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Summary

Hanoi Hannah (born as Trịnh Thị Ngọ in Hanoi, Vietnam) is a famous Celebrity from Vietnam, she is still alive and was born 1931.

Biography

Hanoi Hannah moderated during the Vietnam War under the pseudonym Thu Huong - the fragrance of autumn (dt: Autumn scent) a propaganda broadcast on Vietnamese radio Voice of Vietnam. The Americans gave it the name of Hanoi Hannah.

She took English classes in her youth and was interested above all for movies that were shown with French subtitles. From 1955 she worked for the radio station Voice of Vietnam.

Their propaganda program, which was broadcast three times daily, was directed to the U.S. forces in Vietnam. Trinh Thi Ngo exiting lists of casualties and prisoners tried, the troops of the illegality of the war to convince and to persuade them to give up the struggle. This time they played popular music and announced news from the U.S., especially on the anti-war demonstrations. They became more famous through interviews with Jane Fonda. Trinh Thi Ngo hosted the broadcast of 1965 to 1972.

She lives with her husband today in Ho Chi Minh City and has a son and a daughter.

Our collection contains 20 quotes who is written / told by Hanoi.

Related authors: Jane Fonda, Ho Chi Minh

Source / external links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanoi_Hannah

Famous quotes by Hanoi Hannah (20)


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"There's a policy now of opening the doors to the outside world"
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"I would like to see America some day"
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"I put my heart in my work"
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"We advised them to do what they think proper against the war"
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"I have always compared our traditions of liberty, like those of Abraham Lincoln and Ho Chi Minh"
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"I had to do something for the country"
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"Because the GIs were sent massively to South Vietnam, maybe it's a good idea to have a broadcast for them"
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"Sometimes my colleagues joke and call me Hannah"
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"Because our fight has been for such a long time we are isolated from the world, even after reconstruction we don't have much attention from people outside"
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"Well, we think the broadcasts did have some effect, because we see the antiwar movement in the U.S. building up, growing and so we think that our broadcast is a support to this antiwar movement"
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"We asked Jane Fonda if she would like to meet American pilots in Hanoi, but she refused, she didn't want to"
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"This is the voice of Vietnam Broadcasting from Hanoi, capitol of the Democratic republic of Vietnam"
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"Our program for American GIs can be heard at 1630 hours"
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"It wasn't a new idea. During the war against the French we had this kind of broadcast for the French soldiers"
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"I am happy with what I've done"
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"Nothing is more confused than to be ordered into a war to die or to be maimed for life without the faintest idea of what's going on"
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"And we broadcast tapes sent to us from Americans against the war. These were most effective I believe"
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"And we also read Newsweek, Time and several newspapers"
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"Americans are xenophobic, they will believe their own people rather than the adversary, even a friendly enemy voice"
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"American GIs don't fight this unjust immoral and illegal war of Johnson's"


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