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November 2, 1963 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

Coup d'état

Ngô Đình Diệm, the President of South Vietnam, is overthrown and assassinated in a coup by the South Vietnamese Army

President of South Vietnam Ngô Đình Diệm
President of South Vietnam
Ngô Đình Diệm

Birthdays in History

  • Brian Kemp, American politician, Governor of Georgia (2019-), born in Athens, Georgia

Deaths in History

AssassinationNgô Đình Diệm

Ngô Đình Diệm, President and authoritarian leader of South Vietnam (1954-63), assassinated in a coup at 62

President of South Vietnam Ngô Đình Diệm
President of South Vietnam
Ngô Đình Diệm
1963 in History