Jigme Singye Wangchuck Birthday, Date of Birth

Jigme Singye Wangchuck

Jigme Singye Wangchuck (born 11 November 1955) is the former king of Bhutan (Druk Gyalpo) from 1972 until his abdication in favor of his eldest son, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, in 2006.

During his reign, Wangchuk banished over 100,000 people of Nepalese descent from Bhutan—about 1/6th of Bhutan's population—in the name of preserving Bhutan's national identity. As of 2016, it was estimated that 18,000 of the evicted people were still living in refugee camps in Nepal, with over 100,000 resettled in other countries.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Friday, November 11, 1955
Place of Birth
Dechencholing Palace
Age
65
Star Sign

The November 11, 1955 was a Friday under the star sign of . It was the 314 day of the year. President of the United States was Dwight D. Eisenhower.

If you were born on this day, you are 65 years old. Your last birthday was on the Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 114 days ago. Your next birthday is on Thursday, November 11, 2021, in 250 days. You have lived for 23,856 days, or about 572,557 hours, or about 34,353,435 minutes, or about 2,061,206,107 seconds.

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11th of November 1955 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on November 11, 1955

CONTROL IN BRAZIL IS SEIZED BY ARMY IN AN 'ANTI-COUP'; Lott, War Minister, Takes Over to Return to 'Normal' Constitutional Regime NEW ACTING PRESIDENT Ramos Named by Congress to Replace Luz, Who Is Said to Have Fled on Cruiser CONTROL IN BRAZIL IS SEIZED BY ARMY

Date: 12 November 1955

By SAM POPE BREWERSpecial to The New York Times

Sam BREWERSpecial

Ousted by Army coup

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BRAZILIAN LEADER IS LITTLE KNOWN; Lott Takes Over as Result of Determination to Keep the Army Out of Politics

Date: 12 November 1955

Special to The New York Times

career; por

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Russians Visit Douglas

Date: 12 November 1955

group conf with Sup Ct Justice Douglas

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Journalism Scholarship Set

Date: 12 November 1955

scholarship fund at Columbia Journalism School estab by Class of '52

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PUBLISHER ACCUSES 4 OF SUPPRESSION

Date: 12 November 1955

Special to The New York Times

Picture Press publisher Tirone sues rival Journal publisher J Y Dater, 2 aides and postmaster Russo; charges attempt to supress his wkly paper because he backed inds in recent election against Repub orgn candidates

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PRESS FREEDOM UPHELD; President Sends a Message to Journalism Fraternity

Date: 11 November 1955

to Sigma Delta Chi conv

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Advertising and Marketing News

Date: 11 November 1955

R F Elder says research must be made mare understandable to mgt

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LAW ASKED TO END U. S. CURB ON NEWS; Chairman Says House Inquiry Shows Nonsecurity Data Is Withheld by Agencies

Date: 11 November 1955

Special to The New York Times

Under Sec Morse pledges to make available to press more data on deliberations of advisory groups which aid Agr Dept in formulating policy. House subcom probe; defends certain curbs

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TRANSPORT NEWS OF INTEREST HERE; New York Customs Receipts Rise Sharply -- U. S. Plans for 33% Aviation Gain

Date: 11 November 1955

Customs Collector rept, Oct

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News of Food: About Desserts; It Need Not Be Rich in Calories, Bringing on Feelings of Guilt Chinese and French Say Sweet Isn't Demanded With Every Dinner

Date: 11 November 1955

By JANE NICKERSON

Jane NICKERSON

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