Nguyễn Phúc Trú

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Not to be confused with Nguyễn Phúc Chu.

Nguyễn Phúc Trú, or Nguyễn Phúc Chú, (1696–1738; r. 1725–1738) was one of the Nguyễn lords who ruled over southern Vietnam in the 16th–18th centuries. Also known as Ninh Vuong, he expanded his family's territory by seizing the Cambodian provinces of Vinh-long and My-tho in 1731.


Preceded by
Nguyễn Phúc Chu
Ruler of South Vietnam
1725–1738
Succeeded by
Nguyễn Phúc Khoát

References[edit]

  • Coedes, G. (1962). The Making of South-east Asia. London: Cox & Wyman Ltd. p213.