June 25, 1965 : Viet Cong blow up a floating restaurant

Introduction

Two Viet Cong terrorist bombs rip through a floating restaurant on the Saigon River. Thirty-one people, including nine Americans, were killed in the explosions. Dozens of other diners were wounded, including 11 Americans.

Article Details:

June 25, 1965 : Viet Cong blow up a floating restaurant

  • Author

    History.com Staff

  • Website Name

    History.com

  • Year Published

    2009

  • Title

    June 25, 1965 : Viet Cong blow up a floating restaurant

  • URL

    http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/viet-cong-blow-up-a-floating-restaurant

  • Access Date

    November 18, 2017

  • Publisher

    A+E Networks