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King Sisavangvong place in Vientiane, Laos
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Sisavang Phoulivong (or Sisavangvong) (14 July 1885 – 29 October 1959), was king of Kingdom of Luang Phrabang and later Kingdom of Laos from 28 April 1904 until his death on 20 October 1959. This statue is situated at the center of a square in the eastern part of Vientiane, Laos.

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