Ho Chi Minh
Person Male Born 19/5/1890 Died 3/9/1969
Communist revolutionary and founder of modern Vietnam. Left Vietnam in 1911 and worked on ships as a kitchen helper. In New York he was a baker at the Parker House Hotel. In 1913 he arrived in London and trained to be a pastry chef under Escoffier at the Carlton where Mae West remembered meeting him. You couldn't make it up.