Pridi Banomyong

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Pridi Banomyong

Pridi Banomyong (Thai: ปรีดี พนมยงค์, RTGS: Pridi Phanomyong, pronounced [prīː.dīː pʰā.nōm.jōŋ]; 11 May 1900 – 2 May 1983), also known by his noble title Luang Praditmanutham (Thai: หลวงประดิษฐ์มนูธรรม) was a Thai politician and professor.[1] As a Thai Regent, prime minister and senior statesman of Thailand, he also held multiple ministerial posts. He was a leader of the civilian wing of Khana Ratsadon, founder of University of Moral and Political Sciences and the Bank of Thailand.

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  1. Banomyong, Pridi (2000). Baker, Chris; Phongpaichit, Pasuk (eds.). Pridi by Pridi: Selected Writing on Life, Politics, and Economy. Bangkok: Silkworm Books. ISBN 9747551357.