Yugala Dighambara

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Yugala Dighambara
ยุคลฑิฆัมพร
Prince of Siam
Prince of Lopburi
Yugala Dighambara.jpg
HRH Prince of Lopburi
Minister of Interior
In officeMay 1926 - April 1928
PredecessorPan Sukhum
SuccessorPrince of Nakorn Sawan
Born(1882-03-17)March 17, 1882
Bangkok, Siam
Died8 April 1932(1932-04-08) (aged 49)
Bangkok, Siam
Spouse
  • Princess Chaloemkhetmongkhon
  • Lada Supradit
Issue
Full name
Yugala Dighambara
HouseYukol family (Chakri Dynasty)
FatherChulalongkorn (Rama V)
MotherSaisavali Bhiromya

Yugala Dighambara, Prince of Lopburi (March 17, 1882 – April 8, 1932) (Thai: สมเด็จพระเจ้าบรมวงศ์เธอ เจ้าฟ้ายุคลฑิฆัมพร กรมหลวงลพบุรีราเมศร์, RTGSChao Fa Yukhon Thikhamphon Krom Luang Lopburi Ramet), was a son of King Chulalongkorn of Siam.

The Prince graduated from Cambridge University. He served as Viceroy of the South during the reign of his half-brother King Vajiravhud and as the Minister of the Interior in the government of King Prajadhipok.

He married Princess Chalermkhetra Mangala (Bhanubandh), a daughter of Prince Bhanurangsi Savangwongse. Their grandson is the filmmaker Prince Chatrichalerm Yugala.

According to the announcement of his death in the Royal Gazette, Prince Yugala suffered from heart disease, dying at 3:05 p.m. on April 8, 1932.[1]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • March 17, 1883 - March 20, 1891 : His Royal Highness Prince Yugala Dighambara
  • March 20, 1891 - December 2, 1906 : His Royal Highness The Prince Lopburadisorn
  • December 2, 1906 - April 8, 1932 : His Royal Highness The Prince of Lopburi

Royal decorations[edit]

Prince Yugala received the following decorations in the Honours System of Thailand:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b The Royal Gazette, ข่าวสิ้นพระชนม์, Vol. 49, Page 185-187. April 17, B.E. 2475 (C.E. 1932). Retrieved on November 26, 2008.