HM King Prajadhipok of Siam
At Eton : from 1906
Members of Royal Families
Known for: Last absolute King of Siam (now Thailand), reigned as the last absolute monarch and the first constitutional monarch until his abdication in 1935.
School days: Prince Prajadhipok came to Eton in 1906.
Full name: Somdet Chaofa Prajadhipok Sakdidej
Alternative names: Phrapokklao, Rama VII
House: Chakri Dynasty
As the final, 33rd son of King Chulalongkorn, Prajadhipok was not expected to reign. Amid the turbulent times he felt the country should implement political democracy but the absolute monarchy was ended by the Thai Revolution of 1932.