Phạm Hùng

Vietnamese politician (1912-1988)

Phạm Hùng (June 11, 1912 – March 10, 1988) was a Vietnamese politician. He was the 2nd Prime Minister of the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam from 1987 to 1988.[1]

Phạm Hùng
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2nd Chairman of the Council of Ministers
In office
18 June 1987 – 10 March 1988
PresidentVõ Chí Công
Preceded byPhạm Văn Đồng
Succeeded byVõ Văn Kiệt (acting)
Personal details
BornJune 11, 1912
Vĩnh Long Province, French Indochina
DiedMarch 10, 1988 (age 75)
Political partyCommunist Party of Vietnam
Military service
Branch/serviceVietnam People's Public Security
RankCấp hiệu Đại tá Công an.png Police senior colonel


  1. Ronald B. Frankum Jr. Historical Dictionary of the War in Vietnam 2011 p.357 "Phạm Hùng (1912-1988). Born Phạm Van Thién and also known as Bay Cuong, Phạm Hùng joined the Indochinese Communist Party in 1930 after being expelled from school for his radical activities two years earlier. "