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Kim Gu MP (1876 - 1949)

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Rev. Sun Myung Moon MP (1920 - 2012)

Rev. Sun Myung Moon (Korean 문선명; born Mun Yong-myeong ; 25 February 1920 – 3 September 2012) was a Korean religious leader best known as the founder of the Unification Churc...

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Myung-so Chung MP (1941 - 2007)

Myung-so Chung was born in Seoul, Korea and was the eldest sibling of the Chung Family which Time Magazine has called one of the most successful musical families of the 20th century. Myung So was a nat...

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Myung-wha Chung MP

This is a Korean name; the family name is Chung. Myung-wha Chung Hangul 정명화 Revised Romanization Jeong Myeong(-)hwa McCune–Reischauer Chŏng Myŏng-hwa Myung-wha...

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Myung-whun Chung MP

Myung-whun Chung (born 22 January 1953, Seoul) is a South Korean pianist and conductor. His sisters, violinist Kyung-wha Chung, and cellist Myung-wha Chung, and he at one time performed together as t...

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Kyung-wha Chung MP

Kyung-wha Chung (born 26 March 1948 Seoul, South Korea) is a Korean violinist. Kyung-wha Chung's musical career began at the age of three. Her fame in the seventies and eighties was at the top level,...

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Kim Jong-suk MP (deceased)

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Kim Jong-il, Supreme Leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea MP (1941 - 2011)

Soviet records show that Kim Jong-il was born in the village of Vyatskoye, near Khabarovsk, in 1941, where his father, Kim Il-sung, commanded the 1st Battalion of the Soviet 88th Brigade, made up of Ch...

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Park Chung-hee, 3rd President of the Republic of Korea MP (1917 - 1979)

Park Chung-hee (September 30, 1917 – October 26, 1979) was a Republic of Korea Army general and the leader of South Korea (the Republic of Korea) from 1961 to 1979. He has been credited with the...

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Yuk Young-soo, First Lady of South Korea MP (1925 - 1974)

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Park Ji-man MP

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Park Geun-hye, 11th President of the Republic of Korea MP

Park Geun-hye (박근혜; 朴槿惠) is the eleventh and current President of South Korea. She is the first woman to be elected as President in South Korea, and is serving...

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Park Seo-yeong MP

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Lee Hui-ho MP (deceased)

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Kim Dae-jung, 15th President of the Republic of Korea MP (1924 - 2009)

Kim Dae-jung (4 February 1924 – 18 August 2009) was President of South Korea from 1998 to 2003, and the 2000 Nobel Peace Prize recipient. He came to be called the "Nelson Mandela of Asia" for hi...

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Ryu Gwan-sun MP (1902 - 1920)

Ryu, Gwan-Sun (December 16, 1902 – October 12, 1920) was a student and organizer in what would come to be known as the March 1st Movement against the Japanese colonial rule of Korea in South Chu...

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Gen. Choi Hong Hi MP (1918 - 2002)

Choi Hong Hi (9 November 1918 – 15 June 2002), also known as General Choi, was a South Korean army general and martial artist who is a controversial figure in the history of the Korean martial a...

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Syngman Rhee, 1st President of the Republic of Korea MP (1875 - 1965)

Syngman Rhee or Yi Seungman (March 26, 1875 – July 19, 1965; Korean pronunciation: [i sɯŋman]) was the first president of South Korea. His presidency, from August 1948 to April 196...

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Chung Se Yung MP (1928 - 2001)

Founder of Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea’s largest automaker, and brother of the late Hyundai Group founder Chung Ju-yung. Chung Se-yung set up Hyundai Motor Co. in 1967 and helped it to develo...

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Chung Ju-yung MP (1915 - 2001)

Founder of the Hyundai chaebol (family-owned conglomerate) which began with the Hyundai Engineering & Construction Company in 1947. He had no formal education after grade school, when he ran away from ...

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Rain MP

He is a South Korean pop singer, dancer, model, actor, businessperson, and designer who has released seven albums (six Korean, one Japanese) and 19 singles. He won the KBS Best New Actor award for his ...

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Daniel Dae Kim MP

Daniel Dae Kim is an American actor best known for playing Jin-Soo Kwon on the series Lost. Kim next stars in the CBS reboot Hawaii Five-0 playing Chin Ho Kelly along with Alex O'Loughlin as Detective ...

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