Pattaya Mail humbly joins the Kingdom of Thailand in
wishing Her Royal Highness Princess Ubolratana a most happy birthday on
April 5. (Photo courtesy of the Bureau of the Royal Household)
Her Royal Highness
Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Phannavadi was born on April
5, 1951, in Lausanne Switzerland. She is the eldest child of HM the late
King Bhumibol Adulyadej and HM Queen Sirikit, and the older sister of HM
King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun.
HRH Princess Ubolratana is a
devoted leader of young people in the campaign against drugs, and as
such has instituted and keenly watches over the To Be Number One
project, encouraging family values, music and sport as alternatives to
drug use. She has also set up the Khun Poom project to assist autistic
children in Thailand.
In 2008, HRH Princess Ubolratana
played the main role in the Thai film “Where The Miracle Happens”.
HRH Princess Ubolratana has also
shown a keen interest in the way Thailand is being promoted by the TAT,
and regularly attends the International Tourism Bourse (ITB) in Berlin.