1913 – Born on November 13th in Prey Veng Province. Cambodian general and political leader.
1946 – Became a provincial governor.
1955 – He became defense minister and army chief of staff in Norodom Sihanouk ‘s government.
1966 – The prime minister of Cambodia.
1970 – Lon Nol, orchestrated the coup that toppled Prince Norodom Sihanouk.
– He led the coup that deposed Sihanouk, and assumed control of the government.
1972 – Seized control and suspended the constitution and bacame the president of Cambodia.
1975 – Lon Nol fled to Hawaii in exile when the Communists seized power in Cambodia.
1985 – Died on November 17th.