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About Ngo Dinh Diem
Ngo Dinh Diem was the last prime minister of the State of Vietnam and the first president of the Republic of Vietnam. Prior to assuming the presidency, he had served as a Bin Thuan Province governor and later as an interior minister under the Nguyen dynasty’s Emperor Bao Dai in 1993. He went into exile from 1950 to 1954, when he accepted to be Bao Dai’s prime minister. In 1955, he created the Republic of Vietnam and declared himself president following a referendum which was rigged to favor the creation.
He was the son of Ngo Dinh Kha and Pham Thi Than. Eight of his eleven siblings survived infancy. He stayed celibate after his love interest decided to go to the convent.
In 1960, he received the Most Exalted Order of the Crown of the Realm from Malaysia.
He was assassinated in November 1963, following his anti-Buddhism policies which caused the Buddhist crisis.
Ngo Dinh Diem Rank
Ngo Dinh Diem's Popularity
Ngo Dinh Diem was a famous South Vietnamese politician, 1st President of the Republic of Vietnam, who was born on January 3, 1901. As a person born on this date, Ngo Dinh Diem is listed in our database as the 24th most popular celebrity for the day (January 3) and the 11th most popular for the year (1901).
People born on January 3 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Ngo Dinh Diem is the 548th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Ngo Dinh Diem's birthday, Ngo Dinh Diem is the 5th most famous Vietnamese.
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