POLITICIAN

Kriangsak Chamanan

1917 - 2003

Kriangsak Chamanan

Kriangsak Chamanan (Thai: เกรียงศักดิ์ ชมะนันทน์, pronounced [kria̯ŋ.sàk tɕʰā.má(ʔ).nān]; 17 December 1917 – 23 December 2003) served as prime minister of Thailand from 1977 to 1980. After staging a successful coup, he was asked to become Prime Minister in 1977, he ruled till 1980 and is credited with "steering Thailand to democracy" in a time where internally, communist insurgents are rampant and neighbouring countries have turned to communist rule following the communist takeover of Vietnam: South Vietnam (by the Viet Cong), Laos (by the Pathet Lao), and Cambodia (by the Khmer Rouge). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kriangsak Chamanan has received more than 35,738 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,327th most popular politician.

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

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  • 3.03

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Kriangsak Chamanan ranks 11,262 out of 14,801Before him are Veríssimo Correia Seabra, Rafi ud-Darajat, Antonio Guzmán Fernández, Mohammed Waheed Hassan, Cenwalh of Wessex, and Tiit Vähi. After him are Józef Bilczewski, Serapio Calderón, Nnamdi Azikiwe, Ahmed Chalabi, Étienne Mourrut, and Chang Taek-sang.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1917, Kriangsak Chamanan ranks 171Before him are Zoltán Fábri, Fadwa Tuqan, Helen Suzman, Durward Knowles, Ossie Davis, and Jean Lucas. After him are Fidel Sánchez Hernández, Nils Karlsson, William P. Gottlieb, Asima Chatterjee, Gonzalo Rojas, and Phyllis Diller. Among people deceased in 2003, Kriangsak Chamanan ranks 169Before him are Strom Thurmond, Fadwa Tuqan, Rachel de Queiroz, Ignacio Velasco, Christopher Hill, and Jean Lucas. After him are Berta Ambrož, Fidel Sánchez Hernández, Zdzisław Krzyszkowiak, Roy Jenkins, John Aston Sr., and Alfred Aston.

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In Thailand

Among people born in Thailand, Kriangsak Chamanan ranks 42 out of 78Before him are Thanin Kraivichien (1927), Phraya Manopakorn Nititada (1884), Banharn Silpa-archa (1932), Phraya Phahonphonphayuhasena (1887), Chavarat Charnvirakul (1936), and Chavalit Yongchaiyudh (1932). After him are Kriengsak Kovitvanit (1949), Lisa (1997), Pumpuang Duangjan (1961), Pote Sarasin (1905), Suthida (1978), and Buakaw Banchamek (1982).

Among POLITICIANS In Thailand

Among politicians born in Thailand, Kriangsak Chamanan ranks 35Before him are Thanin Kraivichien (1927), Phraya Manopakorn Nititada (1884), Banharn Silpa-archa (1932), Phraya Phahonphonphayuhasena (1887), Chavarat Charnvirakul (1936), and Chavalit Yongchaiyudh (1932). After him are Pote Sarasin (1905), Sudarat Keyuraphan (1961), Suthep Thaugsuban (1949), Tammy Duckworth (1968), and Somjit Jongjohor (1975).

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