Devawongse Varopakarn

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Devan Uthayavongse
Prince of Siam
The Prince Devavongse Varoprakarn
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Full name HRH Prince Devan Uthayavongse,
The Prince Devavongse Varoprakarn
Titles The Prince Devavongse Varoprakarn
Born (1858-11-27)27 November 1858
Birthplace Bangkok, Thailand
Died 28 June 1923(1923-06-28) (aged 64)
Place of death Bangkok, Thailand
Consort to Yai Sucharitakul
Baeb
Lamai
Poon
Ob Amatayakul
Puk Chandrasen
Chan
Issue 40 sons and daughters
Royal house House of Chakri
Father King Mongkut
Mother Princess Consort Piam

Prince of Devavongse Varoprakarn (Thai: สมเด็จพระเจ้าบรมวงศ์เธอ กรมพระยาเทวะวงศ์วโรปการ) (27 November 1858 – 28 June 1923) was the second foreign minister of Thailand 1881–1923.

Born as son of King Mongkut and Princess Consort Piam with the given name Prince Devan Uthayavongse (พระองค์เจ้าเทวัญอุไทยวงศ์), he had the same parents as the 3 queens of King Chulalongkorn, Queen Sunandha Kumariratana, Queen Savang Vadhana and Queen Saovabha Bhongsi. Devavongse was the 42nd child of Kng Mongkut.

Institute of Foreign Affairs[edit]

The Institute of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom bears the name of the former minister and is supervised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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