Lưu Hữu Phước

Vietnamese composer

Lưu Hữu Phước (12 September 1921 - 8 June 1989) was a Vietnamese composer. He composed Thanh Niên Hành Khúc (English: March of the Students), the national anthem of South Vietnam. After he became a communist, he composed Giải phóng miền Nam (English: Release the South), the national anthem of Provisional Revolutionary Government of the Republic of South Vietnam.