Nuon Chea

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Birthday
27, 1926
Birthplace
Voat Kor, Cambodia
Death Date
Aug 4, 2019 (93)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
27, 1926
Birthplace
Voat Kor, Cambodia
Death Date
Aug 4, 2019 (93)

About

Cambodian communist who was the second in command during the Khmer Rouge's attempt to take power in the 1970s. He was arrested in 2007 for war crimes and crimes against humanity.

Before Fame

He worked in the Thai Ministry of Foreign Affairs after studying at Thammasat University.

Trivia

He has been charged for crimes against humanity by the United Nations.

Family Life

He and his wife Ly Kimseng had three children together.

Associated With

He was nicknamed Brother Number Two as the second in command to Pol Pot.