay Lui

22 December 1956

Kieu ChinhKieu Chinh
(American-Vietnamese actress)

03 July 1937

Betty NguyenBetty Nguyen
(American news anchor)

01 September 1974

Linh Dan PhamLinh Dan Pham
(French-Vietnamese actress)

1974 AD

Thich Nhat HanhThich Nhat Hanh

11 October 1926

Johnny Tri NguyenJohnny Tri Nguyen
(American-Vietnamese actor)

16 January 1974

Joseph CaoJoseph Cao
(Former U.S. Representative)

13 March 1967

Veronica NgoVeronica Ngo

26 February 1979

Son SenSon Sen
(Cambodian politician)

12 June 1930

Marie-France PisierMarie-France Pisier
(French actress)

10 May 1944

Tan LeTan Le

20 May 1977

Janet NguyenJanet Nguyen
(California State Senator)

01 May 1976

Viet D. DinhViet D. Dinh

22 February 1968

Hung HuynhHung Huynh

25 January 1978

Leyna NguyenLeyna Nguyen
(American-Vietnamese anchor)

13 December 1969

Bebe PhamBebe Pham
(Vietnamese model)

03 April 1983

Khoa DoKhoa Do
(Film director)

1978 AD

Jacqueline NguyenJacqueline Nguyen

25 May 1965

Thuy Thu LeThuy Thu Le

23 August 1966

Edward ArdizzoneEdward Ardizzone

16 October 1900

Duy TânDuy Tân
(Emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty)

19 September 1900

Frédéric ChauFrédéric Chau

06 June 1977

Stephane GaugerStephane Gauger
(American-Vietnamese film director)

30 August 1969

Trish Thuy TrangTrish Thuy Trang

15 December 1980

Trinh T. Minh-haTrinh T. Minh-ha

1952 AD

Thành TháiThành Thái

14 March 1879

Thich Quang DucThich Quang Duc
(Vietnamese monk)

1897 AD

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

03 August 1971

Le Duc ThoLe Duc Tho

10 October 1911

Henri LaboritHenri Laborit
(French surgeon)

21 November 1914

Nguyen Cao KyNguyen Cao Ky

08 September 1930

Bao DaiBao Dai

22 October 1913

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

07 April 1907

Truong Tan SangTruong Tan Sang

21 January 1949

Ngo Bao ChauNgo Bao Chau

28 June 1972

Pham Van DongPham Van Dong

01 March 1906

Trần Anh TôngTrần Anh Tông

17 September 1276

Nguyễn DuNguyễn Du
(Vietnamese poet)

03 January 1766

Nguyễn Tấn DũngNguyễn Tấn Dũng

17 November 1949