|Princess of Thailand|
8 January 1987 |
|House||House of Mahidol
|Father||Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn|
Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana (Thai: สิริวัณณวรีนารีรัตน์; Thai pronunciation: [sì.rì.wān.wá(ʔ).riː.nāː.riː.rát]; rtgs: Siriwanwarinarirat; born 8 January 1987) is a princess of Thailand and the only daughter of Crown Prince Maha Vajralongkorn and Sujarinee Vivacharawongse (commonly known as Yuvadhida Polpraserth).
She was born Mom Chao Busyanambejra Mahidol (Thai: บุษย์น้ำเพชร มหิดล; Thai pronunciation: [bùt.nám.pʰét má(ʔ).hì.dōn]; rtgs: Butnamphet Mahidon), but later changed to Mom Chao Chakkrityapha Mahidol (Thai: จักรกฤษณ์ยาภา มหิดล), and once again to Mom Chao Sirivanvari Mahidol (Thai: สิริวัณวรี มหิดล) upon order of Queen Sirikit.
She has four siblings:.
- Mom Chao Juthavachara Mahidol (29 August 1979—present)
- Mom Chao Vacharaesorn Mahidol (27 May 1981—present)
- Mom Chao Chakriwat Mahidol (26 February 1983—present)
- Mom Chao Vatchrawee Mahidol (14 June 1985—present)
After the separation of her parents, she moved to United Kingdom with her mother and brothers. However, she later was taken by her father from England and brought back to Thailand.
She was elevated to Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana by royal command of her grandfather, King Bhumibol Adulyadej, on 15 June 2005.
In 2009, she was ranked among the 20 hottest young royals in the world by Forbes magazine.
Princess Sirivannavari received her primary and secondary education at Chitralada School. She currently studies fashion and textile in the Faculty of Fine and Applied Art, Chulalongkorn University.
Princess Sirivannavari has many interests in the arts and sports. She represented Thailand in badminton in 2005 at 23rd South East Asian Games in the Philippines, winning a team gold. In this, she follows in the footsteps of her grandfather, King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who represented his country in international sailing events.
In 2007, she was invited by Pierre Balmain, the French couturier, to present her fashion show in Paris. Her debut Paris collection was titled Presence of the Past, which drew on memories of her royal grandmother as well as giving a modern interpretation to traditional Thai costume. The following year, she presented her own fashion show in Paris.
Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana of Thailand
|Reference style||Her Royal Highness|
|Spoken style||Your Royal Highness|
- Dame Grand Cross (First Class) of The Most Illustrious Order of Chula Chom Klao
- Dame Grand Cordon (Special Class) of The Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant
- Dame Grand Cordon (Special Class) of The Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand
- Dame Grand Cross (First Class) of The Most Admirable Order of the Direkgunabhorn
- King Rama IX Royal Cypher Medal (First Class)
|Ancestors of Sirivannavari|
- ศุภวัฒย์ เกษมศรี, พลตรี หม่อมราชวงศ์, และรัชนี ทรัพย์วิจิตร. พระอนุวงศ์ชั้นหม่อมเจ้าในพระราชวงศ์จักรี – กรุงเทพ : สำนักพิมพ์บรรณกิจ, พิมพ์ครั้งที่ 3 พ.ศ. 2549. ISBN 974-221-818-8.
- "Paris meets Bangkok in collection by Thai princess". ThingsAsian.com. 13 November 2007. Retrieved 14 June 2008.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
- Fashion Week : Spring/Summer 2008.
- "The 20 Hottest Young Royals – 16. Princess Sirivannavari". Forbes. 27 May 2008. Retrieved 4 June 2008.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
SirivannavariBorn: 8 January 1987
|Line of succession to the Thai throne
Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn
|Order of precedence|
|The Royal Grandchild