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  Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu Summary
Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu, a notorious and feared member of South Vietnam's presidential family (1955–1963), was born Tran Le Xuan in 1924 to a wealthy family that served the French colonial administration.
Madame Nhu attempted to combine Catholicism with herself as a modern reincarnation of Vietnam's fabled Trưng Sisters, who temporarily defeated the invading Han Dynasty Chinese troops in AD In 1962, she had a statue erected in Saigon to the memory of the Trưng Sisters and also established the "Women's Solidarity Movement," a female paramilitary organization.
Madame Nhu was said to be called the "Dragon Lady" because she said she would "clap hands at seeing another monk barbecue show." (She was referring to Thích Quảng Đức, who poured flammable liquids over himself and meditated calmly while burning himself to death).
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  Ngo Dinh Nhu
Younger brother and chief political advisor of Ngo Dinh Diem.
Ngo Dinh Nhu ran his brother's regime of secret political movements, the Can Lao.
Nhu's wife, Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu[?] or "Madame Nhu", was also influential on government policy and, since her brother-in-law leader was unmarried, was regarded as the "First Lady" of Vietnam.
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 Ngo Dinh Nhu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ngô Ðình Nhu was in charge of his brother's regime of secret police and political movements, the Can Lao.
On November 1, 1963, Nhu was assassinated along with his brother by Captain Nhung during a coup d'etat led by General Dương Văn Minh with the understanding that the United States would not intervene.
At the time of the coup d'état, Madame Nhu was in Beverly Hills, California with their daughter, Le Thuy, and was preparing for a trip across the United States and Italy, where she intended to expose a scheming President John F. Kennedy and the CIA to the American public.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ngo_Dinh_Nhu   (384 words)

  
 Ngo Dinh Nhu Summary
On November 1, 1963, Nhu was assassinated along with his brother by Captain Nhung during a coup d'etat led by General Dương Văn Minh with the understanding that the United States would not intervene.
At the time of the coup d'etat, Madame Nhu was in Beverly Hills, California with their daughter, Le Thuy, and was preparing for a trip across the United States and Italy, where she intended to expose a scheming President John F. Kennedy and the CIA to the American public.
Madame Nhu went on to predict a dark future for Vietnam and that, by being involved in the coup, the troubles of the United States in Vietnam were only beginning.
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 Political Nhu, Ngô Ðình Nhu
Ngô Ðình Nhu pronunciation (help·info), born in Vietnam, was the younger brother and chief political advisor of South Vietnam's first President, Ngô Ðình Diệm.
At the time of the coup d'état, Madame Nhu was in Beverly Hills, California with their daughter, Le Thuy, and was preparing for a trip across the United States and Italy, where she intended to expose a scheming President John F. Kennedy and the CIA to the American public.
When Madame Nhu learned of the coup d'état she immediately suspected the United States saying, "Whoever has the Americans as allies does not need enemies".
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Madame Nhu’s father and mother spent their whole lives in both the spotlights of Vietnam and the world.
This religious conversion for Madame Nhu was not as great as it would have been for many other Vietnamese girls since she had spent most of her youth in Hanoi as a dutiful student of nuns.
Madame Nhu is not the only Asian political woman who has been subjected to this charge of responsibility for her husband’s problems.
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But when Ngo Dinh Diem came to power, his brother, Archbishop Ngo Dinh Thuc, ordered that a Catholic cathedral be built, and he declared that the woman had been Mary, the Virgin Mother of Jesus, and not Avalokitesvara.
Ngo Dinh Diem and his brother were killed by an angry military officer.
Ngo Dinh Diem and his family overthrew themselves with their narrow minds, their lack of understanding, and their inability to listen to the wishes of the nation.
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 Ngo Dinh Nhu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-14)
Ngo Dinh Nhu was Diem's brother and most influential adviser.
Diem delegated many responsibilities in his brother, who was largely responsible for the organizational structure of the regime.
His authoritarian methods and his strong influence on Diem, coupled with the excesses of his wife (see Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu) contributed greatly to the coup and subsequent assassination of Diem and Nhu himself.
www.sagehistory.net /vietnam/DanielFiles/Ngo_Dinh_Nhu.html   (62 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu
At the time of the assassinations, Madame Nhu had been in Beverly Hills, California since October, with her daughter, Ngô Le Thuy.
Madame Ngô Đình Nhu, sister-in-law of President Diệm audio of her speech also available
Madame Nhu, Sounds, Images & Videos The wife of the Chief of Secret Police Ngô Đình Nhu gives a startling response to the spectacle of Buddhist monks setting fire to themselves to protest the Diem government in 1963.
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 Morte's Homepage (Vietnam - Das verhängnisvolle Erbe des John F. Kennedy)
Madam Nhu, die Schwägerin Diems, sprach öffentlich von einem "Barbecue" und steigerte damit die Wut der Menschen.
Diem sah darin eine Provokation, Madame Nhu beschuldigte die Mönche der Konspiration mit den Kommunisten.
Für Wirbel sorgten CIA-Berichte, wonach Diems Bruder Nhu Kontakt mit der Regierung in Nordvietnam aufgenommen hatte, um über eine Wiedervereinigung des Landes zu verhandeln.
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 Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-14)
Madame Nhu (born Le Xuan), was married to Ngo Dinh Nhu
She became a very powerful figure in the regime, intervening publicly as the unofficial First Lady.
Madame Nhu was behind the crackdown on "immorality" that abolished divorce, contraceptives, abortion, and closed nightclubs and ballrooms.
www.sagehistory.net /vietnam/DanielFiles/Mme_Ngo_Dinh_Nhu.html   (57 words)

  
 Amazon.com: "Ngo Dinh Nhu": Key Phrase page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-14)
His sharp-edged hawk face split by an unnerving smile, Nhu a was...
Ngo Dinh Nhu was counselor to Diem and director of the strategic hamlet program, and his wife was a delegate to the National...
Criticism of these elements focuses on Ngo family rule, especially the roles of the President's brother, Ngo Dinh Nhu, and Madame Nhu.
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 Talking History
This archival audio is an exerpt from an October 17, 1963 talk by Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu, the defacto first lady of Vietnam (her brother-in-law, President Ngo Dinh Diem was unmarried) shortly before her husband and the President were assassinated in a November 1, 1963 coup.
Madame Nhu was in the United States at the time and was not allowed to return to Vietnam; she and her 4 children lived in exile in France.
A controversial and much vilified figure in her own right, Madame Nhu was widely widely referred to as the "Dragon Lady."
www.talkinghistory.org   (2003 words)

  
 Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nhu on the cover of Time magazine, August 9, 1963.
By the time of her husband's murder she had already become quite an infamous figure in the United States.
Excerpts from her October 13, 1963 interview on NBCTV's "Meet the Press":
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Madame_Ngo_Dinh_Nhu   (958 words)

  
 YouTube - Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu
Mac du Nam Han xua giet' VC nhu giet' ga`.
madame nhu is still alive today, residing in the french riviera.
That faking ignorant spoiled bitch Nhu whore should be executed by hanging.
youtube.com /?v=itbXtld-mMY   (452 words)

  
 Madame Ngo Dinh Nhu by Time Magazine - Prints, Posters and Magazine Covers from ArteBlanche.com
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