Famous Thai Historical Personalities

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Bhumibol Adulyadej
(Former King of Thailand (1946 - 2016))
Bhumibol Adulyadej
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Birthdate: December 5, 1927
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 13, 2016

Bhumibol Adulyadej of the Chakri dynasty reigned as the ninth monarch of Thailand. Reigning from 1946 until his death in 2016, Adulyadej is the second-longest reigning monarch in the history. During his reign, Bhumibol Adulyadej retained enormous constitutional powers and was extremely popular among his subjects, with some even seeing him as close to divine.

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Chulalongkorn
(Former King of Siam (1868 - 1910))
Chulalongkorn
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Birthdate: September 20, 1853
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: October 23, 1910

Chulalongkorn reigned as the king of Siam from 1868 until his death in 1910. Nicknamed the Royal Buddha, Chulalongkorn's reign witnessed the modernization of Siam; several social and governmental reforms marked his reign. Since the reforms ensured Siam's survival despite Western colonialism, Chulalongkorn earned the title, the Great Beloved King.

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Mongkut
(King of Thailand)
Mongkut
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Birthdate: October 18, 1804
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: October 1, 1868
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Ananda Mahidol
(King of Siam)
Ananda Mahidol
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Birthdate: September 20, 1925
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Heidelberg, Germany
Died: June 9, 1946
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Vajiralongkorn
(King of Thailand)
Vajiralongkorn
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Birthdate: July 28, 1952
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand

Vajiralongkorn became the king of Thailand at age 64, following his father Bhumibol Adulyadej’s death, becoming the oldest to ascend to the throne. He was once seen dressed in a crop top, with his mistress, in a viral video. He sparked protests after moving to Germany during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Sirindhorn
(Princess of Thailand)
Sirindhorn
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Birthdate: April 2, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Amphorn Sathan Residential Hall Dusit Palace, Bangkok, Thailand
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Suthida
(Queen)
Suthida
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Birthdate: June 3, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hat Yai, Songkla, Thailand
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Sirikit
(Queen)
Sirikit
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Birthdate: August 12, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pathum Wan District, Bangkok, Thailand
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Prajadhipok
(Monarch)
Prajadhipok
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Birthdate: November 8, 1893
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bangkok, Siam, Thailand
Died: May 30, 1941
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Vajiravudh
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Birthdate: January 1, 1881
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Grand Palace, Bangkok, Siam
Died: November 26, 1925
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Rama I
(King of Siam)
Rama I
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Birthdate: March 20, 1737
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Thailand
Died: September 7, 1809
Sunanda Kumariratana
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Birthdate: November 10, 1860
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: May 31, 1880
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Narai
(King)
Narai
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Birthdate: February 16, 1633
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Thailand
Died: July 11, 1688
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Naresuan
(King)
Naresuan
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Birthdate: April 25, 1555
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mueang Phitsanulok District, Thailand
Died: April 25, 1605
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Rama III
(King of Siam)
Rama III
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Birthdate: March 31, 1788
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: April 2, 1851
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Ramkhamhaeng
(King of Sukhothai)
Ramkhamhaeng
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Birthdate: 1239 AD
Birthplace: Khmer Empire
Died: 1298 AD
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Aditayadornkitikhun
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Birthdate: May 5, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
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Ekkathat
(King)
Ekkathat
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Birthdate: 1718 AD
Birthplace: Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, Thailand
Died: April 17, 1767
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Siribhachudabhorn
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Birthdate: October 8, 1982
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chitralada Royal Villa, Bangkok, Thailand
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Phetracha
(King)
Phetracha
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Birthdate: 1632 AD
Birthplace: Suphan Buri, Thailand
Died: January 31, 1703
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Chula Chakrabongse
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Birthdate: March 28, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bangkok, Siam, Thailand
Died: December 30, 1963
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Nakkhatra Mangala
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Birthdate: January 4, 1898
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bangkok, Siam, Thailand
Died: February 11, 1953
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Maha Chakkraphat
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Birthdate: 1509 AD
Birthplace: Ayutthaya, Thailand
Died: April 15, 1569
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Debsirindra
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Birthdate: July 17, 1834
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bangkok, Siam, Thailand
Died: September 9, 1861
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Fa Ngum
(king of Lan Xang)
Fa Ngum
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Birthdate: 1316 AD
Birthplace: Muang Sua, Lan Xang
Died: 1393 AD
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Uthumphon
(Monarch)
Uthumphon
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Birthdate: 1700 AD
Birthplace: Thailand
Died: 1796 AD
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Ramathibodi I
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Birthdate: March 10, 1314
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Mueang Suphan Buri District, Thailand
Died: 1369 AD
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Borommakot
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Birthdate: 1680 AD
Birthplace: Ayutthaya Kingdom
Died: 1758 AD
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Mangrai
(King)
Mangrai
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Birthdate: 1239 AD
Birthplace: Chiang Saen District, Thailand
Died: 1317 AD
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Thai Sa
(King)
Thai Sa
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Birthdate: 1678 AD
Birthplace: Thailand
Died: January 13, 1733
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Rama II
(King)
Rama II
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Birthdate: February 24, 1767
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ratchaburi, Thailand
Died: July 21, 1824
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Mahinthrathirat
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Birthdate: 1539 AD
Birthplace: Thailand
Died: 1569 AD
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Si Inthrathit
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Birthdate: 1188 AD
Birthplace: Khmer Empire, Thailand
Died: 1270 AD
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Trailok
(king of Siam)
Trailok
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Birthdate: 1431 AD
Birthplace: Ayutthaya Kingdom
Died: 1488 AD
Somdet Chaophraya Sri Suriwongse
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Birthdate: December 23, 1808
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Siam
Died: January 19, 1883
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Ang Chan II
(King of Cambodia (1806 - 1834))
Ang Chan II
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Birthdate: 1791 AD
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: November 30, 1834

The son of Cambodian king Ang Eng, Ang Chan II, also known as Udaraja III, was recognized as a king by the Thais. He maintained good relations with both Vietnam and Siam, so that peace could be maintained in Cambodia. Following his death, both Vietnam and Siam took over control of Cambodia.

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Samsenethai
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Birthdate: 1357 AD
Birthplace: Muang Sua
Died: 1416 AD
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Vajirananavarorasa
(Supreme Patriarch)
Vajirananavarorasa
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Birthdate: April 12, 1860
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: August 2, 1921
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Binnya Dala
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Birthplace: Chiang Mai, Thailand
Died: November 30, 1774
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Chantharath
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Birthdate: 1799 AD
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: August 23, 1870