Kukrit Pramoj

Politician

1911 – 1995

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Who was Kukrit Pramoj?

Mom Rajawongse Kukrit Pramoj was a Thai politician and scholar. He was Speaker of the House of Representatives of Thailand 1973-1974 and was the thirteenth Prime Minister of Thailand, serving in office from 1975-1976. He also portrayed the Prime Minister of the fictional country of "Sarkhan" in the 1963 motion picture The Ugly American with Marlon Brando.

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Born
Apr 20, 1911
Sing Buri Province
Also known as
  • ศาสตราจารย์ (พิเศษ) พลตรี หม่อมราชวงศ์คึกฤทธิ์ ปราโมช
  • คึกฤทธิ์ ปราโมช
  • คึกฤทธิ์
  • คึกฤทธิ์ ก็คือ คิดลึก
  • เฒ่าสารพัดพิษ
  • ซือแป๋ซอยสวนพลู
  • เสาหลักประชาธิปไตย
  • หม่อมป้า
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Ethnicity
  • Thai Chinese
  • Thai people
Nationality
  • Thailand
Profession
Education
  • University of Oxford
Died
Oct 9, 1995
Bangkok

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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