Boun Oum

Born: Nov 12, 1911 AD
Died: 1980 AD, at 68 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Prince

1912 - He was born in Don Talad on the 12th of December.

1948-1950 - He served as prime minister of the Kingdom of Laos.

1975 - He retired from politics to pursue business interests from his base in Pakxe and Champassack but continued to be a major power broker until his exile, the year the communist Pathet Lao came to power.

         - He went to France for medical treatment and never returned to Laos.

1980 - He died on the 17th of March in Boulogne-Billancourt, France, and is buried at Villetaneuse.
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