Peoples’ Calendar

Peoples' Calendar - April 4, 2005
Translated from the "People's Calendar Ratsadorn Damnern"--a Thai-language calendar that lists important human rights events in Thai history.
1 April 2448 or 1 April 1905
Day of abolition of slavery in Thailand in the King Rama V Era. So today is 100th anniversary of the abolition of slavery. (Report by Mr. Wichai Narapaiboon, Thai Labour Museum Foundation)
2 April 2518 or 2 April 1975
Nisit Jirasopon, student of Chaingmai University, the chief reporter of Athipat Newspaper was murdered by being thrown off a train at Thambon Donzai Amphur Tubsakae Prajuabkirikhun province while he was travelling to report the news of the Nakornsrithammarat Governor being fired.
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