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American golf sensation Tiger Woods is named after Nguyen Phong (nicknamed "Tiger"), the South Vietnamese soldier who saved the life of Woods's father during the Vietnam War.
Learn more about Vietnam's new cultural scene, its politics and business, its legacy of war, and the Vietnamese experience abroad.
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30 years ago, the war in Vietnam shattered Nguyen Qui Duc's childhood. Over
the years he has returned to his homeland as a journalist, reporting on the
country's culture and establishing connections with writers and artists
living in Vietnam. This year, Nguyen journeyed to Vietnam for
FRONTLINE/World, looking, he says, "for home, for a bit of myself,
for a country that always exists in my memory." watch video >> read more >>