Nguyễn Khánh

1927 - 2013

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Nguyễn Khánh ([ŋwiəŋ˨˩˦ kʰan˦˥]; 8 November 1927 – 11 January 2013) was a South Vietnamese military officer and Army of the Republic of Vietnam general who served in various capacities as head of state and prime minister of South Vietnam while at the head of a military junta from January 1964 until February 1965. He was involved in or against many coup attempts, failed and successful, from 1960 until his defeat and exile from South Vietnam in 1965. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nguyễn Khánh has received more than 256,488 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Nguyễn Khánh is the 6,677th most popular politician (down from 6,566th in 2019), the 33rd most popular biography from Vietnam (up from 36th in 2019) and the 24th most popular Vietnamese Politician.

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Among politicians, Nguyễn Khánh ranks 6,677 out of 15,710Before him are Raif Dizdarević, Shalmaneser IV, Danielle Mitterrand, Doubravka of Bohemia, Dersu Uzala, and André Tardieu. After him are William of Modena, Arnulf III, Count of Flanders, Mary Robinson, Catherine of Brandenburg, Antipater II of Macedon, and Nicholas Romanov, Prince of Russia.

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Among people born in 1927, Nguyễn Khánh ranks 113Before him are Pierre Henry, Marvin Harris, Lee Grant, Cecil Bødker, Stanisław Kania, and Gerry Mulligan. After him are Carlos José Castilho, Hans Schäfer, Coretta Scott King, Sabah, Paul Badura-Skoda, and William Labov. Among people deceased in 2013, Nguyễn Khánh ranks 108Before him are Otto Sander, Joe Weider, Glafcos Clerides, José Froilán González, Taihō Kōki, and Karen Black. After him are Van Cliburn, Jacques Vergès, Muhammad Said Ramadan al-Bouti, Deanna Durbin, Wolfgang Sawallisch, and Tony Sheridan.

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In Vietnam

Among people born in Vietnam, Nguyễn Khánh ranks 33 out of 106Before him are Khải Định (1885), Tự Đức (1829), Phạm Văn Đồng (1906), Tôn Đức Thắng (1888), Lady Triệu (225), and Trường Chinh (1907). After him are Nguyễn Hữu Thọ (1910), Thành Thái (1879), Trương Tấn Sang (1949), Riccardo Cocciante (1946), Duy Tân (1900), and Nguyễn Xuân Phúc (1954).

Among POLITICIANS In Vietnam

Among politicians born in Vietnam, Nguyễn Khánh ranks 24Before him are Trần Hưng Đạo (1228), Khải Định (1885), Tự Đức (1829), Phạm Văn Đồng (1906), Tôn Đức Thắng (1888), and Trường Chinh (1907). After him are Nguyễn Hữu Thọ (1910), Thành Thái (1879), Trương Tấn Sang (1949), Duy Tân (1900), Nguyễn Xuân Phúc (1954), and Thiệu Trị (1807).