Yongyudh Vajaradul
Professor Yongyudh Vajaradul (Thai: ยงยุทธ วัชรดุลย์, August 18, 1940, Chiangmai, Thailand) is a pioneer in the field of tissue banking and the use of bone allografts in orthopedic surgery, and se...
Surayud Chulanont
General (ret.) Surayud Chulanont (Thai: สุรยุทธ์ จุลานนท์, RTGS: Surayut Chulanon; born 28 August 1943) is a Thai politician. He was the Prime Minister of Thailand and head of Thailand's interim g...
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Pongpol Adireksarn
Pongpol Adireksarn (born March 23, 1942, Thai: ปองพล อดิเรกสาร) is a Thai politician of the Thai Rak Thai party. Using the pen name Paul Adirex he is also an author of several novels.Adireksarn re...
Trairong Suwankiri
Trairong Suwankiri (Thai: ไตรรงค์ สุวรรณคีรี; born June 24, 1944 in Songkhla) is a Thai politician (Democrat Party). He was deputy prime minister in the cabinet of Abhisit Vejjajiva, and vice lead...
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Thaksin Shinawatra
Thaksin Shinawatra (Thai: ทักษิณ ชินวัตร; RTGS: Thaksin Chinnawat;  [tʰák.sǐn tɕʰīn.ná.wát]; born 26 July 1949) is a Thai business tycoon turned politician. From 2001 to 2006 he was the Prime...
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Chula Chakrabongse
Prince Chula Chakrabongse of Siam (Thai: จุลจักรพงษ์; rtgs: Chunla Chakkraphong; 28 March 1908 – 30 December 1963), was a member of the Siamese (Thai) Royal Family, and the House of Chakrabho...
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Amha Selassie of Ethiopia
Amha Selassie, GCMG, GCVO, GBE (27 July 1916 – 17 February 1997) was the last reigning monarch of Ethiopia. First proclaimed Emperor during the unsuccessful coup attempt by the Imperial Guards against...
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Siamese revolution of 1932
The Siamese Revolution of 1932 or the Siamese coup d'état of 1932 (Thai: การปฏิวัติสยาม พ.ศ. 2475 or การเปลี่ยนแปลงการปกครองสยาม พ.ศ. 2475) was a crucial turning point in 20th century Thai history...
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Somsak Kiatsuranont
Somsak Kiatsuranont (Thai: สมศักดิ์ เกียรติสุรนนท์; born 27 June 1954 in Khon Kaen) is a Thai politician (Pheu Thai Party). He has been serving as the Speaker of the House of Representatives of Th...
Narisara Nuvadtivongs
Narisara Nuvadtivongs (Thai: นริศรานุวัดติวงศ์; rtgs: Naritsaranuwattiwong; 28 April 28 1863 – 10 March 10 1957), né Chitcharoen (จิตรเจริญ), was the prince of Siam (now Thailand). He was kno...
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Paribatra Sukhumbhand
Prince Paribatra Sukhumbhand, Prince of Nakhon Sawan (rtgs: Boriphat Sukhumphan; Thai: สมเด็จพระเจ้าบรมวงศ์เธอ เจ้าฟ้าบริพัตรสุขุมพันธุ์ กรมพระนครสวรรค์วรพินิต) was a highly influential Thai mili...
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Sale of Shin Corporation to Temasek Holdings
The 2006 sale of the Shinawatra family's share of Shin Corporation to Temasek Holdings caused great controversy in Thailand. The sale was in response to long-standing criticisms that the Shinawatra ...
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Pridi Banomyong
Pridi Banomyong (Thai: ปรีดี พนมยงค์; RTGS: Pridi Phanomyong; May 11, 1900 – May 2, 1983) was a Thai politician. He was a Prime Minister and senior statesman of Thailand, and was named one of the ...
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Gérard Coste
Gérard Coste (born 24 March 1939), is a painter and diplomat, born in Marseille. A graduate of the Sciences Po (Paris), HEC Paris and the École nationale d'administration (National School of Administr...
Bhisadej Rajani
Bhisadej Rajani (Thai: ภีศเดช รัชนี; rtgs: Phisadet Ratchani; complete title: His Serene Highness Prince (Mom Chao) Bhisadej Rajani; born 20 January 1920) is a prince of Thailand, a member of...
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Banharn Silpa-archa
Banharn Silpa-archa (parts of his name also spelt variously Banhan, Silapa-, Sinlapa-, and -acha; Thai: บรรหาร ศิลปอาชา, RTGS: Banhan Sinlapa-acha,  [banhǎːn sǐnláʔpàʔ aːt͡ɕʰaː], born 19 Augu...
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Rangsit Prayurasakdi
Rangsit Prayurasakdi, Prince of Chainat (Thai: สมเด็จพระเจ้าบรมวงศ์เธอ พระองค์เจ้ารังสิตประยูรศักดิ์ กรมพระยาชัยนาทนเรนทร; rtgs: Somdet Phra Chao Borommawong Thoe Pra Ong Chao Rangsitprayuras...
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Bhanurangsi Savangwongse
Field Marshal Prince Bhanurangsi Savangwongse, The Prince Banubandhu Vongsevoradej (11 January 1859 – 13 June 1928) (Thai: สมเด็จพระเจ้าบรมวงศ์เธอ เจ้าฟ้าภาณุรังษีสว่างวงศ์ กรมพระยาภาณุพันธ...
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Wan Waithayakon
Wan Waithayakon (full title: His Royal Highness Prince Vanna Vaidhayakara, the Prince Naradhip Bhongseprabhan), known in the West as Wan Waithayakon (1891-1976), was a Thai diplomat. He was elected Pr...
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Devan Uthayavongse
Devavongse Varoprakarn (Thai: เทวะวงศ์วโรปการ; rtgs: Thewawongwaropakan; 27 November 1858 – 28 June 1923) was the second foreign minister of Thailand 1881–1923.Born as son of King Mongkut and...
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Damrong Rajanubhab
Ditsawarakuman Damrong Rajanubhab (สมเด็จพระเจ้าบรมวงศ์เธอ พระองค์เจ้าดิศวรกุมาร กรมพระยาดำรงราชานุภาพ; rtgs: Ditsawarakuman Damrong Rachanuphap) (21 June 1862 – 1 December 1943) was the founder ...
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Samak Sundaravej
Samak Sundaravej (13 June 1935 – 24 November 2009) (Thai: สมัคร สุนทรเวช, RTGS: Samak Sunthorawet,  [sàmàk sǔntʰɔráwêːt]) was a Thai politician who briefly served as the Prime Minister of Tha...
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Nakkhatra Mangala
Nakkhatra Mangala, Prince of Chanthaburi (Thai: นักขัตรมงคล; rtgs: Nakkhattramongkhon; January 4, 1897 – February 11, 1953), was the eldest son of Kitiyakara Voralaksana, Prince of Chanthabur...
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Yuthasak Sasiprapha
General Yuthasak Sasiprapha (Thai: ยุทธศักดิ์ ศศิประภา) is a Thai politician and retired military officer. He has been deputy defence minister in Thaksin Shinawatra's government, and president of ...
Prem Tinsulanonda
General Prem Tinsulanonda (Thai: เปรม ติณสูลานนท์; RTGS: Prem Tinnasulanon; IPA:  [prēːm tīn.ná.sǔː.lāː.nōn]; born August 26, 1920) is a retired Thai military officer who served as Prime Mini...
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Advanced Info Service
Advanced Info Service Public Company Limited is Thailand's largest GSM mobile phone operator with 35 million customers as of March 2013. Founded in April 1986, AIS started off as a computer rental bus...
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Plaek Phibunsongkhram
Field Marshal Plaek Phibunsongkhram (Thai: แปลก พิบูลสงคราม;  [plɛ̀ːk pʰíbuːnsǒŋkʰrāːm]; alternatively transcribed as Pibulsongkram or Pibulsonggram; July 14, 1897 – June 11, 1964), contempor...
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Policies of the Shinawatra administration
Thaksin Shinawatra was the 23rd prime minister of Thailand.As prime minister, Thaksin Shinawatra initiated many policies affecting the economy, public health, education, energy, drugs and internationa...
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Chakrabongse Bhuvanadh
Chakrabongse Bhuvanath, Prince of Phitsanulok, (Thai: จักรพงษ์ภูวนาถ; rtgs: Chakkraphong Phuwanat; 3 March 1883 – 13 June 1920), was the 40th child of King Chulalongkorn and the fourth child ...
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