Was Vietnam a French colony?
Vietnam became a French colony in 1877 with the founding of French Indochina, which included Tonkin, Annam, Cochin China and Cambodia. (Laos was added in 1893.) The French lost control of their colony briefly during World War II, when Japanese troops occupied Vietnam.
What law did France have about coming to North America?
The Treaty of Paris of 1763 ended the French and Indian War/Seven Years’ War between Great Britain and France, as well as their respective allies. In the terms of the treaty, France gave up all its territories in mainland North America, effectively ending any foreign military threat to the British colonies there.
What country in North America has French as an official language?
French speaking countries in North America
|Country||French speakers||% of the total population|
|Canada (Official language)||10,981,937||29.47%|
|Haiti (Official language)||4,667,437||42%|