Thailand's opposition Puea Thai Party scored a landslide election victory on Sunday , making her the first woman to run the country.
Name: Yingluck Shinawatra
Date of birth: June 21, 1967 (age 44 in 2011)
Place of birth: San Kamphaeng town, Chiang Mai Province, Thailand.
Famous for: being the first woman Premier of Thailand
Also famous for: Being the Youngest sister of former Prime Minister Mr. Thaksin Shinawatra.
Political affiliation: Pheu Thai Party (For Thai Party)
Husband(by common-law): Mr. Anusorn Amornchat, Managing Director of M Link Asia Corporation PCL
Child: Supasek Amornchat (son)
Bachelor of Arts from Chiang Mai University in 1988 a
Master of Arts (Public Adm) (specialization in Mgt Info Systems) from Kentucky State University, United States, in 1991.
Work experiences: Worked at Shinawatra Directories Co., Ltd. Managing Director of Advanced Info Service PCL or AIS.
Take a look back at her stirring crowds on the campaign trail.