Ngo Dinh Diem presidential visit to Australia
The Ngo Dinh Diem presidential visit to Australia from 2 to 9 September 1957 was an official visit by the first president of the Republic of Vietnam. It was part of a year of travelling for Diem, who ...
Ngo Dinh Diem presidential visit to Australia - Wikipedia
1962 South Vietnamese Independence Palace bombing
The 1962 South Vietnamese Independence Palace bombing in Saigon was an aerial attack on 27 February 1962 by two dissident Vietnam Air Force pilots, Second Lieutenant Nguyễn Văn Cử and First Lieutenant...
1962 South Vietnamese Independence Palace bombing - Wikipedia
Battle of Saigon (1955)
The Battle for Saigon was a month-long battle between the Vietnamese National Army of the State of Vietnam (later to become the Army of the Republic of Vietnam) and the private army of the Bình Xuyên ...
Reaction to the 1963 South Vietnamese coup
The reaction to the 1963 South Vietnamese coup that saw the arrest and assassination of Ngô Đình Diệm was mixed.
The coup was immediately denounced by the Soviet Union and the People's Republic of...
Reaction to the 1963 South Vietnamese coup - Wikipedia
Ngo Dinh Diem
Ngô Đình Diệm ( listen;  listen  ;3 January 1901 – 2 November 1963) was the first president of South Vietnam (1955–1963). In the wake of the French withdrawal from Indochina a...
Ngo Dinh Diem - Wikipedia
Richard B. Fitzgibbon, Jr.
Technical Sergeant Richard Bernard Fitzgibbon, Jr. USAF was the first American to lose his life in the conflict that would later be known as the Vietnam War. He was murdered - shot by another airman a...
Ta Thu Thau
Tạ Thu Thâu (May 5, 1906 – September 1945) was a Vietnamese Trotskyist and the leader of the Fourth International in Vietnam.
Tạ Thu Thâu was born in a small hamlet in Tân Bình, 17 km (11...
Ta Thu Thau - Wikipedia
Nguyễn Kim
Nguyen Kim (Vietnamese: Nguyễn Kim; 1476–1545) was a Vietnamese statesman who was the ancestor of the famous Nguyễn Lords who later ruled south Vietnam (and much later, all of Vietnam). During his rul...
Trình Minh Thế
Trình Minh Thế (1922 - May 3, 1955) was a Vietnamese nationalist and military leader during the end of the First Indochina War and the beginning of the Vietnam War.
Thế was born in Tây Ninh Provin...
Trình Minh Thế - Wikipedia
John-Baptiste Nguyễn Bửu Đồng
John-Baptiste Nguyễn Bửu Đồng was a Vietnamese Roman Catholic priest from the city of Huế who was murdered by the Việtcộng during the 1968 Tet Offensive.
Bửu Đồng was a parish priest of a village ...
Arrest and assassination of Ngo Dinh Diem
The arrest and assassination of Ngô Đình Diệm, the president of South Vietnam, marked the culmination of a successful CIA-backed coup d'état led by General Dương Văn Minh in November 1963. On 2 Novemb...
Arrest and assassination of Ngo Dinh Diem - Wikipedia
1963 South Vietnamese coup
In November 1963, President Ngô Đình Diệm of South Vietnam was deposed by a group of Army of the Republic of Vietnam officers who disagreed with his handling of both the Buddhist crisis and the Viet C...
1963 South Vietnamese coup - Wikipedia
Cable 243
DEPTEL 243, also known as Telegram 243, the August 24 cable or most commonly Cable 243, was a high-profile message sent on August 24, 1963, by the United States Department of State to Henry Cabot Lodg...
Cable 243 - Wikipedia
Xá Lợi Pagoda raids
The Xá Lợi Pagoda raids were a series of synchronized attacks on various Buddhist pagodas in the major cities of South Vietnam shortly after midnight on 21 August 1963. The raids were executed by the ...
Xá Lợi Pagoda raids - Wikipedia
Buddhist crisis
The Buddhist crisis (Vietnamese: Biến cố Phật giáo) was a period of political and religious tension in South Vietnam between May and November 1963, characterized by a series of repressive acts by ...
1962 South Vietnamese Presidential Palace bombing
The 1962 South Vietnamese Independence Palace bombing in Saigon was an aerial attack on 27 February 1962 by two dissident Vietnam Air Force pilots, Second Lieutenant Nguyễn Văn Cử and First Lieutenant...
1962 South Vietnamese Presidential Palace bombing - Wikipedia
1960 South Vietnamese coup attempt
On November 11, 1960, a failed coup attempt against President Ngô Đình Diệm of South Vietnam was led by Lieutenant Colonel Vương Văn Đông and Colonel Nguyễn Chánh Thi of the Airborne Division of the A...
1960 South Vietnamese coup attempt - Wikipedia
1955 State of Vietnam referendum
The State of Vietnam referendum of 1955 determined the future form of government of the State of Vietnam, the nation that was to become the Republic of Vietnam (widely known as South Vietnam). It was ...
1955 State of Vietnam referendum - Wikipedia
Operation Passage to Freedom
Operation Passage to Freedom was a term used by the United States Navy to describe its transportation in 1954–55 of 310,000 Vietnamese civilians, soldiers and non-Vietnamese members of the Frenc...
Operation Passage to Freedom - Wikipedia
Ngô
Ngô is a Vietnamese surname. The surname is known as Wu in Chinese (吳 or 吴), Oh in Korean, and Ngov in Khmer.
Ngô - Wikipedia
State of Vietnam referendum, 1955
The State of Vietnam referendum of 1955 determined the future form of government of the State of Vietnam, the nation that was to become the Republic of Vietnam (widely known as South Vietnam). It was ...
State of Vietnam referendum, 1955 - Wikipedia
Ngo Dinh Diem presidential visit to the United States
Ngô Đình Diệm, the President of South Vietnam, made a state visit to the United States, the main ally of his government, in 1957. Diệm received a glowing welcome and was heaped with praise as a leader...
Ngo Dinh Diem presidential visit to the United States - Wikipedia