- Name: Norodom Sihanouk
- Born: 10/31/1922
- Died: 10/15/2012 (89 years old)
- Website: http://www.norodomsihanouk.info/
Norodom Sihanouk (Khmer: នរោត្តម សីហនុ; 31 October 1922?15 October 2012) was a Cambodian politician who led Cambodia in various capacities throughout his political career, but most often as the King of Cambodia. In Cambodia, he is known as Samdech Euv (Khmer: សម្តេចឪ, father prince). During his lifetime, Cambodia was variously called the French Protectorate of Cambodia (until 1953), the Kingdom of Cambodia (1953–70), the Khmer Republic (1970–75), Democratic Kampuchea (1975–79), the People’s Republic of Kampuchea (1979–93), and again the Kingdom of Cambodia (from 1993).
Party: FUNCINPEC (1981–1991), Sangkum (1955–1970), Independent (1945–1955; 1970–1981)
Birth Place: Phnom Penh, Cambodia, French Indochina