|Prince of Siam|
Prince of Ratchaburi
|Born||21 October 1874|
|Died||7 August 1920 (aged 45)|
|Spouse||Princess Orabhatra Prabai|
Mom On Rabibadhana Na Ayudhya
Mom Duaeng Rabibadhana
Mom Rajawongse Sa-ang Pramoj
|Issue||13 sons and daughters|
|House||Rabhibhat family (Chakri Dynasty)|
|Father||Chulalongkorn (Rama V)|
|Mother||Chao Chom Manda Talab|
Prince Raphi Phatthanasak, Prince of Ratchaburi (Thai: รพีพัฒนศักดิ์; RTGS: Raphi Phatthanasak), (21 October 1874– 7 August 1920) was a son of king Chulalongkorn and Chao Chom manda Talab. He had one sister as Princess Ajrabarni Rajkanya.
The key figure in Thai legal reform, he graduated from Faculty of Law, University of Oxford and in 1897 he set up the first law school in Thailand, he also reorganized the Thai court system under the Law on the Organization of 1908. In 1892, the Ministry of Justice was established and its Minister, Prince Raphi, was appointed to unify the judiciary.
Prince Raphi died on 7 August 1963 with the disease of the prostate gland and further complications to kidney, at approximately 21 o'clock, at the age of 45 years, 9 months, 17 days at Paris. His Majesty King Rama VI asked the Siamese ambassador to France to organize a royal cremation ceremony in Paris, according to Prince Raphi Phatthanasak order. After that, Prince Kaiseang-raphi Rabhibhat came to pick up and summon the Royal Regiment of Prince Raphi Phatthanasak to Thailand on 1 December 1920.
- Loos, Tamara (2006). Subject Siam: Family, Law, and Colonial Modernity in Thailand. Cornell: Cornell University Press.
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