Ancient Vietnam
The history of Vietnam is one of the longest continuous histories in the world, with a cultural history of around 25,000 years. Archaeological findings from 1965, still under research, show the remain...
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Facebook Slammed For Deleting Iconic Vietnam War Photo
Mark Zuckerberg is coming under criticism after Facebook censored one of the most famous war photographs in history.
33 Sad, Lonely And Tough Images From The Vietnam War
War dominated 30 years of Vietnam’s history last century. The struggle that began with communists fighting French colonial power in the 1940s did not end until they seized Saigon and control of the wh...
Iconic photos of the Vietnam War
Iconic Vietnam War photos
French Indochina
France driven out from Vietnam. Major Sei Igawa and 700 officers of the Japanese military participated in this war.
Hồng Bàng dynasty
The Hồng Bàng period (Vietnamese: thời kỳ Hồng Bàng), also called the Hồng Bàng Dynasty, was a period in Vietnamese history spanning from the political union in 2879 BC of many tribes of the northern ...
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Triệu Dynasty
The Triệu dynasty (Vietnamese: Nhà Triệu; 家赵) ruled the kingdom of Nam Việt ("South Yuè"), which consisted of parts of southern China as well as northern Vietnam. Its capital was Panyu, in modern ...
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First Chinese domination
The first Chinese domination is a period in early Vietnamese history, during which Vietnam was under Chinese rule from the north. It is the first of four periods of Chinese domination of Vietnam, the ...
Second Chinese domination
The second Chinese domination marks a period when Vietnam fell into Chinese control for a second time, between the end of the Trưng Sisters and the start of the Anterior Lý Dynasty.
The Trung sist...
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Third Chinese domination
The third Chinese domination refers to the time in Vietnam from the end of the Anterior Lý Dynasty in 602 to the rise of the Khúc family by Khúc Thừa Dụ in 905 or until 938, following the expulsion of...
Early Lý Dynasty
The Early or Anterior Lý Dynasty (Vietnamese: nhà Tiền Lý) was a dynasty which ruled Vietnam from AD 544 to 602. Its founder Lý Bí assumed the title of "Southern Emperor" (Lý Nam Đế) and is t...
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Ngô dynasty
The Ngô Dynasty (939–967) was a dynasty in Vietnam (then known as Tĩnh Hải quân) .Around the year 930, as Ngô Quyền rose to power, northern Vietnam was militarily occupied by Southern Han and was trea...
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Early Lê dynasty
The Early Lê dynasty (Vietnamese: Nhà Tiền Lê; Hán Nôm: 家前黎; [ɲâː tjə̂n le]) was a dynasty that ruled Vietnam after the Đinh dynasty and before the Lý dynasty. They ruled for a total of three generat...
Lý Dynasty
The Lý dynasty (/liː/ LEE; [ɲâː lǐ]), sometimes known as the Later Lý dynasty, was a Vietnamese dynasty that began in 1009 when Lý Thái Tổ overthrew the Early Lê dynasty (nhà Tiền Lê) and ended in 122...
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Hồ Dynasty
The Hồ dynasty was a short-lived six-year reign of two emperors, Hồ Quý Ly in 1400-01 and his second son, Hồ Hán Thương, who reigned from 1401 to 1406. The practice of bequeathing the throne to a desi...
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Later Trần Dynasty
The Later Trần dynasty (Vietnamese: Nhà Hậu Trần) period of 1407 to 1413 in the history of Vietnam is characterized by two revolts, centered on Trần Ngỗi (陳頠) (Giản Định Đế (簡定帝)) and Trần Quý Kho...
Later Lê Dynasty
The Later Lê dynasty (Vietnamese: Nhà Hậu Lê; Hán Việt: 後黎朝) sometimes referred to as the Lê dynasty (the earlier Lê dynasty ruled only for a brief period (980–1009)) was the longest-ruling dynast...
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History of the Song Dynasty
The Song dynasty (Chinese: 宋朝; pinyin: Sòng cháo; 960–1279, 1276 according to some sources) of China was a ruling dynasty that controlled China proper and southern China from the middle of the 10th ce...
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Fourth Chinese domination
The fourth Chinese domination was a period of the history of Vietnam, from 1407 to 1427 during which the country was ruled by Ming dynasty administrators. It was the result of the conquest of the regi...
Fourth Chinese domination - Wikipedia
Lê Dynasty
The Later Lê dynasty (Vietnamese: Nhà Hậu Lê; Hán Việt: 後黎朝) sometimes referred to as the Lê dynasty (the earlier Lê dynasty ruled only for a brief period (980–1009)) was the longest-ruling dynast...
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Southern and Northern Dynasties of Vietnam
Southern and Northern Dynasties (Vietnamese: Nam Triều Bắc Triều), spanning from 1533 to 1592, was a period that occurred during 16th century in Vietnam. During this period, there existed a Northe...
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Trịnh-Nguyễn War
The Trịnh–Nguyễn War (Vietnamese: Trịnh-Nguyễn phân tranh; 1627–73) was a long war waged between the two ruling families in Vietnam.
Both the Trịnh and the Nguyễn families were descended from ...
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Artillery of the Nguyễn lords
The artillery of the Nguyễn lords, the family that ruled southern Vietnam from the late 16th to the late 18th centuries, and the precursor of the Nguyễn Dynasty, was an important component of their mi...
Artillery of the Nguyễn lords - Wikipedia
Gia Long
Emperor Gia Long (8 February 1762 – 3 February 1820), born Nguyễn Phúc Ánh, often referred to simply as Nguyễn Ánh), was the first Emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty of Vietnam. Unifying what is now ...
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Citadel of Saigon
The Citadel of Saigon (Vietnamese: Thành Sài Gòn [tʰâːn ʂâj ɣɔ̂n]) also known as the Citadel of Gia Dinh (Vietnamese: Thành Gia Định [tʰâːn ʒaː dîˀn]) was a late 18th-century fortress that sto...
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Cochinchina campaign
The Cochinchina campaign (French: Campagne de Cochinchine; Spanish: Expedición franco-española a Cochinchina; Vietnamese: Chiến dịch Nam Kỳ; 1858–1862), fought between the French and Spani...
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Truong Dinh
Trương Định (1820 – August 19, 1864), sometimes known as Trương Công Định, was a mandarin in the Nguyễn dynasty of Vietnam under Emperor Tự Đức. He is best known for leading a guerrilla army in...
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Phan Dinh Phung
Phan Đình Phùng (1847 – January 21, 1896) was a Vietnamese revolutionary who led rebel armies against French colonial forces in Vietnam. He was the most prominent of the Confucian court...
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Nguyen Trung Truc
Nguyễn Trung Trực (1839 – October 27, 1868) was a Vietnamese fisherman who organized and led village militia forces which fought against French colonial forces in the Mekong Delta in southern Vietnam ...
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Phan Thanh Gian
Phan Thanh Giản (November 11, 1796–1867) was a Grand Counsellor at the Nguyễn court in Vietnam. He led an embassy to France in 1863, and committed suicide when France completed the invasion of ...
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