Lon Nol’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

November 13, 1913

Death Date

Nov 17, 1985

Age of Death

72 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Fullerton, California, United States



The politician Lon Nol died at the age of 72. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Cambodian general and two-time Prime Minister of Cambodia who came to power after he led a military coup against Prince Norodom Sihanouk in 1970. His regime was known for being authoritarian in nature and for its dependence on American aid.

He held his first major military position as an Army Chief of Staff in 1955.

He was also the President of the Khmer Republic from 1927 to 1975.

He was born into a Chinese-Khmer family in the Prey Veng Province of Cambodia.

He was succeeded by Son Sann as the Prime Minister of Cambodia after the end of his 1967 term.