Xuan Dieu

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Birthday
2, 1916
Birthplace
Vietnam
Death Date
Dec 18, 1985 (69)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
2, 1916
Birthplace
Vietnam
Death Date
Dec 18, 1985 (69)

About

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.

Before Fame

He obtained a degree in Agricultural Engineering in 1943.

Trivia

A road in Hanoi, Vietnam was named in his honor.

Family Life

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.

Associated With

He was born in the same year as fellow poet Peter Viereck.