18 Notable alumni of
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

The Hankuk University of Foreign Studies is 767th in the world, 159th in Asia, and 18th in South Korea by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 18 notable alumni from the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Park Seong-ung

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    Park Seong-ung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Park Sung-woong is a South Korean actor. Following his acting debut in No. 3 in 1997, Park has starred in several movies and television series, notably as a gangster in New World (2013) and a serial killer in The Deal (2015).

  2. Kim Ji-seok

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    Kim Ji-seok
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Kim Ji-seok is a South Korean actor.

  3. Kim Jun

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    Kim Jun
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    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    singeractormodeltelevision actor
    Biography

    Kim Joon is a South Korean rapper and actor who rose to stardom with his portrayal of one of the famous F4 members in the 2009 hit drama Boys Over Flowers.

  4. Younha

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    Younha
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    singerfilm actorjazz musicianpianistsongwriter
    Biography

    Go Youn-ha, better known by the mononym Younha, is a South Korean singer-songwriter and record producer. She began her career in 2004 in Japan, where she was nicknamed the "Oricon Comet" for her success on the Japanese music chart. In 2006, she debuted in South Korea, where she is regarded as one of the country's best singer-songwriters.

  5. Kim Jong-in

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    Kim Jong-in
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1940-.. (age 81)
    Occupations
    professorpoliticianeconomist
    Biography

    Kim Chong-in is a South Korean economist and politician. He was the interim chairman of the Minjoo Party of Korea from January to August 2016 and a member-elect of the National Assembly on the party's proportional list since the April 2016 parliamentary election. He was previously a member of the Assembly from 1981 to 1988, 1992 to 1994, and 2004 to 2008, each time elected by party list. He served as Minister of Health and Social Affairs under President Roh Tae-woo from 1989 to 1990. Since May 2020, he has been the leader of the main opposition People Power Party.

  6. Ahn Sung-ki

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    Ahn Sung-ki
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Ahn Sung-ki is a South Korean actor. One of the country's most respected actors, he has appeared in more than 130 films during his career of over 60 years.

  7. Chung Bong-ju

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    Chung Bong-ju
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Chung Bong-ju is a South Korean politician and the former Member of the National Assembly for Nowon 1st constituency from 2004 to 2008.

  8. Um Hong-Gil

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    Um Hong-Gil
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    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    mountaineer
    Biography

    Um Hong-gil is a South Korean mountaineer.

  9. Lee Hyeon-seo

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    Lee Hyeon-seo
    Born in
    North Korea Flag North Korea
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    singerhuman rights activist
    Biography

    Lee Hyeon-seo, best known for her book, The Girl with Seven Names, is a North Korean defector and activist who lives in Seoul, South Korea, where she is a student. She escaped from North Korea and later guided her family out of North Korea through China and Laos.

  10. Kim Jun-hyun

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    Kim Jun-hyun
    Born in
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    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    film actor
    Biography

    Kim Jun-hyun, is a South Korean comedian, signed under JDB Entertainment.

  11. Oh Se-hoon

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    Oh Se-hoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjudge
    Biography

    Oh Se-hoon is a South Korean politician who is serving as the mayor of Seoul after he was elected on April 8, 2021. He previously served as Seoul Mayor from 2006 to 2011.

  12. Lee Seung-Hwan

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    Lee Seung-Hwan
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    singercomposersongwriterrecording artist
    Biography

    Lee Seung-hwan is a South Korean singer and record producer known as the country's "King of Live Performances" for his frequent solo concerts. Lee debuted in 1989 as a pop ballad singer and later incorporated rock elements into his music. He has released numerous hit songs and is the president and founder of South Korean entertainment agency Dream Factory.

  13. Dana

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    Dana
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    singerfilm actor
    Biography

    Hong Sung-mi, known professionally as Dana, is a South Korean singer and musical actress and vocal coach. Dana first made her public appearance with acts on the boy group H.O.T's sci-fi movie Age of Peace in 2000. Dana later made her official debut as a solo singer, with released full-album DANA (2001) and Maybe (2003). Concurrently with her music career in 2002, Dana made her acting debut with cast in the third season of MBC sitcom Nonstop and also made her musical theatre debut with cast as Wendy in Peterpan.

  14. Lim Su-kyung

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    Lim Su-kyung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    journalistpolitician
    Biography

    Lim Su-kyung is a South Korean activist and politician. She is best known for attending the 13th World Festival of Youth and Students, held in North Korea and praising President of North Korea Kim Il-sung in 1989, without first obtaining travel permission from the South Korean government. She attended the festival representing the student organization Jeondaehyop, now known as Hanchongryun. Upon her return to South Korea, she was arrested and sentenced to five years in prison.

  15. Park Ji-hyun

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    Park Ji-hyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Park Ji-hyun is South Korean actress and model. She is best known for her role in the television series Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung and in the films Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum and The Divine Fury.

  16. Kim Seong-hun

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    Kim Seong-hun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriteractor
    Biography

    Kim Seong-hun is a South Korean film and television director. He directed How the Lack of Love Affects Two Men (2006), A Hard Day (2014) and Kingdom (2019–).

  17. Lee Kyoung-mi

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    Lee Kyoung-mi
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Lee Kyoung-mi is a South Korean film director and screenwriter.

  18. Choe Sang-hun

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    Choe Sang-hun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Choe Sang-Hun is a Pulitzer Prize-winning South Korean journalist and Seoul Bureau Chief for The New York Times.