2004

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May 28, 2022

The year 2004 coincides with the year 2004. It is a leap year in which the first day is a Thursday in the Gregorian calendar. It is a leap year, usually according to the Thai lunar calendar. Year of the Rat, Chasok, Chulalongkorn 1366 (April 15th is the Greatest Day) designated as: international year of rice (by the United Nations) International Year of Remembrance of the Fight Against Slavery and Abolition of Slavery (by UNESCO) Year of Food Safety (Thailand)

Leader of Thailand

King: His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great (9 June 1946 – 13 October 2016) Prime Minister: Police Lieutenant Colonel Thaksin Shinawatra (9 February 2001 – 19 September 2006)

Event

March

March 3 - Attackers burned down 20 schools in Prachin Buri and also stormed Rama V Camp Phanpattana 4 in Narathiwat, shooting four soldiers and confiscating about 100 firearms in their arsenals.

March

March 11 - A massive bomb explodes on a train in Madrid, Spain, killing 191 people. March 20 - Her Majesty Queen Juliana of the Netherlands dies aged 94.

April

April 28 – Krue Se Mosque Incident: Early in the morning, more than 200 insurgents attempted to rob guns and attack officers at multiple locations in Yala province. Pattani Province and Songkhla Province The mob escaped into the Krue Se Mosque. The officers held the siege until around 2:00 p.m. General Panlop Pinmanee ordered a heavy bombardment. A total of 108 people were killed in the incident, while five officers were killed.

May

May 14 - Prince Frederick The Crown Prince of Denmark married Ms. Mary Elizabeth Donaldson after receiving the title of Crown Princess