Kannabhorn Bejaratana

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Kannabhorn Bejaratana
Princess of Siam
Kannabhorn Bejaratana with Queen Sunandha.jpg
Princess Kannabhorn Bejaratana with her mother, Queen Sunandha Kumariratana
Full name
Kannabhorn Bejaratana Sohbhandasaniyalak Akaravorarajakumari
House Chakri Dynasty
Father Chulalongkorn
Mother Sunandha Kumariratana
Born (1878-08-12)12 August 1878
Grand Palace
Bangkok, Thailand
Died 31 May 1880(1880-05-31) (aged 1)
Ayutthaya, Thailand

Kannabhorn Bejaratana (Thai: กรรณาภรณ์เพชรรัตน์; RTGS: Kannaphonphetcharat; 12 August 1878 – 31 May 1880), was the Princess of Siam (later Thailand). She was a member of Siamese Royal Family. She is a daughter of Chulalongkorn, King Rama V of Siam. She was given full name from her father as Kannabhorn Bejaratana Sohbhandasaniyalak Akaravorarajakumari (Thai: กรรณาภรณ์เพชรรัตน์ โสภางคทัศนียลักษณ์ อัครวรราชกุมารี)

Her mother was Queen Sunandha Kumariratana, Queen Consort, half-sister and cousin of King Chulalongkorn. She died with her mother and her unborn sibling, drowned when the royal boat capsized while on the way to the Bang Pa-In Royal Palace. Despite the presence of many onlookers, they were forbidden on pain of death to touch the queen, not even to save her life. The grief-stricken King Chulalongkorn later erected a memorial to her and his unborn son at the Bang Pa-In Palace.

The Royal Cremation was cremated together with her mother in Sanam Luang, performed by King Chulalongkorn.

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