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us: Norodom Sihanouk, Prince, 1922-2012


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    • us: Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk, Upayuvareach, 1922-2012
    • us: Hsi-ha-nu-kʻo chʻin wang, 1922-2012
    • us: Sihanouk, Prince, 1922-2012
    • us: Sianouk, Norodom, 1922-2012
    • us: Hsi-ha-nu-kʻo, No-lo-tun, 1922-2012
    • us: Hsi-ha-nu-kʻo, Prince, 1922-2012
    • us: Norodom Sihanouk Varman, King of Cambodia, 1922-2012
    • us: Kantol, Norodom, Prince, 1922-2012
    • us: Norodom Kantol, Prince, 1922-2012
    • us: Narōdom Sīhanu, Prince, 1922-2012
    • us: N. Sihanouk (Norodom Sihanouk), 1922-2012
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    • Birth Date

        19221031
    • Death Date

        20121015
    • Birth Place

        Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    • Death Place

        Beijing, China
    • Gender

        male
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        King of Cambodia
        • Source: Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 15, 2012
        Head of state of Cambodia
        • Source: Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 15, 2012
        Head of state of Cambodia
        • Source: Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 15, 2012
        Prime minister of Cambodia
        • Source: Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 15, 2012
        King of Cambodia
        • Source: Wikipedia WWW site, Oct. 15, 2012
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  • Sources

    • found: Crowson, B. F. A biographical study ...
    • found: His N. Sihanouk's explanations, 1981-1985, 1985?: t.p. (N. Sihanouk) p. 1 (Norodom Sihanouk)
    • found: His Hsi-ha-nu-kʻo hui i lu, 1979: t.p. (No-lo-tun Hsi-ha-nu-kʻo)
    • found: Encyc. Brit., 15th ed., microp.: v. 7, p. 393 (Norodom Sihanouk (b. Oct. 31, 1922), Phnom Penh, Cambodia), successively Cambodia's king, prime minister, and head of state; b. son of Prince Norodom Suramarit and Princess Kossamak Nearirath, the daughter of Sisowath, king of Cambodia from 1904 t0 1907, acceded to throne with death of Sisowath's son Monivong in 1941; founded the Sangkum Reastre Niyum (People's Socialist Community) in Jan. 1955; on Mar. 2, abdicated in favor of his father, becoming the new monarch's prime minister; when Suramarit died on April 3, 1960, Sihanouk became head of state as well; in 1970 ... Gen. Lon Nol ... overthrew Sihanouk's govt.)
    • found: Acad. Amer. encyc., c1989: v. 14, p. 222 (Norodom Sihanouk)
    • found: Encyc. Amer., c1990: v. 24, p. 807 (Sihanouk, Prince Norodom)
    • found: His Khwāmsongčham khō̜ng Somdet Narōdomsīhanu, 1991.
    • found: New York times WWW site, Oct. 15, 2012 (Norodom Sihanouk; b. Oct. 31, 1922, Phnom Penh; d. early Monday [Oct. 15, 2012], Beijing, aged 89; charismatic Cambodian leader whose remarkable skills of political adaptation personified for the world the tiny, troubled kingdom where he was a towering figure through six decades)
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