1956

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July 3, 2022

The year 2499 coincides with the year 1956 as a leap year in which the first day is a Sunday in the Gregorian calendar and is Year of the Monkey Atsaka Chulachak 1318 (April 15th is the solemn day)

Leader of Thailand

King: His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great (9 June 1946 – 13 October 2016) Prime Minister: Field Marshal Por Phibulsongkhram (8 April 1948 – 16 September 1957)

Event

January 1 - Sudan declares independence. January 26 - The UK bans heroin. February 15 - The Uruguay national football team wins the 24th South American National Football Championship in Uruguay. March 2 - Morocco declares independence from France. March 20 - Tunisia declares independence from France. August 8 - Explosions and fires occur in Belgian mines. 263 workers died August 12 - The auspicious ceremony to celebrate the auspicious occasion of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit's 2nd cycle birthday Her Majesty the Queen September 15 - The South Korean national football team wins the 1st Asian Football Championship in Hong Kong SAR. October 1 - The slogan of Children's Day in Thailand is started for the first time. October 23 – The Hungarian Revolution riots begin with student protests across the country against the Hungarian People's Republic's government and the policies imposed by the Soviet Union. December 2 - Fidel Castro and his followers disembark in Cuba. December 12 - Japan joins the United Nations.

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IBM manufactures and releases the world's first hard disk drive with a capacity of 5 MB. Minamata epidemic in China ASUTI started broadcasting for the first time. Wat Ratchaburana, smugglers