Thailand's King Vajiralongkorn crowned 'god-king' in solemn ceremony
Thailand celebrates elaborate coronation of King Maha Vajiralongkorn | DW News
Thailand's Newly Crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn Celebrates Coronation With Elaborate Procession
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Vajiralongkorn, reigning title Phrabat Somdet Phra Vajira Klao Chao Yu Hua is the King of Thailand since 2016. He is the only son of King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit. In 1972, at the age of 20, he was made crown prince by his father. After his father's death on 13 October 2016, he was expected to accede to the throne of Thailand but asked for time to mourn before taking the throne.