|Hồ Chí Minh|
|Born||Nguyễn Sinh Cung19 May 1890 Kim Liên, Nam Đàn, Nghệ An, Annam, French Indochina|
|Died||2 September 1969 (aged 79) Hanoi, North Vietnam|
|Resting place||Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum|
What happened to Ho Chi Minh?
President Ho Chi Minh of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam dies of a heart attack in Hanoi. North Vietnamese officials announced his death the next day. Ho spent most of the next 10 years writing and organizing, all while outside Vietnam. …
Is Vietnam still communist?
Government of Vietnam
The Socialist Republic of Vietnam is a one-party state. A new state constitution was approved in April 1992, replacing the 1975 version. The central role of the Communist Party was reasserted in all organs of government, politics and society.
Why did the US get involved in Vietnam?
China had become communist in 1949 and communists were in control of North Vietnam. The USA was afraid that communism would spread to South Vietnam and then the rest of Asia. It decided to send money, supplies and military advisers to help the South Vietnamese Government.