|2nd Druk Gyalpo|
|Reign||26 August 1926 – 30 March 1952|
|Coronation||14 March 1927 |
|Successor||Jigme Dorji Wangchuck|
|Died||30 March 1952(aged 46-47)|
|Spouse||1st consort-Phuntsho Choden
2nd consort-Pema Dechen
|Issue||Prince Namgyal Wangchuck
Princess Choeki Wangmo Wangchuck
Princess Deki Yangzom Wangchuck
Princess Pema Choden Wangchuck
|House||House of Wangchuck|
|Mother||Tsundue Lhamo Kurto Khoma Chukmo|
Jigme Wangchuck (Dzongkha: འཇིགས་མེད་དབང་ཕྱུག, Wylie: 'jigs med dbang phyug; 1905 – 30 March 1952) was the second Druk Gyalpo or king of Bhutan from 21 August 1926, until his death. He was the eldest son of King Ugyen Wangchuck and was educated in English, Hindi and Buddhist literature.
Under his reign, Bhutan continued to maintain almost complete isolation from the outside world, maintaining only limited relations with the British Raj in India. He was succeeded by his son, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck.
HM The second king, Jigme Wangchuck, has 5 children. The Third King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, Prince (Druk Gyalsay) Namgyal Wangchuck, Princess (Druk Gyalsem) Choeki Wangmo Wangchuck, Princess (Druk Gyalsem) Deki Yangzom Wangchuck, Princess (Druk Gyalsem) Pema Choden Wangchuck
Princess (Druk Gyalsem) Choeki Wangmo Wangchuck has two daughters, Ashi Deki Choden and Ashi Sonam Yulgyal.
Princess (Druk Gyalsem) Deki Yangzom Wangchuck has five children, Ashi Lhazen Nizal Rica, Dasho Jigme Namgyal, Dasho Wangchuk Dorji Namgyal, Ashi Yiwang Pindarica and Ashi Namzay Kumutha
Princess (Druk Gyalsem) Pema Choden Wangchuck has four children, Ashi Namden, Dasho Namgyal Dawa (Tulku Namgyal Rimpoche), Dasho Wangchen Dawa (Kathok Situ Rinpoche) and Dasho Leon Rabten.
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- United Kingdom :
- Royal Ark The Wangchuk Dynasty GENEALOGY
Jigme WangchuckBorn: 1905/1906 Died: 30 March 1952
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Jigme Dorji Wangchuck
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