2nd September 1969 Uncle Ho dies. Ho Chi Minh Vietnamese Communist led his people to victory over the French. Prime Minister of Democratic Republic of Vietnam 1945-1955, and President 1955-1969. Inspired the people of the South to their inevitable victory over the United States of America and uniting the country.
Vietnam War : In this December 1965 file photo shot by Associated Press photographer Horst Faas, a U. Division soldier guards Route 7 as Vietnamese women and school children return home to the village of Xuan Dien from Ben Cat, Vietnam