Prominent Vietnamese poet and author who penned close to 450 love poems and a number of short stories and essays. His best-known works include Gui Huong Cho Gio, Tho Tho, and Phan Thong Vang.
He obtained a degree in Agricultural Engineering in 1943.
A road in Hanoi, Vietnam was named in his honor.
He was born in Binh Dinh, Vietnam. Though he was briefly married, he was rumored to be a homosexual; many of his love poems, in fact, are addressed to men.
He was born in the same year as fellow poet Peter Viereck.