Thailand #442 (1966)

Thai National Sports Day / วันกีฬาแห่งชาติ

December 16 in annually observed in Thailand as National Sports Day (Wan Kila Haeng Chat — วันกีฬาแห่งชาติ) since 1986. This commemorates the gold medal won by His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej and share with his eldest daughter, Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya (then aged 16), whom he tied in points in the OK dinghy class at the 4th Southeast Asian Games held in Bangkok from December 9-16, 1967. This was … Continue reading Thai National Sports Day / วันกีฬาแห่งชาติ