THE WONDERLAND OF VIETNAMESE STAMPS 2000

100th Birth Anniversary of Tran Huy Lieu (November 5 th, 1901 - November 5 th, 2001)

Code: 872

     Tran Huy Lieu was a revolutionist, a writer with the penname of Nam Kieu and many others. He was born in Van Cat commune, Vu Ban district, Nam Dinh province on November 5th , 1901 and passed away on July 28th, 1969, leaving his main works: A load on his mind, Dedicating oneself to nation, Record of events written in prison, Patriotic hero, A common story, Thai Nguyen uprising, Vietnamís modern revolutionary history, 80 years against the French, Vietnam revolution in literature & poetry, Nguyen Trai and other essays.

     On the occasion of his birth centenary, the Department General of Posts and Telecommunications issues the stamp set: ď100th Birth Anniversary of Tran Huy Lieu (November 5th, 1901 - November 5th, 2001)". The stampset consists of one denomination of VND800 presenting the portrait of Tran Huy Lieu - the writer and the revolutionary and some of his main works.

Date of issuance: November 05, 2001
Designer: Vo Luong Nhi (COTEVINA)
Stamp size: 46 x 31 (mm)
Perforation: 13
Sheet composition: 25 stamps
FDC size : 170 x 110 (mm)
Printer: Postal Stamp Printing Enterprise (Ho Chi Minh City)
Printing process: offset
Color: multi-colored
Paper: paper (both gummed and ungummed)

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