|Birthname||Phya Anuman Rajadhon|
|born on||14 December 1888 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )|
|Place||Bangkok, Thailand, 13n45, 100e31|
|Timezone||LST m100e31 (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||22°30' 04°25 Asc. 01°51'|
Thai scholar. He was a self-trained linguist, anthropologist and ethnographer who became an authority on the culture of Thailand. Phraya Anuman Rajadhon was his noble title. He also took his family name, Sathiankoset, as a pen name by which he is well known. His prolific work and his interest in a multitude of culture-related fields, from folklore to sociology, set the foundations for a long-lasting cultural awareness among young Thai scholars. He died on July 12, 1969.
Sy Scholfield quotes "Looking Back: Book One" by Anuman Rajadhon (Phrayā) (Chulalongkorn University Press, 1992), pp. 1+3: "According to the solar calendar, I was bom on Friday, December 14, 1888. ... The time of my birth was recorded as mong chaw, which means 'the first hour in the morning,' or 7 o'clock."
- Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Ethnologist
- Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Linguist