Ieng Sary

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Birthday
24, 1925
Birthplace
Vietnam
Death Date
Mar 14, 2013 (87)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
24, 1925
Birthplace
Vietnam
Death Date
Mar 14, 2013 (87)

About

Co-founder of the Khmer Rouge, the Communist Party of Kampuchea, in Cambodia who, in 2007, was arrested for crimes against humanity. He was charged with genocide in 2009 but died before the case against him could be brought to a verdict.

Before Fame

He studied in Paris and stated in the Latin Quarter which, at the time, was the center for student radicalism.

Trivia

He was the Foreign Minister of Kampuchea from 1975 to 1979.

Family Life

He married Ieng Thirith in 1951.

Associated With

He was the brother-in-law of Pol Pot.