Sisavang Phoulivong was king of the Kingdom of Luang Phrabang and later the Kingdom of Laos from 28 April 1904 until his death on 29 October 1959.
|Successor:||As King of Kingdom of Laos|
|Born:||Jul 14, 1885, Luang Phrabang, Laos|
|Died:||Oct 29, 1959, Luang Phrabang, Laos|
|Spouse:||Princess Kham-Oun I, Khamphane, Khamla, Khamboua, Khamtip, Princess Khamtouane of Luang Prabang, Princess Kamaduni, Khamphoui, Princess Indrakama, Princess Kamuni, Princess Khamphoui, Chansy|
About Sisavang Vong
Late King of Laos who reigned from 1904 to 1959. He notably set a record in 1954 as the longest reigning king in the history of Asia.
He studied at the Ecole Nationale de la France d'Outre-Mer in Paris.
He was a lifelong supporter of French rule in Laos, and in 1945 he refused to cooperate with Lao nationalists who wanted independence.
He fathered more than 40 children by 15 different women during his time as king.
He was married to Kham-Oun I from 1904 to 1915.
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- Recipients of the Royal Order of Cambodia
- Grand Officers of the Order of the Crown (Belgium)
- Recipients of the Croix de guerre des théâtres d'opérations extérieures
- Officiers of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres
- Grand Croix of the Légion d'honneur