22 Notable alumni of
Hongik University

Hongik University is 762nd in the world, 157th in Asia, and 17th in South Korea by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 22 notable alumni from Hongik University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. GRAY

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    GRAY
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    record producercomposersinger
    Biography

    Lee Seong-hwa, known as Gray (Korean: 그레이, stylized as GRAY) is a South Korean singer, rapper and record producer. Gray debuted in 2012 and is currently signed to hip hop record label AOMG. In 2016, he appeared as a judge on the reality television program Show Me the Money 5.

  2. Loco

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    Loco
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Kwon Hyuk-woo, better known by his stage name Loco (Hangul: 로꼬), is a South Korean rapper signed to hip hop label AOMG. His name "loco" means "crazy" in Spanish. He won the first season of Mnet's rap competition Show Me the Money in 2012.

  3. Noh Hong-chul

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    Noh Hong-chul
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    entrepreneurcomedianactor
    Biography

    Noh Hong-chul is a South Korean entertainer and entrepreneur. He is the co-host of the variety show Talents for Sale. He previously appeared on the television programs Infinite Challenge and I Live Alone. He had a cameo in the popular music video "Gangnam Style" which featured his trademark pelvic thrusting jeojil dance (저질댄스).

  4. Kim Poong

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    Kim Poong
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    comics artist
    Biography

    Kim Jeong-hwan, better known by his stage name Kim Poong (Korean: 김풍) is a South Korean webtoon artist.

  5. Kim Sung-kyung

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    Kim Sung-kyung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Kim Sung-kyung is a South Korean television personality and actress. Kim joined the broadcasting network SBS in 1993 as a news presenter, notably as the weekend anchor for the SBS Eight O'Clock News. She left SBS in 2002 to go freelance, and also became a planning director for the "edutainment" company SangSang and I in 2007. Kim made her acting debut in 2014 (her older sister is actress Kim Sung-ryung), and has appeared in Korean dramas such as City of the Sun (2015).

  6. Kim Bo-kyung

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    Kim Bo-kyung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Kim Bo-Kyung is a South Korean professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Korean club Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors.

  7. Nancy Lang

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    Nancy Lang
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Nancy Lang is an Pop artist, performance artist, entrepreneur and television personality. In 2006, she performed as "beggar the queen" in London. Her performances are considered on the fringe of artwork. From October 2012 to 2013, Lang starred Hwang Jung-min and Kim Se-a in The Vagina Monologues. She is CEO of cosmetic shop Laha Korea and Hair brand Lang Shop.

  8. Kwon Oh-jung

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    Kwon Oh-jung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Kwon Oh-joong is a South Korean actor. He is best known for starring in Gourmet (2008), as well as the television series The Secret Lovers (2005), Freedom Fighter, Lee Hoe-young (2010), and Miss Ajumma (2011). Kwon has also appeared in films such as To Catch a Virgin Ghost (2004) and Mr. Kim vs. Mr. Kim vs. Mr. Kim (also known as Master Kims, 2007).

  9. Kim Kee-hee

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    Kim Kee-hee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Kim Kee-hee is a South Korean professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Ulsan Hyundai. He can also be fielded as a defensive midfielder. Kim has played for teams in the K-League, Qatar Stars League, Chinese Super League and Major League Soccer. He has also represented South Korea at the national level.

  10. Kim Hye-jin

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    Kim Hye-jin
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    film actor
    Biography

    Kim Hye-jin is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her role in the 2009 television series Iris. She has appeared in Sweet 18 (2004), My Rosy Life (2005), The Secret of Birth (2013) and many more TV series. In 2020, she has confirmed her appearance in JTBC's drama Undercover, a remake of 2016 BBC miniseries of the same name.

  11. Yoo Byung-soo

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    Yoo Byung-soo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Yoo Byung-Soo is a South Korean football striker who plays for Chonburi in Thai League 1.

  12. Park Sang-min

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    Park Sang-min
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Park Sang-min is a South Korean rock singer. In 2004, he received the SBS Gayo Daejeon.

  13. Lee Bul

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    Lee Bul
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Lee Bul is a contemporary sculpture and installation artist who appeared on the art scene in the late 1980s. Her work questions patriarchal authority and the marginalization of women by revealing ideologies that permeate our cultural and political spheres.

  14. Lisa

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    Lisa
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Jung Hee-seon, known professionally as Lisa (Korean: 리사), is a South Korean singer and musical theatre actress. She debuted as a singer in 2003 and made her musical theatre debut in 2008. She has starred in Korean productions of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Jekyll & Hyde and Rebecca.

  15. Chu Sang-mi

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    Chu Sang-mi
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Chu Sang-mi is a South Korean actress. She was born in Seoul, South Korea, to the popular stage actor Chu Song-woong. Along with Lee Byung-hun and Choi Ji-woo, Chu co-starred in the film Everybody Has Secrets, taking the role as the eldest sister of the trio.

  16. Choi Young-mi

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    Choi Young-mi
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    poetwriter
    Biography

    Choi Young-mi is a poet and novelist from the Republic of Korea, widely known for her poetry collection called At Thirty, the Party is Over ” and is one of the defining figures who ignited the #MeToo movement in Korea.

  17. Kimsooja

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    Kimsooja
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    installation artist
    Biography

    Kimsooja is a South Korean, multi-disciplinary conceptual artist based in New York, Paris, and Seoul. Her practice combines performance, film, photo, and site-specific installation using textile, light, and sound. Kimsooja's work investigates questions concerning the conditions of humanity, while engaging issues of aesthetics, culture, politics, and the environment. Her principle of ‘non-doing’ and ‘non-making,’ which follows a conceptual and structural investigation of performance through modes of mobility and immobility, inverts the notion of the artist as the predominant actor.

  18. Lee Ze-ha

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    Lee Ze-ha
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1937-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    writerpoet
    Biography

    Lee Ze-ha is a South Korean writer, poet and painter.

  19. Kim Sung-joon

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    Kim Sung-joon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Kim Sung-joon is a South Korean football player who plays for Ulsan Hyundai as a midfielder.

  20. Lee Young-chang

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    Lee Young-chang
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Lee Young-chang is a South Korean footballer who plays as goalkeeper for Bucheon FC 1995 in K League 2.

  21. Joo Hyun-jae

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    Joo Hyun-jae
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Joo Hyun-jae is a South Korean footballer who plays as a defender for FC Anyang in the K League 2.

  22. Lee Uk-bae

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    Lee Uk-bae
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    illustrator
    Biography

    Lee Uk-bae is a South-Korean writer and illustrator of children's books. Lee, known as an artist who produces picture books that effectively convey Korea's unique cultural sentiment. The elements of Minhwa(Korean folk paintings) are distinctive in his paintings. He had his first success with Sori's Harvest Moon Day in 1995, which was published in US, Japan, China, Taiwan, France and Switzerland. As an illustrator, he was the Korean nominee for the 2020 Hans Christian Andersen Award, the highest international distinction given to authors and illustrators of children's books.