Khieu Samphan facts for kids
|President of the State Presidium of Democratic Kampuchea|
April 11, 1976 – January 7, 1979
|Preceded by||Norodom Sihanouk|
|Succeeded by||Post abolished|
|Prime Minister of Democratic Kampuchea
April 4, 1976 – April 14, 1976
|Preceded by||Penn Nouth|
|Succeeded by||Pol Pot|
|Born||27 July 1931
Svay Rieng, French Indochina
|Political party||Communist Party|
Samphan is the second oldest living former Khmer Rouge leader, alongside Nuon Chea.
On August 7, 2014, they were convicted and received life sentences for crimes against humanity during the Cambodian Genocide.
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