Lê Minh Hương

Lê Minh Hương (October 3, 1936 – May 23, 2004) was a Vietnamese politician who was the Minister of Public Security of Vietnam from 1996 to 2002.[1] He was born in Hương Sơn District, Hà Tĩnh Province and he was posthumously awarded the Ho Chi Minh Medal by the President on March 5, 2008.[2]

Lê Minh Hương
Minister of Public Security
In office
1996 – 28 January 2002
Preceded byBùi Thiện Ngộ
Succeeded byLê Hồng Anh
Personal details
Born(1936-10-03)October 3, 1936
DiedMay 23, 2004(2004-05-23) (aged 67)
Military service
Branch/serviceVietnam People's Public Security insignia.jpgVietnam People's Public Security
Years of service1996–2002
RankCấp hiệu Thượng tướng Công an.png Colonel General


  1. ^ "Members of government from 1997 to 2002 (vietnamese)".
  2. ^ "Le Minh Huong was awarded the Ho Chi Minh Medal".