Bảo Thắng

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Nguyễn Phúc Bảo Thắng
Born (1943-09-30) 30 September 1943 (age 71)
Đà Lạt, French Indochina
Title(s) Prince
Throne(s) claimed Vietnam
Pretend from 28 July 2007 – present
Monarchy abolished 1955
Last monarch Bảo Đại
Connection with Son
Royal House Nguyễn
Father Bảo Đại
Mother Nam Phương
Predecessor Bảo Long

Prince Nguyễn Phúc Bảo Thắng (born September 30, 1943, in Đà Lạt, Vietnam) is the youngest son of Emperor Bảo Đại and Empress Nam Phương.[1] He succeeded as head of the Nguyễn Dynasty following the death of his brother, Bao Long, on July 28, 2007.[2] He is the sovereign of the Imperial Order of the Dragon of Annam.[3]


He attended the schools of Couvent des Oiseaux in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, and Collège d'Adran, in Da Lat in the Central Highlands of Vietnam. Bảo Thắng resides in exile in France.


External links[edit]


  1. ^ Indochine - Volume 4, Numéro 161 -Volume 5, Numéro 180 1943 - Page 169 "le Prince BAO-THANG cinquième enfant impérial d'Annam dont nous ovons annoncé récemment la naissance."
  2. ^ Vietnamese crown prince passes away VietNamNet, 9 August 2007
  3. ^ "Members of the Order". Archive of Official Site of the Order of Annam. 
Bảo Thắng
Born: 30 September 1943
Titles in pretence
Preceded by
Crown Prince Bảo Long
Emperor of Vietnam
28 July 2007 – present
Reason for succession failure:
Empire abolished in 1945
Family information
Emperor Khải Định
House of Nguyễn
Emperor Bảo Đại Bảo Thắng
Tu Cung
House of Nguyen
Pierre Nguyễn Hữu-Hào
House of Nguyen
Empress Nam Phuong
Marie Lê Thị Binh