|BIRTHDAY||2 May, 1929|
|AGE (1972)||43 Years Old|
Jigme Dorji Wangchuck was 43 years, 2 months & 19 days old age.
Jigme Dorji Wangchuck was born on 02-05-1929 in the state of Trongsa, Bhutan. He was a Bhutanese Druk Gyalpo.
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|Padma Vibhushan||Civilian Award||1954||Public Affairs|
Jigme Dorji Wangchuck died on 21-07-1972 in Nairobi, Kenya at age of 43.
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|21 July, 1972||Nairobi||Kenya|
In terms of his personal life, he was married to European Educated lady – Ashi Kesang Choden Wangchuck who was born in 1930, cousin of Chogyal (King) of Sikkim and Daughter of Gongzim Sonam Tobgye and Mayeum choying wangmo. They had Four Daughters with a son name as Ashi Sonam Choden Wangchuck, Ashi Dechen Wangmo Wangchuck, Ashi Prema Lhadron Wangchuck and His Son who became the 4th King of Bhutan Jigme Singye Wangchuck. Druk Gyalpo’s brother in Law Jigme palden Dorji also helped Him in Modernising the Bhutan.