List of famous people from Thailand, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Thailand, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Thailand you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Thailand, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.
Examples of people on this list include Chantavit Dhanasevi and Chakrit Yamnam.If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Thailand?" or "Which celebrities were born in Thailand?" then this list is a great resource for you.
Birthplace: Phanom Dong Rak DistrictTatchakorn Yeerum (Thai: ทัชชกร ยีรัมย์; RTGS: Thatchakon Yiram; pronounced [tʰát.t͡ɕʰā.kɔ̄ːn... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandApichatpong "Joe" Weerasethakul (Thai: อภิชาติพงศ์ วีระเศรษฐกุล; RTGS: Aphichatphong... more
Sirivannavari NariratanaAge: 33
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandPrincess Sirivannavari Nariratana Rajakanya (Thai: สิริวัณณวรี นารีรัตนราชกัญญา; Thai... more
Birthplace: Ang Thong Province, ThailandKoti Aramboy is an actor and film director.... more
Birthplace: ThailandParinya Charoenphol (Thai: ปริญญา เจริญผล; RTGS: parinya charoenphon), born 9 June 1981,... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandRhatha Phongam, nickname Ying, is an actress and singer from Thailand who is best known to... more
Birthplace: Nakhon Phanom Province, ThailandThakoon Panichgul (; Thai: ฐากูร พานิชกุล, born in Nakhon Phanom Province, Thailand) is a... more
Birthplace: Tak Province, ThailandField Marshal Thanom Kittikachorn (Thai: ถนอม กิตติขจร, Thai pronunciation: [tʰà.nɔ̌ːm... more
Bunyawan PongsuwanAge: 53
Birthplace: Sukhothai Province, ThailandBunyawan Pongsuwan is an actor....
Birthplace: Thailand, BangkokChantavit Dhanasevi is a Thai model, actor and screen writer. He is best known for his lead... more
Pongsatorn JongwilasAge: 37
Birthplace: ThailandPongsatorn Jongwilak is an actor, TV host and disc jockey....
James MaAge: 27
Birthplace: ThailandJames Assarasakorn known by his stage name James Ma is a half-Thai-half-Hong Kong actor and... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandAnand Panyarachun (Thai: อานันท์ ปันยารชุน, RTGS: Anan Panyarachun, pronounced [ʔāː.nān... more
Rattapoom ToekongsapAge: 35
Birthplace: Saraburi, ThailandRattapoom Toekongsap is Thai actor,singer, and model.... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandPatcharapa Chaichua (Thai: พัชราภา ไชยเชื้อ; RTGS: Phatcharapha Chaichuea; born 5 December... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandChalida Vijitvongthong is a Thai actress and model.... more
Ajahn ChahDec. at 74 (1918-1992)
Birthplace: Ubon Ratchathani, ThailandChah Subhaddo (Thai: ชา สุภัทโท, alternatively Achaan Chah, occasionally with honorific titles... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandPunlapa Margaret Taylor (January 20, 1983), also known as Paula Taylor (Thai: พอลล่า เทเลอร์)... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Birthplace: Ubon Ratchathani Province, ThailandAjahn Mun Bhuridatta Thera (Thai: มั่น ภูริทตฺโต, RTGS: Man Phurithatto; Lao: ຫຼວງປູ່ມັ່ນ... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandMatthew Kelly Sharp (born September 22, 1969) is an American songwriter. Until 1998, he was... more
Birthplace: Phetchabun, ThailandKhaosai Galaxy (Thai: เขาทราย แกแล็คซี่, born, May 15, 1959) is a former Thai professional... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandJoey Boy (Thai: โจอี้ บอย) or Apisit Opasaimlikit (Thai: อภิสิทธิ์ โอภาสเอี่ยมลิขิต; RTGS:... more
Birthplace: Bangkok, ThailandPrince Tao Ruspoli (; born November 7, 1975) is an Italian-American filmmaker, photographer,... more
Birthplace: Hua Hin District, ThailandPone Kingpetch (Thai: โผน กิ่งเพชร, RTGS: Phon Kingphet, pronounced [pʰǒːn kìŋ.pʰét]), born... more