Nguyễn Văn Cừ (revolutionary)
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This article is about the Vietnamese communist secretary of the 1930s. For the South Vietnamese pilot involved in the 1962 coup attempt, see Nguyễn Văn Cử (pilot).
|Nguyễn Văn Cừ|
|General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam|
30 March 1938 – 9 November 1940
|Preceded by||Hà Huy Tập|
|Succeeded by||Trường Chinh|
|Born||9 July 1912
Bắc Ninh Province, French Indochina
|Died||August 28, 1941
Saigon, French Indochina
|Political party||Communist Party of Vietnam|
Nguyễn Văn Cừ (9 July 1912 – 28 August 1941) was a Vietnamese revolutionary. He served as the fourth General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) 30 March 1938-9 November 1940.
- Erik Harms Saigon's Edge: On the Margins of Ho Chi Minh City - Page 29 "... intersection, where many anticolonial figures perished, including, most famously, the trio of Nguyễn thị Minh Khai, Võ Văn Tần, and Nguyễn Văn Cừ, who were put before the firing squads there on August 28, 1941. ... And nowadays the historic memorial to revolutionary martyrs executed at the “Giồng” triple intersection is threatened by"