Boun Oum

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Birthday
12, 1912
Birthplace
Laos
Death Date
Mar 17, 1980 (67)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
12, 1912
Birthplace
Laos
Death Date
Mar 17, 1980 (67)

About

Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Laos from 1948 to 1950 and then again from 1960 to 1962. He was exiled in 1975 when the Pathet Lao, a communist, came to power.

Before Fame

He studied at France's I'Ecole de droit.

Trivia

He was the heir to the Kingdom of Champassack before the monarchy was abolished.

Family Life

He married Mom Bouaphanh in 1943; the couple had six sons and three daughters.

Associated With

He was succeeded by Souvanna Phouma as the Prime Minister of Laos in 1962.