King Father's Commemoration Day in Cambodia
King Father's Commemoration Day in Cambodia is held on October 15. This event in the second decade of the month October is annual. Help us
One of the most important accomplishments King Norodom Sihanouk gave Cambodians was independence from the French. Sihanouk steered a neutralist course in his foreign policy. In return for a North Vietnamese pledge to respect Cambodia's frontiers, he allowed Vietnamese communists to operate covertly from bases inside eastern Cambodia.
King's Coronation Day is a public holiday in the Kingdom of Cambodia on October 29th each year. This holiday commemorates the anniversary of the King's coronation in 2004.
King Norodom Sihamoni is the reigning King of Cambodia who has a net worth of $500 thousand dollars. Born in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on May 14, 1953, Sihamoni is a member of the House of Norodom.
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