Đinh Xuân Tửu
Đinh Xuân Tửu (2 February 1925 – 5 November 1996) was a Vietnamese writer and poet (pen-names: Văn Lâm, Kỳ Phong, Thành Lễ, Tô Huyền An). He was born in Hà Tĩnh Province, Vietnam. He was a poet loved ...
Cao Bá Quát
Cao Bá Quát (高伯适, 1809–1853) was a Vietnamese poet and revolutionary who led a peasant uprising against Emperor Tự Đức. He was either executed or killed in battle. Many of his poems were destroyed, ...
Tang Tuyet Minh
Zeng Xueming (Chinese: 曾雪明; pinyin: Zēng Xuěmíng; Jyutping: Zang1 Syut3ming4, 1905–1991), known in Vietnamese as Tăng Tuyết Minh, was a Chinese midwife who married Vietnamese leader Ho Chi...
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Hằng Phương
Lê Hằng Phương (Điện Bàn, 9 September 1908 - 2 February 1983) was a Vietnamese poet. Her poetry has been characterised as intimist.She was born into an educated Confucian family, and married writer Vũ...
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Trần Minh Tông
Trần Minh Tông (4 September 1300–10 March 1357), given name Trần Mạnh (陳奣), was the fifth emperor of the Trần dynasty who ruled Đại Việt from 1314 to 1329. After ceding the throne to his son Trầ...
Ðoàn Thị Ðiểm
Đoàn Thị Điểm (段氏點, 1705–48) was a Vietnamese woman poet.She is best known for her biography of the goddess Liễu Hạnh and her version of Đặng Trần Côn's poem "Lament of a Soldier's Wife" (Chinh phụ n...
Trần Tế Xương
Trần Tế Xương (chu Han 陳濟昌) also known by the pen name Tú Xương (Mặc Trai, Mộng Tích, Tử Thịnh 5 September 1870 - 29 January 1907) was a Vietnamese poet and satirist. His poems frequently targeted the...
Hữu Loan
Hữu Loan (January 14, 1916 – March 18, 2010) was a Vietnamese poet, best known for an autobiographical epic of love and the cruelty of war.Loan was born in Nga Lĩnh, Nga Sơn District, Thanh Hóa Provin...
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Mong-Lan
Mộng-Lan (pen name) is a Vietnamese-born American woman poet, writer, painter, photographer, musician, composer, singer, Argentine tango dancer and educator. Mong-Lan's Website
Born in Saigon, Sou...
Tạ Tỵ
Tạ Tỵ (1922, Hanoi – 24 August 2004, Ho Chi Minh City) was a Vietnamese painter and poet. After the Vietnam War ended in 1975, he was sent to a reeducation camp till 1981. Afterwards he and his wife l...
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Phan Nhien Hao
Phan Nhiên Hạo (born 1967) is a Vietnamese poet and translator, living in the United States.He was born in Kontum, Vietnam, came to the US in 1991 and now lives in Illinois. He has a BA in Vietnamese ...
The Drayton Court
The Drayton Court is a boutique hotel and one of the oldest pubs in Ealing, west London. The former Vietnamese revolutionary and statesman, Hồ Chí Minh, worked in the kitchens in 1914.
The pub was...
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Trần Nhân Tông
Trần Nhân Tông (7 December 1258–16 December 1308), given name Trần Khâm, was the third emperor of the Trần dynasty, reigning over Đại Việt from 1278 to 1293. After ceding the throne to his son T...
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Ho Chi Minh Museum
The Ho Chi Minh Museum is located in Hanoi, Vietnam. It is a museum dedicated to the late Vietnamese leader Ho Chi Minh and Vietnam's revolutionary struggle against foreign powers. It was constructed ...
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Lê Quý Đôn
Lê Quý Đôn (黎貴惇, 1726–1784) was an 18th-century Vietnamese philosopher, poet, encyclopedist, and government official. His pseudonym was Quế Đường. He was a native of Duyen Ha village in present-day Th...
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Fano tesemara
Fano tesemara (Amharic: ፋኖ ተሰማራ, 'O Guerrilla, rise to arms') is an Ethiopian song. It was one of the most popular protest songs of the Ethiopian Student Movement during the late 1960s. The song w...
Nguyễn Sinh Sắc
Nguyễn Sinh Sắc (chữ Hán: 阮生色, Kim Lien village in Nam Dan district of Nghe An, 1862–1929) was the father of Ho Chi Minh. His wife, and the mother of Ho Chi Minh, was Hoàng Thị Loan (1868-1901), the d...
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Trần Quang Khải
Prince Chiêu Minh Trần Quang Khải (1241–1294) was the third son of Trần Thái Tông, first emperor of the Trần Dynasty of Vietnam. Being the younger brother of the Emperor Trần Thánh Tông and hold...
Đông Hồ (poet)
Lâm Tấn Phác, pen name Đông Hồ (Đông Hồ, 10 March 1906 - 25 March 1969) was a Vietnamese poet and journalist. He was employed as a writer on the Saigon newspaper Đông Pháp Thời Báo during the 1920s. H...
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Văn Đen
Dương Văn Đen (21 October 1919 – 1988) was a Vietnamese painter. He did not study at the École des Beaux-Arts de l'Indochine but in France, after which he returned to Vietnam and was considered part o...
Lê Thánh Tông
Lê Thánh Tông (1442–1497) was emperor of Vietnam from 1460 until his death. He is generally regarded as one of the greatest emperors of Vietnamese history and the Vietnamese "Hammurabi."
Lê ...
Huy Cận
Cù Huy Cận (May 31, 1919 – February 19, 2005) was a Vietnamese poet. He was a close friend of Xuân Diệu, another famous poet. His first collection of poems, Sacred Fire, was published in 1938. His son...
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Nguyễn Trãi
Nguyễn Trãi (阮廌), also known under his style name Ức Trai (抑齋); (1380–1442) was an illustrious Vietnamese Confucian scholar, a noted poet, a skilled politician and a master tactician. He was at times ...
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Hoa Nguyen
Hoa Nguyen (Vĩnh Long, 1967) is an American poet.Born near Saigon, Hoa Nguyen grew up in the Washington D.C. area and studied poetry at New College of California in San Francisco. She now lives in Tor...
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Quang Dũng
Bùi Đình Diệm, penname Quang Dũng (1921–1988) was a Vietnamese poet. He was one of the poets associated with the Nhân Văn–Giai Phẩm movement. In his style, following Vladimir Mayakovsky, he experiment...