Vietnam Timeline

Timeline created by alexxisn
In History
  • The Geneva Accords

    The Geneva Accords
    established North and South Vietnam at 17 parallel for dividing line.Agreement was that elections take place every 2 years but elections never happened.
  • Ngo Diem

    Ngo Diem
    Ngo Dihn Diem leader of south Vietnam and Ho Chi Minh leads the North.
  • Vietnam War

    Vietnam War
    North Vietnamese forces began to build a supply route through Laos and Cambodia to South Vietnam. Known as the Ho Chi Minh Trail.
  • U.S. soldiers

    U.S. soldiers
    Frst U.S. soldiers killed in South Vietnam.
  • Ho Chi Minh

    Ho Chi Minh
    Failing health and replaced by Le Duan as North Vietnam Communist party.