Minh was the patriot and
leader of Vietnam who instilled the sense of freedom in his countrymen,
emancipated Vietnamese from the tyrannical rule of imperialists like
enlightened the people of Vietnam. For Vietnamese people, Ho Chi Minh
great as Gandhiji is to India. He liberated his countrymen from slavery
Chi Minh was born in 1890 in Vietnam. He spent his childhood in
roaming in the beauty of nature. As he grew older, he became a freedom
and a promising youth. But his poverty and slavery came in his way of
These adverse circumstances were the inspiring events in the life of Ho
Minh and he hardened his resolve to do away with them.
that time Vietnam was a colony of France. H e did many professions but
theme idea of his mind was to indulge in struggle for freedom movement.
worked as a teacher, then as a cook in France. He studied the political
of France and about imperialism. He finally made up his mind to snatch
power from France and work for the progress of his country, Vietnam.
1917, Ho Chi Minh reached England during the First World War. After the
again came back to France and presented a charter of demands at the
conference. The French people created a furore over it. It was a sad
his life that his sacrifices and plans for his country were hardly
known to his
Paris, he worked as a laborer and suffered untold miseries for the sake
freedom of Vietnam. He wrote about the Vietnam problem in paper. He
a book, 'The Crimes of French Colonialists'. In the end, Vietnam was
under the leadership of Ho Chi Minh and he became the President of the