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Thailand ranks 67th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Syria, Jamaica, and Paraguay. Memorable people born in present day Thailand include Vajiralongkorn, Chulalongkorn, and Mongkut. Memorable people who died in Thailand include Bhumibol Adulyadej, David Carradine, and Chulalongkorn. Thailand has been the birth place of many politicians and singers and the death place of many politicians and singers.

Thailand, known formerly as Siam and officially as the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia. It is located at the centre of the Indochinese Peninsula, spanning 513,120 square kilometres (198,120 sq mi), with a population of almost 70 million people. 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. It also shares maritime borders with Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand to the southeast, and Indonesia and India on the Andaman Sea to the southwest. Bangkok is the nation's capital and largest city. 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 1314 and 2005, present day Thailand was the birth place of 137 globally memorable people, including Vajiralongkorn, Chulalongkorn, and Mongkut. Additionaly, 49 globally memorable people have passed away in present day Thailand including Bhumibol Adulyadej, David Carradine, and Chulalongkorn.

People Born in Present Day Thailand

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People Deceased in Present Day Thailand

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Newly Added People Deceased in Present Day Thailand

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Most individuals born in present day Thailand were politicians (52), singers (25), soccer players (13), actors (9), and tennis players (6),  while most who died were politicians (31), singers (5), writers (4), companions (2), and actors (1).

Over the past 100 years, singers have been the top profession of globally memorable people born in present day Thailand, including Lisa, Suraphol Sombatcharoen, and Thongchai McIntyre. 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.