1962

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October 19, 2021

B.E. 2505 corresponds to the year 1962. It is a normal year in which the first day is a Monday in the Gregorian calendar and is Year of the Tiger Chatwatsok Chulachak 1324 (April 16 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 Sarit Thanarat (9 February 1959 – 8 December 1963)

Event

January-June

January 1 - Western Samoa gains independence from New Zealand. January 15 - His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn at Chulalongkorn University His Majesty bestowed 5 Chamchuri trees, which he brought from Klai Kangwon Palace. January 21 - The Ethiopian national team wins the 3rd Africa National Football Championship in Ethiopia. February 10 - The United States exchanges Rudolph Abell, a Soviet spy captured by the FBI, with Gary Powers, a US espionage pilot. shot down in the soviet union February 20 - Project Mercury: US astronaut John Glenn. The Friendship 7 orbited the Earth 3 times in 4 hours 55 minutes, becoming the first US astronaut. space travel March 2 - Ne Win becomes Prime Minister. After the coup in Burma April 8 - A referendum is held on the Avignon Agreement. May 24 - Project Mercury: American astronaut Scott Carpenter orbits the Earth 3 times on the Aurora 7. June 3 - An Air France Boeing 707 crashes. After leaving Paris causing 130 deaths June 12 - Establishment of the most auspicious decoration 15 June - International Court of Justice

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