::Nguyễn Khánh


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Nguyễn Khánh (November 8, 1927 – January 11, 2013) was a South Vietnamese military officer and Army of the Republic of Vietnam general who served in various capacities as head of state and prime minister of South Vietnam while at the head of a military junta from January 1964 until February 1965. He was involved in or against many coup attempts, failed and successful, from 1960 until his defeat and exile from South Vietnam in 1965. Khánh lived out his later years with his family, in exile in the United States, and died of pneumonia and end-stage renal failure at a hospital in San Jose, California, on January 11, 2013.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref><ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref>

Nguyễn Khánh sections
Intro  Early life and education  Vi\u1ec7t Minh years  Early years in the Army of the Republic of Vietnam  Anti-coup loyalist in 1960  1964 coup  Setting up the junta  Rule  Junta infighting  Attempted coup by Generals Ph\u00e1t and \u0110\u1ee9c and further instability  Downfall  Life in exile  Personal life  References  External links  

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