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Thailand

Thailand ranks 79th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Ghana, Cameroon, and Costa Rica. Memorable people born in present day Thailand include Vajiralongkorn, Chulalongkorn, and Mongkut. Memorable people who died in Thailand include David Carradine, Chulalongkorn, and Ananda Mahidol. Thailand has been the birth place of many politicians and singers and the death place of many politicians and singers.

Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand and formerly known as Siam, is a country in Southeast Asia. Located at the centre of the Indochinese Peninsula, it is composed of 76 provinces, and covers an area of 513,120 square kilometres, and a population of over 66 million people. Thailand is the world's 50th-largest country by land area, and the 22nd-most-populous country in the world. The capital and largest city is Bangkok, a special administrative area. Thailand is bordered to the north by Myanmar and Laos, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to the west by the Andaman Sea and the southern extremity of Myanmar. Its maritime boundaries include Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand to the southeast, and Indonesia and India on the Andaman Sea to the southwest. Nominally, Thailand is a constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy; however, in recent history, its government has experienced multiple coups and periods of military dictatorships. Read more on Wikipedia

Between 0 and 1997, present day Thailand was the birth place of 78 globally memorable people, including Vajiralongkorn, Chulalongkorn, and Mongkut. Additionaly, 37 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Thailand including David Carradine, Chulalongkorn, and Ananda Mahidol.

People Born in Present Day Thailand

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People Deceased in Present Day Thailand

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Most individuals born in present day Thailand were politicians (40), singers (10), soccer players (6), tennis players (5), and actors (4),  while most who died were politicians (24), singers (4), writers (3), companions (2), and actors (1).

Over the past 100 years, politicians have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Thailand, including Vajiralongkorn, Sirikit, and Thaksin Shinawatra. Whereas, throughout history, politicians have been the profession with the most memorable people born in present day Thailand, including Vajiralongkorn, Chulalongkorn, and Mongkut.

Below is a visual represetation of the lifespans of the top 25 globally memorable people born in present day Thailand since 1700.