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)
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