Yugala Dighambara

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Yugala Dighambara
Prince of Siam, The Prince of Lopburi
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Spouse Princess Chalermkhetra Mangala
Issue Prince Bhanubandhu Yugala
Prince Chalermbol Dighambara
Prince Anusorn Mongkolkarn
Full name
Yugala Dighambara
Father King Chulalongkorn
Mother Princess Saisavali Bhiromya
Born (1882-03-17)March 17, 1882
Bangkok, Thailand
Died 8 April 1932(1932-04-08) (aged 49)
Bangkok, Thailand

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

A graduate of Cambridge University, the Prince 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 ofKing 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.