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Vajiralongkorn

1952 - Today

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Vajiralongkorn (Thai: วชิราลงกรณ; RTGS: Wachiralongkon, pronounced [wá.tɕʰí.rāː.lōŋ.kɔ̄ːn]; born 28 July 1952) is the King of Thailand. He is the only son of King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit. In 1972, at the age of 20, he was made crown prince by his father. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vajiralongkorn has received more than 6,987,237 page views. His biography is available in 89 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 75 in 2019). Vajiralongkorn is the 819th most popular politician (down from 586th in 2019), the most popular biography from Thailand and the most popular Thai Politician.

Vajiralongkorn is most famous for being the son of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. He is the only son of the late king and the only brother of the current King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun.

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  • 89

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.76

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Vajiralongkorn ranks 819 out of 15,710Before him are Johann Friedrich Struensee, Xiang Yu, İsmet İnönü, Sigismund II Augustus, Eric Bloodaxe, and Irma Grese. After him are Constans II, Liu Shaoqi, Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor, Nikolai Bukharin, Shapur I, and Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1952, Vajiralongkorn ranks 7Before him are Vladimir Putin, Patrick Swayze, Harvey Weinstein, Steven Seagal, Liam Neeson, and Orhan Pamuk. After him are Roberto Benigni, Park Geun-hye, Christopher Reeve, Mickey Rourke, Jostein Gaarder, and Robert Zemeckis.

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In Thailand

Among people born in Thailand, Vajiralongkorn ranks 1 out of 137After him are Chulalongkorn (1853), Mongkut (1804), Rama I (1736), Prajadhipok (1893), Sirikit (1932), Thaksin Shinawatra (1949), Vajiravudh (1880), Taksin (1734), Prem Tinsulanonda (1920), Plaek Phibunsongkhram (1897), and Rama III (1788).

Among POLITICIANS In Thailand

Among politicians born in Thailand, Vajiralongkorn ranks 1After him are Chulalongkorn (1853), Mongkut (1804), Rama I (1736), Prajadhipok (1893), Sirikit (1932), Thaksin Shinawatra (1949), Vajiravudh (1880), Taksin (1734), Prem Tinsulanonda (1920), Plaek Phibunsongkhram (1897), and Rama III (1788).