Ho Chi Minh’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 19, 1890

Death Date

September 2, 1969

Age of Death

79 years

Cause of Death

Heart Failure



The politician Ho Chi died at the age of 79. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Communist revolutionary who led the Việt Minh independence movement, which established the communist-ruled Democratic Republic of Vietnam in 1945. He served as prime minister from 1945 to 1955 and as the president of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam from 1945 to 1969.

He was married to Zeng Xueming from 1926 until 1969. His father was an official at the imperial court and inspired his revolutionary involvement.



“Remember, the storm is a good opportunity for the pine and the cypress to show their strength and their stability.” (Ho Chi Minh)


“Love other human beings as you would love yourself.” (Ho Chi Minh)


“You can kill ten of our men for every one we kill of yours. But even at those odds, you will lose and we will win.” (Ho Chi Minh)


“The Vietnamese people deeply love independence, freedom and peace. But in the face of United States aggression they have risen up, united as one man.” (Ho Chi Minh)


“It was patriotism, not communism, that inspired me.” (Ho Chi Minh)