Famous people on Thailand's street names


Phraya Phahonphonphayuhasena

Phraya Phahonphonphayuhasena 37 Phraya Phahonphonphayuhasena, born as Phot Phahonyothin, was a Thai military leader and politician. He became the second prime minister of Siam in 1933 after ousting his predecessor in a coup d'├ętat. He retired in 1938 after serving five years as prime minister.

Phra Bisal Sukhumvit

Phra Bisal Sukhumvit 26 Phra Bisal Sukhumvit, born Prasob Sukhum was the fifth chief of the Department of Highways in Thailand. Sukhumvit Road, one of Thailand's major highways, is named after him.

Galyani Vadhana

Galyani Vadhana 5 Galyani Vadhana, Princess of Naradhiwas was a princess of Thailand and the elder sister of King Ananda Mahidol and King Bhumibol Adulyadej. She was also a direct granddaughter of King Chulalongkorn, and aunt of King Vajiralongkorn.

Ram Khamhaeng

Ram Khamhaeng 5 Ram Khamhaeng or Pho Khun Ram Khamhaeng Maharat, also spelled Ramkhamhaeng, was the third king of the Phra Ruang Dynasty, ruling the Sukhothai Kingdom from 1279 to 1298, during its most prosperous era.

Suthep Wongkamhaeng

Suthep Wongkamhaeng 4 Suthep Wongkamhaeng was a Thai singer, one of the most famous male singers of the luk krung genre of the 1950s. He made over 3,000 recordings over a career of forty years and was named National Artist in 1990. He also worked as a columnist and politician and briefly served in the Royal Thai Air Force, reaching the rank of pilot officer.
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