Vietnamese poet and politics activist who’s most remembered for his twenty-seven years spent in prison. For his literary function, he received the 1985 Rotterdam International Poetry Award. He taught senior high school background and spent 2 yrs in jail for informing his learners that america acquired defeated Japan in Globe Battle II (his country’s formal view on the problem was that the Soviet Union acquired defeated Japan). He was the 1989 receiver of the Pencil/Barbara Goldsmith Independence to Write Prize. He was created in Hanoi, Vietnam and afterwards immigrated to america. He and astronaut Pham Tuan are two of Vietnam’s most well-known personalities.