History of 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...
History of Vietnam - Wikipedia
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.
Vietnamese art
NEW YORK, February 2, 2010 - Curator Nancy Tingley introduces the Asia Society Museum exhibition Arts of Ancient Viet Nam: From River Plain to Open Sea (2 mi...
Dong Son culture
The Đông Sơn culture (literally "East Mountain culture", but from the name of Đông Sơn village (archaeological site)) was a Bronze Age culture in ancient Vietnam centered at the Red River Valley of no...
Dong Son culture - Wikipedia
Champa
The term Champa refers to a collection of independent Cham polities that extended across the coast of what is today central and southern Vietnam from approximately the 7th century through 1832, before...
Champa - Wikipedia
Hong Bang 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 ...
Hong Bang Dynasty - Wikipedia
Thuc Dynasty
An Dương Vương is the title of Thục Phán, who ruled over the kingdom of Âu Lạc (now Vietnam) from 257 to 207 BC. The leader of the Âu Việt tribes, he defeated and seized the throne from the last Hùng ...
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Chinese domination of Vietnam
The Chinese domination of Vietnam (Vietnamese: bắc thuộc, "belonging to the North") began in 111 BC, and is usually considered to have ended in 938 AD. A fourth, relatively brief, 20-year punitive inv...
Chinese domination of Vietnam - Wikipedia
Khuc Family
The Khúc family or Khúc clan (Vietnamese: Họ Khúc, Chữ nôm 𣱆曲) was a succession of native leaders who ruled over Vietnam during the late Tang until the Five Dynasties period.The Tang took control...
Duong Dinh Nghe
Dương Đình Nghệ (Chinese: 楊廷藝; pinyin: Yáng Tíngyì, ?–937; some sources record Dương Diên Nghệ, Chinese: 楊延藝) was the administrator of Giao Chỉ in around 931 AD.He was a skillful, tal...
Kieu Cong Tien
Kiều Công Tiễn or Kiểu Công Tiện (pinyin: Jiǎo Gōngxiàn) was a general in the court of Dương Đình Nghệ, a Vietnamese Jiedushi of Tĩnh Hải quân who took over the position in 931. In 937 Kiều Công T...
Ngo 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...
The 12 Lords Rebellion
The Anarchy of the 12 Warlords (Vietnamese: Loạn 12 sứ quân or Loạn Thập nhị sứ quân), also the Period of the 12 Warlords, was a period of chaos and civil war in the history of Vietnam, from 966 t...
The 12 Lords Rebellion - Wikipedia
Dinh Dynasty
The Đinh dynasty (Vietnamese: Nhà Đinh; Han-Viet: 丁 朝, Đinh Triều) was the imperial dynasty of Vietnam starting in 968 when Đinh Tiên Hoàng vanquished the upheavals of Twelve warlords and ended a...
Dinh Dynasty - Wikipedia
Early Le 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...
Ly 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...
Ly Dynasty - Wikipedia
Mongol invasions of Vietnam
The Mongol invasions of Vietnam or Mongol-Vietnamese War refer to the three times that the Mongol Empire and its chief khanate the Yuan dynasty invaded Đại Việt (now northern Vietnam) during the Tran ...
Ho 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...
Ho Dynasty - Wikipedia
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
Later Tran 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...
Le 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...
Le Dynasty - Wikipedia
Mac Dynasty
The Mạc Dynasty (Vietnamese: nhà Mạc; Hán Việt: 莫朝, Mạc triều), ruled the whole of Vietnam (then known as Đại Việt) between 1527 and 1533 and northern part of the country from 1533 until 1592, whe...
Mac Dynasty - Wikipedia
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...
Southern and Northern Dynasties of Vietnam - Wikipedia
Nguyen Dynasty
The Nguyễn dynasty (Vietnamese: Nhà Nguyễn; Hán-Nôm: 阮朝, Nguyễn triều) was the last ruling family of Vietnam. Their rule lasted a total of 143 years. It began in 1802 when Emperor Gia Long ascende...
Nguyen Dynasty - Wikipedia
Cochinchina
Cochinchina (Vietnamese: Nam Kỳ, Khmer: Kampuchea Krom, French: Cochinchine) is a region encompassing the southern third of Vietnam whose principal city is Saigon or Prey Nokor in...
Cochinchina - Wikipedia
French Indochina
French Indochina (French: Indochine française; Khmer: សហភាពឥណ្ឌូចិន, Vietnamese: Đông Dương thuộc Pháp, [ɗoŋm zɰəŋ tʰuə̀k fǎp], frequently abbreviated to Đông Pháp), officially k...
French Indochina - Wikipedia