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This handout photo shows Thai King Bumibhol Adulyadej lighting candles at a ceremony performed by 20 senior monks at the Grand Palace to mark Coronation day, in Bangkok, 04 May 2007.  King Bhumibol Adulyadej is the world's longest-reigning monarch. RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE     AFP PHOTO/HO/ROYAL BUREAU        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)
This handout photo shows Thai King Bumibhol Adulyadej lighting candles at a ceremony performed by 20 senior monks at the Grand Palace to mark Coronation day, in Bangkok, 04 May 2007.  King Bhumibol Adulyadej is the world's longest-reigning monarch. RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE     AFP PHOTO/HO/ROYAL BUREAU        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

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King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand, who ascended to the throne 70 years ago, has died at the age of 88.

King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand dies

King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand, who ascended to the throne 70 years ago, has died at the age of 88.