Nguyen Ngoc Tho

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Nguyễn Ngọc Thơ
Prime Minister of the Republic of Vietnam
In office
6 November 1963 – 30 January 1964
Preceded bynone
Succeeded byNguyễn Khánh
Personal details
Born(1908-05-26)26 May 1908
Long Xuyên, Annam, French Indochina
Died1976 (aged 67–68)
Saigon, South Vietnam
In this Vietnamese name, the family name is Nguyễn. According to Vietnamese custom, this person should be called by the given name Thơ.

Nguyễn Ngọc Thơ (26 May 1908 – 1976)[1][2] was a Vietnamese politician. He was the first Prime Minister of South Vietnam, serving from November 1963 to late January 1964.

References[change | change source]

  1. VietBao Daily News OnlineLife Vice President Nguyen Ngoc Tho
  2. Smith, Hedrick (1964-01-31). "New Saigon chief tightening rule; junta broken up". The New York Times. p. 1.

Other websites[change | change source]

  • Blair, Anne E. (1995). Lodge in Vietnam: A Patriot Abroad. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press. ISBN 0-300-06226-5.
  • Buttinger, Joseph (1967). Vietnam:A Dragon Embattled. New York City: Praeger.
  • Dommen, Arthur J. (2001). The Indochinese Experience of the French and the Americans: Nationalism and Communism in Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press. ISBN 0-253-33854-9.
  • Doyle, Edward; Lipsman, Samuel and Weiss, Stephen (1981). Passing the Torch. Boston: Boston Publishing Company. ISBN 0-939526-01-8.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)