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Taksin
King Taksin the Great ( th, สมเด็จพระเจ้าตากสินมหาราช, , ) or the King of Thonburi ( th, สมเด็จพระเจ้ากรุงธนบุรี, ; ; Teochew: Dên Chao; Vietnamese Vietnamese may refer to: * Something of, from, or related to Vietnam, a country in Southeast Asia ** A citizen of Vietnam. See Demographics of Vietnam. * Vietnamese people, or Kinh people, a Southeast Asian ethnic group native to Vietnam ** Oversea ...: ''Trịnh Quốc Anh'' ; April 17, 1734 – April 7, 1782) was the only King King is the title given to a male monarch in a variety of contexts. The female equivalent is queen regnant, queen, which title is also given to the queen consort, consort of a king. *In the context of prehistory, antiquity and contempora ... of the Thonburi Kingdom The Thonburi Kingdom ( th, ธนบุรี) was a major Siamese kingdom which existed in Southeast Asia Southeast Asia, also ...
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Thonburi Kingdom
The Thonburi Kingdom ( th, ธนบุรี) was a major Siamese kingdom which existed in Southeast Asia Southeast Asia, also spelled South East Asia and South-East Asia, and also known as Southeastern Asia or SEA, is the geographical United Nations geoscheme for Asia#South-eastern Asia, southeastern subregion of Asia, consisting of the regions ... from 1767 to 1782, centered around the city of Thonburi __NOTOC__ 300px, The village of Thonburi, on the right (west) bank of the Chao Phraya (here in the lower left corner of the map), facing the fortress of Bangkok, during the 1688 Siege of Bangkok. Thonburi ( th, ธนบุรี) is an area o ..., in Siam or present-day Thailand Thailand ( th, ประเทศไทย), historically known as Siam, () officially the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia. It is located at the centre of the Mainland Southeast Asia, Indochinese Peninsula, spanning , wi .... The kingdom was founded by Taksi ...
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Taksin's Reunification Of Siam
Following the Sack of Ayutthaya and the collapse of the Ayutthaya Kingdom during the Burmese–Siamese War (1765–1767), a power vacuum left Siam divided into 5 separate states—Phimai, Phitsanulok, Sawangburi, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province, Nakhon Si Thammarat, and Thonburi Kingdom, Thonburi. The state of Thonburi, led by Taksin, would ultimately prevail, subjugating its rivals to successfully reunify Siam under the Thonburi Kingdom by 1770/71. Five separate states After the sacking of Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya (city), Ayutthaya the country had fallen apart, due to the disappearance of central authority. In its absence, five major rival Siamese states occupied the vacuum. Banditry was rampant. The State of Phimai Prince Thepphiphit (เทพพิพิธ) [:th:กรมหมื่นเทพพิพิธ, th], King Borommakot's son who returned to Siam from exile in Sri Lanka during the final siege of Ayutthaya , unsuccessfully performing a diversionary action agains ...
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Rama I
Phra Phutthayotfa Chulalok Maharaj (, 20 March 1737 – 7 September 1809), personal name Thongduang (), also known as Rama I, was the founder of the Rattanakosin Kingdom and the first monarch A monarch is a head of state A head of state (or chief of state) is the public persona A persona (plural personae or personas), depending on the context, can refer to either the public image of one's personality, or the social role tha ... of the reigning Chakri dynasty of Siam (now Thailand Thailand ( th, ประเทศไทย), historically known as Siam, () officially the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia. It is located at the centre of the Mainland Southeast Asia, Indochinese Peninsula, spanning , wi ...). His full title in Thai is ''Phra Bat Somdet Phra Paramoruracha Mahachakkriborommanat Phra Phutthayotfa Chulalok'' (). He ascended the throne in 1782, following the deposition of King Taksin King Taksin the Great ( th, สมเด ...
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Phithak Thephamat
Krom Phra Thephamat ( th, กรมพระเทพามาตย์, died 1774), also known as Iang () or Nok-iang (), was a royal woman of the Thonburi Kingdom, Thonburi dynasty, Siam. She was the mother of Taksin, the founder of Thonburi kingdom. She was of Mon people, Mon-Thai descent. Ancestry François Henri Turpin, François Turpin stated that she was Chinese;สุทธิศักดิ์ ระบอบ สุขสุวานนท์, หน้า 104 if so, Taksin was a full-blooded Chinese.''Are we them? The Chinese in 20th-century Thai literature and history''
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K.S.R. Kulap, Kulap Tritsananon, a Thai journalist, also stated that her family name was ''Wu (surname), Ngo'' (, th, โหงว). However, official ...
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Inthraphithak
Chao Fa Krom Khun Inthra Phithak ( th, เจ้าฟ้ากรมขุนอินทรพิทักษ์, ?–1782), born Chui (), was a prince of the Thonburi Kingdom. He was the son of Taksin and his spouse, Princess Batboricha. He was appointed the Front Palace or Maha Uparaj, the title of the heir. He had military ability and was sent to Cambodia to fight against the Nguyễn dynasty, Vietnamese by Taksin. In 1780, the Cambodian regent Talaha (Mu) decided to switch allegiances to Vietnam. As a result, Taksin decided to annex Cambodia. A Thai army of 20,000 under Chao Phraya Chakri (later king Rama I) and Maha Sura Singhanat, Chao Phraya Surasi moved into Cambodia, to crown Inthraphithak the new king of Cambodia. A Vietnamese army of 3000 men led by Nguyễn Hữu Thoại and Hồ Văn Lân was also sent to help Talaha.Trần Trọng Kim, ''Việt Nam sử lược'', :s:Việt Nam sử lược/Quyển II/Tự chủ thời đại/Chương VIII, Quyển 2, Tự ch ...
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Thailand
Thailand ( th, ประเทศไทย), historically known as Siam, () officially the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia. It is located at the centre of the Mainland Southeast Asia, Indochinese Peninsula, spanning , with a population of almost 70 million people. It is Template:Borders of Thailand, bordered to the north by Myanmar and Laos, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to the west by the Andaman Sea and Myanmar. Thailand also shares maritime borders with Vietnam in the Gulf of Thailand to the southeast, and Indonesia and India (Andaman and Nicobar Islands) on the Andaman Sea to the southwest. Nominally, Thailand is a constitutional monarchy and Parliamentary system, parliamentary democracy; however, in recent history, its government has experienced multiple Coup d'état, coups and periods of military dictatorships. Bangkok is the nation's capital and largest city. Tai peoples migrated from south ...
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Siam
Thailand ( th, ประเทศไทย), historically known as Siam, () officially the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia Southeast Asia, also spelled South East Asia and South-East Asia, and also known as Southeastern Asia or SEA, is the geographical United Nations geoscheme for Asia#South-eastern Asia, southeastern subregion of Asia, consisting of the regions .... It is located at the centre of the Indochinese Peninsula Mainland Southeast Asia (or the Indochinese Peninsula) is the continental portion of Southeast Asia Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is the United Nations geoscheme for Asia#South-eastern Asia, southeastern subregion of Asia, consistin ..., spanning , with a population of almost 70 million people. It is bordered to the north by Myanmar Myanmar, ); UK pronunciations: US pronunciations incl. . Note: Wikipedia's IPA conventions require indicating /r/ even in British English although only some British English s ...
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Thonburi Palace
Thonburi Palace, also known in Thai as Phra Racha Wang Derm ( th, พระราชวังเดิม, , literally ''former palace''), is the former royal palace of King Taksin, who ruled the Siamese (Thailand, Thai) kingdom of Thonburi Kingdom, Thonburi following the fall of Ayutthaya in 1767 and up until the establishment of Rattanakosin Kingdom, Rattanakosin in 1782. It later served as the residence of several high-ranking members of the Chakri Dynasty until 1900 when the palace became the site of the Royal Thai Naval Academy. The palace is now within the grounds of the Royal Thai Navy headquarters in Bangkok, and is open for group visits pending advance appointment. History Following the fall of Ayutthaya in 1767 and subsequent Burmese withdrawal, the military leader Phraya Tak succeeded in reclaiming the cities of Ayutthaya and Thonburi (also known as Bangkok). He then established himself as king (later known as Taksin) and made Thonburi his new capital. He had a royal pal ...
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List Of Monarchs Of Thailand
This article lists the Monarchy of Thailand, monarchs of Thailand from the foundation of the Sukhothai Kingdom in 1238 until the present day. Sukhothai Kingdom (1238–1368) Phra Ruang dynasty (1238–1368; under Ayutthaya 1368–1438) Ayutthaya Kingdom (1351–1767) 1st Uthong dynasty (1351–1370) 1st Suphannaphum dynasty (1370–1388) 2nd Uthong dynasty (1388–1409) 2nd Suphannaphum dynasty (1409–1569) Sukhothai dynasty (1569–1629) Prasat Thong dynasty (1629–1688) Ban Phlu Luang dynasty (1688–1767) Thonburi Kingdom (1767–1782) Thonburi dynasty (1767–1782) Rattanakosin Kingdom (1782–present) Chakri dynasty (1782–present) Timeline of monarchs ImageSize = width:1200 height:auto barincrement:12 PlotArea = top:10 bottom:30 right:130 left:20 AlignBars = justify DateFormat = yyyy Period = from:1225 till:2025 TimeAxis = orientation:horizontal ScaleMajor = unit:year increment:100 start:1300 ScaleMinor = unit:year increment:25 start:1250 Colors ...
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Monarchy Of Thailand
The monarchy of Thailand (whose monarch is referred to as the king of Thailand or historically, king of Siam; th, พระมหากษัตริย์ไทย) refers to the constitutional monarchy A constitutional monarchy, parliamentary monarchy, or democratic monarchy is a form of monarchy in which the monarch exercises his authority in accordance with a constitution and is not alone in deciding. Constitutional monarchies differ from ... and monarch of the Kingdom of Thailand Thailand ( th, ประเทศไทย), historically known as Siam, () officially the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia. It is located at the centre of the Mainland Southeast Asia, Indochinese Peninsula, spanning , wi ... (formerly Siam ) , royal_anthem = '' Sansoen Phra Barami''( en, "Glorify His prestige") , image_map = , map_caption = , capital = Bangkok Bangkok is the capital and most populous city of Thailand. It is ...
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King Of Thailand
The monarchy of Thailand (whose monarch is referred to as the king of Thailand or historically, king of Siam; th, พระมหากษัตริย์ไทย) refers to the constitutional monarchy A constitutional monarchy, parliamentary monarchy, or democratic monarchy is a form of monarchy in which the monarch exercises his authority in accordance with a constitution and is not alone in deciding. Constitutional monarchies differ from ... and monarch of the Kingdom of Thailand Thailand ( th, ประเทศไทย), historically known as Siam, () officially the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia. It is located at the centre of the Mainland Southeast Asia, Indochinese Peninsula, spanning , wi ... (formerly Siam ) , royal_anthem = '' Sansoen Phra Barami''( en, "Glorify His prestige") , image_map = , map_caption = , capital = Bangkok Bangkok is the capital and most populous city of Thailand. It is ...
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Ekkathat
Ekkathat ( th, เอกทัศ, ) or Borommoracha III ( th, บรมราชาที่ 3) or King of Suriyamarin Throne Hall ( th, สมเด็จพระที่นั่งสุริยาศน์อมรินทร์) was the 6th monarch of the List of monarchs of Thailand, Ban Phlu Luang dynasty, the 33rd and the last monarch of Kingdom of Ayutthaya, Ayutthaya Kingdom, ruling from 1758 to 7 April 1767, prior to the Burmese–Siamese War (1765–1767), fall of Ayutthaya. Moreover, he was called by the people in his time as "King Khiruean" ( th, ขุนหลวงขี้เรื้อน), which meant "the king with skin disease", due to his chloasma.Rajanubhab, D., 2001, Our Wars With the Burmese, Bangkok: White Lotus Co. Ltd., Reign Ekkathat, Prince Anurakmontri, was a son of Boromakot, Borommakot. His elder brother, Prince Thammathibet, was made the Front Palace in 1732. However, Thammathibet had an affair with two of his father's wives. Ekkathat, up ...
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