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Ngo Dinh Diem (ˈŋoʊ ˈdin ˈdyɛm, ˈdzyɛm, ˈnoʊ ˈdin)
1901–1963, president of South Vietnam 1956–63.
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Bradley notes that "Like [Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek of the Republic of China], [President Ngo Dihn Diem
of South Vietnam] was allied with the wealthy, who kept the peasants in near servitude.
In 1963, South Vietnamese President Ngo Dihn Diem
was assassinated in a military coup.