October 26, 1955 Ngo Dinh Diem proclaims Vietnam to be a republic with himself as its President and forms the Army of the Republic of Vietnam.
President Ngo Dinh Diem
February 27, 1962: NGO DINH DIEM SURVIVES COUP ATTEMPT - South Vietnamese President Ngo Dinh Diem survives another coup attempt when Republic of Vietnam Air Force pilots Lieutenants Pham Phu Quoc and Nguyen Van Cu try to kill him and his brother Ngo Dinh Nhu by bombing and strafing the presidential palace.
Ngo Dinh Diem, Prime Minister of the State of Vietnam
El 11 de junio de 1963, este monje budista se incendió como protesta a la opresión que el gobierno de Ngo Dinh Diem ejercía sobre la religión budista en Vietnam.
Little Saigon is set to honor Ngo Dinh Diem, the first president of the Republic of South Vietnam.
sixpenceee: “ The Self-Immolating Monk In 1963, the Buddhist majority in South Vietnam had reached their breaking point in the growing tensions under the repressive Catholic regime of President Ngo Dinh Diem. In May of that year, Buddhists had...