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Vietnamese Gen. Vo Nguyen Giap

Vietnamese General Vo Nguyen Giap is seen at residence in Hanoi August 4, 2008. (REUTERS/Kham)

Vietnamese Gen. Vo Nguyen Giap

October 4, 2013

Officials say legendary Gen. Vo Nguyen Giap, the military mastermind who drove the French and the Americans out of Vietnam, has died at age 102. He was the country's last famous communist revolutionary, and used ingenious guerrilla tactics to overcome enormous odds against superior forces. (AP)