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us: Võ, Nguyên Giáp, 1911-2013


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  • Variants

    • us: Wu, Yüan-chia, 1911-2013
    • us: Võ Nguên Ziap, 1911-2013
    • us: Ziap, Võ Nguên, 1911-2013
    • us: Giáp, Võ Nguyên, 1911-2013
    • us: Võ Nguyên Giáp, 1911-2013
    • us: Giáp, Võ Ngyên, 1911-2013
    • us: Kiyāp, Jen̲aral, 1911-2013
    • us: Giap, General, 1911-2013
    • us: 武元甲, 1911-2013
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19110825
    • Death Date

        20131004
    • Birth Place

        An Xa (Vietnam)
    • Death Place

        Hanoi (Vietnam)
    • Associated Locale

        Vietnam (Democratic Republic)
    • Associated Locale

        Vietnam
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Vietnam (Democratic Republic). Quân đội
        • Source: Wikipedia, viewed Oct. 18, 2013
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Việt Nam độc lập đồng minh hội
        • Affiliation Start: 1941
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed Oct. 18, 2013
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        vie
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Indochinese War, 1946-1954
          (lcsh) Vietnam War, 1961-1975
        • Occupation

            General
              Cabinet officer
          • Sources

            • found: His Inside the Viet Minh, 1962.
            • found: Macdonald, P.G. Giáp, 1992: CIP t.p. (General Võ Ngyên Giáp)
            • found: Puraṭcikara makkaḷai āyutapāṇiyākkalum makkaḷ paṭaiyum, 2005: t.p. (Jen̲aral Kiyāp) t.p. verso (General Giap [in rom.])
            • found: 678 field information, Oct. 18, 2013 (b. 1912)
            • found: New York times (online), viewed Oct. 18, 2013 (in obituary published Oct. 4: Vo Nguyen Giap; b. Aug. 25, 1911 (some sources say 1912), in the village of An Xa in Quang Binh Province, the southernmost part of what would later be North Vietnam; d. Friday [Oct. 4, 2013], Hanoi, believed to be 102; relentless and charismatic North Vietnamese general whose campaigns drove both France and the United States out of Vietnam)
          • Editorial Notes

            • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
            • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
          • Change Notes

            • 1980-03-28: new
            • 2013-10-18: revised
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