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Khana Ratsadon
The People's Party, known in Thai as Khana Ratsadon ( th, คณะราษฎร, ), was a Thailand, Siamese group of military and civil officers, and later a political party, which staged a 1932 Siamese coup d'état, bloodless revolution against King Prajadhipok's government and transformed the country's absolute monarchy to constitutional monarchy on 24 June 1932. Background The Promoters In 1927, the Thailand, Kingdom of Siam, the Rattanakosin Kingdom (1782–1932), was under the Absolute monarchy, absolutist rule of the House of Chakri, under King Prajadhipok, Rama VII. Under his reign, the nation experienced troubles stemming from an archaic government confronted with serious economic problems and threats from abroad, the British Empire, British and French colonial empire, French Empires. The country was also experiencing a dramatic social change as the urban and middle classes of Bangkok were starting to grow, slowly demanding more rights from their government, critici ...
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Absolute Monarchy
Absolute monarchy (or absolutism as doctrine) is a form of monarchy A monarchy is a form of government A government is the system or group of people governing an organized community, generally a state State may refer to: Arts, entertainment, and media Literature * ''State Magazine'', a ... in which the monarch A monarch is a head of state A head of state (or chief of state) is the public persona A persona (plural personae or personas), depending on the context, can refer to either the public image of one's personality, or the social role tha ... holds supreme autocratic Autocracy is a system of government in which supreme power over a State (polity), state is concentrated in the hands of one person, whose decisions are subject to neither external legal restraints nor regularized mechanisms of popular control (exc ... authority, principally not being restricted by written laws, legislature A legislature is an deliberative assem ...
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Luang Siriratchamaitri
Luang may refer to: *Luang (title), a Thai noble title *Luang Island, an island in the southwestern part of the Maluku (province), Maluku Province, Indonesia *Luang language, a language that is spoken on the islands Luang, Wetang, Moa and Lakor *Luang Prabang, a city and former royal capital located in north central Laos {{Disambig, geo ...
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Tua Lophanukrom
TUA may stand for: * Tokyo University of Agriculture, Japan * Tokyo University of the Arts, a national university in Tokyo, Japan * TOW Under Armor, armored missile systems * Trinity University of Asia, a university in Quezon City, Philippines * Tulcan Airport in Tulcán, Ecuador * Turkish Space Agency, (Türkiye Uzay Ajansı, TUA) * ''The Umbrella Academy'', a comic series by Gerard Way * ''Lemony Snicket: The Unauthorized Autobiography'', a 2002 novel See also

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School Of Applied Artillery (France)
The School of Applied Artillery (French language, French: ''École d'application de l'artillerie'') is an applied military academy of the French Army. It is based in Draguignan. Pre-Revolutionary history During the 18th Century, there were several artillery schools. The first was created by Louis XIV in Douai in 1679. Later schools were created in Metz and Strasbourg. In 1671 the king created a Royal Fusilier Regiment responsible for artillery, composed of four companies: gunners, sappers and entrenchers, carpenters, and other artillery laborers who were used as bridge-builders. Other artillery schools were founded in Besançon, Grenoble, Auxonne, Metz, Perpignan and Valence. *Thus, according to Mau of Jaisse, there were five schools by 1680. *According to the General Map of the French Monarchy of 1720, they were then located in Metz, Fère, Strasbourg, Perpignan and Grenoble. *According to the Royal Almanac, in 1789 there were seven artillery schools, in Valence, Douai, Aux ...
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Plaek Pibulsonggram
Field Marshal Plaek Phibunsongkhram ( th, แปลก พิบูลสงคราม ; alternatively transcribed as ''Pibulsongkram'' or ''Pibulsonggram''; 14 July 1897 – 11 June 1964), locally known as Marshal P. ( th, จอมพล ป.;), contemporarily known as Phibun (''Pibul'') in the West 250px, A compass rose with west highlighted in black West or Occident is one of the four cardinal directions or points of the compass The points of the compass are the vectors by which planet-based directions are conventionally defined. A co ..., was a Thai military officer and politician who served as the Prime Minister of Thailand The prime minister of Thailand ( th, ; ; , literally 'chief minister of state') is the of . The is also the chair of the . The post has existed since the , when the country became a . Prior to the , the prime minister was nominated by a vote ... from 1938 to 1944 and 1948 to 1957. Phibunsongkhram was a member of the Royal Siamese Arm ...
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King Vajiravudh
Vajiravudh ( th, วชิราวุธ, , 1 January 188126 November 1925), was the sixth Monarchy of Thailand, monarch of Rattanakosin Kingdom, Siam (Rama VI) under the Chakri dynasty, ruling from 1910 until his death in 1925. King Vajiravudh is best known for his efforts to create and promote Thaification, Siamese nationalism. His reign was characterized by Siam's movement further towards democracy and minimal participation in World War I. He had keen interests in Siamese history, archaeology, and literature, as well as economics, politics and world affairs, and founded the country's first university, Chulalongkorn University. Education Vajiravudh was born on 1 January 1881 to Chulalongkorn and one of his four queens and Inbreeding, half sister Saovabha, Saovabha Phongsri. In 1888, upon coming of age, Vajiravudh received the title ''Krom Khun'' Ayutthaya Kingdom, Thep Dvaravati (Prince of Ayutthaya). Prince Vajiravudh was first educated in the royal palace in Thai and Engl ...
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Prayoon Pamornmontri
Lieutenant General Prayoon Pamornmontri ( th, ประยูร ภมรมนตรี) was a Thai soldier, politician, and member of ''Khana Ratsadon'' (People's Party). He participated in the 1932 Siamese Revolution, Siamese Revolution of 1932 to promote democracy by overthrowing the absolute monarchy. Biography Prayoon Thai father was Major Yam Pamornmontri; his mother was a German people, German physician. She taught German language, German to many Siamese cadets in the German Empire at the time, many of whom later became members of the Khana Ratsadon. Prayoon, as a child, served as a royal page to King Vajiravudh (Rama VI). When he grew up, he was appointed a royal guard. He resigned to study political science in Paris. While in Europe he traveled from Switzerland to Lyon to meet with fellow Siamese student, Khuang Aphaiwong. Khuang introduced him to Pridi Banomyong, the Paris-based leader of Siamese students in French Third Republic, French. In Paris, Pridi and Prayoon ...
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Paris
Paris () is the Capital city, capital and List of communes in France with over 20,000 inhabitants, most populous city of France, with an estimated population of 2,175,601 residents , in an area of more than . Since the 17th century, Paris has been one of Europe's major centres of finance, diplomacy, commerce, fashion, gastronomy, science, and arts. The City of Paris is the centre and seat of government of the Regions of France, region and Provinces of France, province of Île-de-France, or Paris Region, which has an estimated population of 12,174,880, or about 18 percent of the population of France . The Paris Region had a Gross domestic product, GDP of €709 billion ($808 billion) in 2017. According to the Economist Intelligence Unit Worldwide Cost of Living Survey in 2018, Paris was the second most expensive city in the world, after Singapore and ahead of Zürich, Hong Kong, Oslo, and Geneva. Another source ranked Paris as most expensive, on par with Singapore and Hong Kong ...
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Rue Du Sommerard
The rue des Mathurins-Saint-Jacques, now known as the rue Du Sommerard after Alexandre Du Sommerard, is a street in the 5th arrondissement of Paris, 5th arrondissement of Paris, in the Sorbonne quarter. {{Paris-road-stub ...
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Democracy
Democracy ( gr, δημοκρατία, ''dēmokratiā'', from ''dēmos'' 'people' and ''kratos'' 'rule') is a form of government in which people, the people have the authority to deliberate and decide legislation ("direct democracy"), or to choose governing officials to do so ("representative democracy"). Who is considered part of "the people" and how authority is shared among or delegated by the people has changed over time and at different rates in different countries, but over time more and more of a democratic country's inhabitants have generally been included. Cornerstones of democracy include freedom of assembly, freedom of association, association and freedom of speech, speech, Social exclusion#Social inclusion, inclusiveness and political equality, equality, citizenship, consent of the governed, voting rights, freedom from unwarranted governmental deprivation of the right to life and liberty, and minority rights. The notion of democracy has evolved over time considerably ...
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