Category Archives: On This Day

On this day: 02/05

1917, Birthday of Van Tien Dung, a Vietnamese general in the People’s Army of Vietnam, who planned and commanded the Ho Chi Minh Campaign, the final PAVN offensive that collapsed South Vietnamese defenses and captured Saigon in 1975.

General Van Tien Dung says:  Whenever I solve some thorny problem, or receive some news of outstanding conquest... I enjoy a smoke.
General Van Tien Dung says: " Whenever I solve some thorny problem, or receive some news of outstanding conquest... I enjoy a smoke. "
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On this day: 01/05

Le Premier Mai: Le Muguet Porte Bonheur

1 May – the Lilly of the Valley brings happiness!https://nhtuong.files.wordpress.com/2009/05/mayday.jpg
Le Premier Mai is La Fête du Muguet in France.

The tradition on this day is to give friends and loved ones a little bouquet of muguet, Lilly-of-the-Valley, for wishes of happiness and to celebrate the arrival of spring.

Hoai-Tuong Nguyen wishes happiness for all his readers and friends!