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Trần, Lệ Xuân, 1924-2011

LC control no.n 91008185
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Personal name headingTrần, Lệ Xuân, 1924-2011
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Variant(s)Trần Lệ Xuân, 1924-2011
Ngo-dinh-Nhu, Mme., 1924-
Ngô, Đình Nhu, Mme., 1924-2011
Nhu, Madame, 1924-2011
Associated countryVietnam
Birth date1924
Death date20110424
Profession or occupationPoliticians' spouses
Found inHoàng, Trọng Miên. Đệ nhất phu nhân, 1988: v. 1, p. 5 (Trần Lệ Xuân)
LC manual auth. cd.: (subj.: Ngo-dinh-nhu, Mme., 1924-)
New York times WWW site, Apr. 27, 2011 (in obituary published Apr. 26: Madame Nhu; b. Tran Le Xuan, 1924 [the date is uncertain, though some sources say Apr. 15]; m. Ngo Dinh Nhu, brother of Ngo Dinh Diem, 1943; formally known as Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu; d. Sunday [Apr. 24, 2011], Rome, believed to be 87; as the glamorous official hostess in South Vietnam's presidential palace, she became a politically powerful and often harshly outspoken figure in the early years of the Vietnam War)