Pol Pot
Pol Pot ([pɒl pɒt]; Khmer: ប៉ុល ពត; 19 May 1925 – 15 April 1998), born Saloth Sar (Khmer: សាឡុត ស), was a Cambodian socialist revolutionary who led the Khmer Rouge from 1963 until 1997. From 1...
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Hong Lim
Hong Muy Lim (simplified Chinese: 林美丰; traditional Chinese: 林美豐; pinyin: Lín Měifēng) (born 11 November 1950), Australian politician, has been a member of the Victorian Legislative Assembl...
Bun Rany
Bun Rany (Khmer: ប៊ុន រ៉ានី; born Bun Sam Hieng, 15 December 1954) is a Cambodian humanitarian worker, nurse and, as the wife of long-time Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, First Lady of Cambodia....
Hu Nim
Hu Nim (Khmer: ហូ នឹម, July 25, 1930 or 1932 – July 6, 1977), alias "Phoas" (ភាស់), was a Cambodian Communist intellectual and politician who held a number of ministerial posts. His long political...
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Son Sen
Son Sen (Khmer: សុន សេន) (June 12, 1930 – June 10, 1997) was a Cambodian Communist politician and soldier. A member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Kampuchea/Party of Demo...
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Ieng Sary
Ieng Sary (Khmer: អៀង សារី; 24 October 1925 – 14 March 2013) was a co-founder and senior member of the Khmer Rouge. He was a member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Kampuchea led...
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Ted Ngoy
Ted Ngoy (born Bun Tek Ngoy) is a Cambodian American entrepreneur and former owner of a chain of doughnut shops in California. He was nicknamed the "Doughnut King."
Ted Ngoy was born in Cambodia...
Chea Sim
Chea Sim (Khmer: ជា ស៊ីម, born 15 November 1932) is a Cambodian politician. He was the President of the National Assembly of Cambodia from 1981 to 1998 (Vice President from June to October 1993) a...
Hun Neang
Hun Neang (Khmer: ហ៊ុន នាង; 27 August 1923 – 12 July 2013) was the father of Cambodia's Prime Minister, Hun Sen. A devout Buddhist, various schools throughout the country are named in honour after...
Hong Sun Huot
Hong Sun Huot the Cambodian Minister of Health and Chairman of the National AIDS Authority, as well as a Senior Minister. He belongs to Funcinpec and was elected to represent Kandal Province in the Na...
Haing S. Ngor
Haing Somnang Ngor (Khmer: ហ៊ាំង សំណាង ង៉ោ, Chinese: 吳漢潤; pinyin: Wú Hànrùn, March 22, 1940 – February 25, 1996) was a Cambodian American physician, actor, and author who is best known for win...
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Lon Nol
Marshal Lon Nol (Khmer: លន់ នល់; November 13, 1913 – November 17, 1985) was a Cambodian politician and general who served as Prime Minister of Cambodia twice (1966–67; 1969–71), as well as serving...
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Khieu Samphan
Khieu Samphan (Khmer: ខៀវ សំផន; born July 27, 1931) is a former Cambodian communist politician who was the president of the state presidium of Democratic Kampuchea (Cambodia) from 1976 until 1979....
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Kuoch Ky
Kuoch Ky is a Cambodian politician. He belongs to Funcinpec, which is a royalist political party, and was elected to represent Prey Veng Province in the National Assembly of Cambodia in 2003. Kuoch i...
Khmer Rouge period (1975-1979)
The Khmer Rouge period (1975–1979) refers to the rule of Pol Pot, Nuon Chea, Ieng Sary, Son Sen, Khieu Samphan and the Communist Party of Kampuchea over Cambodia, which the Khmer Rouge renamed as Demo...
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Chan Sy
Chan Sy, also spelt Chan Si, (Khmer: ចាន់ ស៊ី; 1932 – December 26, 1984) was a Cambodian politician. He became Prime Minister of the People's Republic of Kampuchea from 1981 to 1984.
Cha...
Hok Lundy
General Hok Lundy (Khmer: ហុក ឡងឌី) (February 3, 1950 – November 9, 2008), also transliterated as Hok Lundi and Hoc Lundy, was the National Police Commissioner of Cambodia from 1994 to 2008;...
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Kang Kek Iew
Kang Kek Iew or Kaing Kek Iev, also romanized as Kaing Guek Eav (Khmer: កាំង ហ្គេកអ៊ាវ), nom de guerre Comrade Duch or Deuch (មិត្តឌុច); or Hang Pin, (born 17 November 1942) is a war criminal and ...
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Eh Phoutong
Eh Phuthong (Khmer: អេ ភូថង) (also Ei Phouthang) (born 1975) is a Khmer/Chinese Cambodian professional kickboxer and former reality TV host. Born in Mondol Seima district, Koh Kong province, Cam...
Teng Bunma
Teng Bunma (born 19?? in Suphan Buri, Thailand) is one of the wealthiest businessmen in Cambodia, a country whose wealth is concentrated in the hands of a small group of closely connected politicians,...
Loung Ung
Loung Ung (born 1970) is a Cambodian-born American human-rights activist and lecturer. She is the national spokesperson for the Campaign for a Landmine-Free World. Between 1997 and 2003 she served in...
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Lon Nil
Lon Nil (died 28 March 1970) was the brother of Cambodian Prime Minister Lon Nol, and was a casualty of the Cambodian coup of 1970. Nil was the youngest son of Lon Hin, a district administrator in the...
Cheng Heng
Cheng Heng (1910–1996) was a Cambodian politician, who acted as the country's Head of State from 1970–1971, and was a relatively prominent political figure during the Khmer Republic period (1970–1975)...
Cambodian Hokkien
Cambodian Hokkien (Chinese: 柬埔寨福建人) commonly known as Khmer Hokkien (Khmer: ខែ្មរ ចិនហុកគៀន) are the descendants of Hokkien Chinese who began settling in Cambodia since the early part of the 1...
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