City of Westminster in Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Ho Chi Minh
worked in 1913 at the
which stood on
Erected by Britain Vietnam Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, Vietnam • Wars, Non-US. A significant historical year for this entry is 1913.
Location. 51° 30.478′ N, 0° 7.893′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London. It is in . Marker is at the intersection of Haymarket Street and Pall Mail when traveling south on Haymarket Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 80 Haymarket Street, City of Westminster, England SW1Y 4TE, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Herbert Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Her Majesty's Theatre (within shouting distance of this marker); Rugby Football Union (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Brigade of Guards (about 90 meters away); Robert Falcon Scott (about 120 meters away); John First Lord Lawrence William Ewart Gladstone (about 150 meters away); Air Chief Marshal Sir Keith Park (1892 - 1975) (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
Also see . . . Ho Chi Minh (Wikipedia). Hồ Chí Minh (19 May 1890 – 2 September 1969), born Nguyễn Sinh Cung, also known as Nguyễn Tất Thành and Nguyễn Ái Quốc, was a Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader who was Chairman and First Secretary of the Workers' Party of Vietnam. Hồ was also Prime Minister (1945–55) and President (1945–69) of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam). He was a key figure in the foundation of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam in 1945, as well as the People's Army of Vietnam (PAVN) and the Việt Cộng (NLF or VC) during the Vietnam War....He led the Việt Minh independence movement from 1941 onward, establishing the Communist-ruled Democratic Republic of Vietnam in 1945 and defeating the French Union in 1954 at the battle of Điện Biên Phủ. He officially stepped down from power in 1965 due to health problems, but remained a highly respected inspiration for (Submitted on October 20, 2017.)
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