100 Notable alumni of
Kyung Hee University

Kyung Hee University is 218th in the world, 42nd in Asia, and 6th in South Korea by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 100 notable alumni from Kyung Hee University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Gong Yoo

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    Gong Yoo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodeltelevision actor
    Biography

    Gong Ji-cheol, better known by his stage name Gong Yoo (Korean: 공유), is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in television dramas Coffee Prince (2007) and Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (2016–2017), and the films Silenced (2011), Train to Busan (2016) and The Age of Shadows (2016).

  2. G-Dragon

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    G-Dragon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    singermodelsongwriterrecord producer
    Biography

    Kwon Ji-yong, also known by his stage name G-Dragon, is a South Korean rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur and fashion designer, known as the "King of K-pop". Kwon officially debuted in 2006, as the leader of the South Korean group, Big Bang, which went on to become one of the best-selling boy bands in the world.

  3. Moon Jae-in

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    Moon Jae-in
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Moon Jae-in is the current president of South Korea, having taken office in 2017. He previously served as chief of staff to then-president Roh Moo-hyun (2007–2008), leader of the Democratic Party of Korea (2015–2016) and a member of the 19th National Assembly (2012–2016).

  4. Rain

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    Rain
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actorsingerchoreographerdancerfilm actor
    Biography

    Jung Ji-hoon, better known by his stage name Rain (Korean 비 IPA ['piː]), is a South Korean singer, songwriter, dancer, actor, and record producer.

  5. Kim Jae-joong

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    Kim Jae-joong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    television actorsingerfilm actorsinger-songwriteractor
    Biography

    Kim Jae-joong, also known mononymously as Jaejoong, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, actor and director. He is a member of the Korean pop group JYJ and was one of the original members of boy band TVXQ. Since 2013, he has expanded his range of activities as a solo artist and is also known by the stage names Hero Jaejoong (in South Korea), Jejung/J-Jun (ジェジュン) (in Japan), and 英雄在中 (영웅재중) (in China).

  6. Park Yoo-chun

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    Park Yoo-chun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    actorsingercomposersinger-songwritermodel
    Biography

    Park Yoo-chun, formerly known as Micky Yoochun and better known by the mononym Yoochun, is a South Korean singer-songwriter and actor. He is a former member of the South Korean boy bands JYJ and TVXQ. He has starred in dramas Sungkyunkwan Scandal (2010), Miss Ripley (2011), Rooftop Prince (2012), Missing You (2012), Three Days (2014) and The Girl Who Sees Smells (2015).

  7. Chen

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    Chen
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    singeractormusiciansinger-songwriterdancer
    Biography

    Kim Jong-dae, better known by his stage name, Chen, is a South Korean singer and songwriter. He debuted in 2012 as a member of the South Korean-Chinese boy band Exo and its subgroup Exo-M, and has since further participated in SM Entertainment's projects Exo-CBX and SM the Ballad. He is predominantly known for his role as the main vocalist of Exo. Apart from his group's activities, Chen has also recorded songs for various television dramas, most notably "Best Luck" for It's Okay, That's Love (2014) and "Everytime" for Descendants of the Sun (2016).

  8. Lee Hyori

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    Lee Hyori
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actorsingermodelrecord producercomposer
    Biography

    Lee Hyo-ri is a South Korean singer, record producer, activist, actress and television presenter. Dubbed as the "Nation's Fairy" during her Family Outing days, she debuted as a member of South Korean girl group Fin.K.L, but has since become a solo artist. In 2003, she released her debut solo album Stylish which won several "Artist of the Year" awards. In 2006, Lee was the highest-paid female singer in South Korea when she signed a contract with Mnet Media.

  9. Byun Baek-hyun

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    Byun Baek-hyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    singeractormodelfashion designerdancer
    Biography

    Byun Baek-hyun, better known mononymously as Baekhyun, is a South Korean singer, songwriter and actor. Baekhyun began training under SM Entertainment in 2011. A few months later, he made his debut in 2012 as a member of the South Korean-Chinese boy group Exo, its sub-group Exo-K and later on its sub-unit Exo-CBX. He is also the leader of South Korean supergroup SuperM.

  10. Lee Hong-gi

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    Lee Hong-gi
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    singeractorwritersongwriterfilm actor
    Biography

    Lee Hong-gi, also known mononymously as Hongki, is a South Korean singer and actor. He is best known as the lead singer of the South Korean rock band F.T. Island. In 2015, Lee debuted as a solo artist with the releases of his first Korean extended play FM302 and his first Japanese album, AM302. In 2018, his second extended play Do n Do was released.

  11. Yoon Doo-joon

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    Yoon Doo-joon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm actorbeatboxertelevision actor
    Biography

    Yoon Doo-joon, better known mononymously as Doojoon, is a South Korean singer and actor. He is the leader of the South Korean boy group Highlight.

  12. Han Ga-in

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    Han Ga-in
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Han Ga-in is a South Korean actress. She starred in television series Yellow Handkerchief and Terms of Endearment early in her career, and became a sought-after model in commercials. Her projects in 2012 were hugely successful, with her period drama Moon Embracing the Sun topping the TV ratings chart, and her film Architecture 101 becoming a box office hit.

  13. Kim Seolhyun

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    Kim Seolhyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    singeractordancermodelfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim Seol-hyun, better known by the mononym Seolhyun, is a South Korean singer and actress. She is a member of the South Korean girl group AOA and has starred in television dramas Ugly Alert (2013) and My Country: The New Age (2019) and movie Memoir of a Murderer (2017).

  14. Ryu Hwa-young

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    Ryu Hwa-young
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    rappersingerfilm actoractorcomposer
    Biography

    Ryu Hwa-young, better known by the mononym Hwayoung, is a South Korean actress and singer. She is a former member of South Korean girl group T-ara.

  15. Han Seung-yeon

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    Han Seung-yeon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    singeractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Han Seung-yeon, better known mononymously as Seungyeon, is a South Korean singer and actress. She is best known as the former main vocalist of the South Korean girl group Kara and for her role in Hello, My Twenties!.

  16. Kim Tae-ri

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    Kim Tae-ri
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    film actorstage actormodeltelevision actor
    Biography

    Kim Tae-ri is a South Korean actress. She is best known for starring in the films The Handmaiden (2016), Little Forest (2018), Space Sweepers (2020), and the historical drama Mr. Sunshine (2018).

  17. Daesung

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    Daesung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    singeractorcomposer
    Biography

    Kang Dae-sung, better known mononymously as Daesung and his Japanese stage name D-Lite, is a South Korean singer, actor and television personality who made his musical debut in 2006 as a member of the South Korean boy band Big Bang under the record label YG Entertainment. He debuted as a solo artist in South Korea with the number one trot song "Look at Me, Gwisoon" in 2008. Since the inception of the Gaon Digital Chart in 2010, Daesung achieved two Top 10 songs, the digital single "Cotton Candy" and "Wings" from the Big Bang album Alive (2012).

  18. Changmin

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    Changmin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm actormodelsinger-songwriter
    Biography

    Shim Chang-min, also known by his stage name Max Changmin (최강창민; Choegang Changmin) or simply as Max, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, actor, and a member of the pop duo TVXQ. Born and raised in Seoul, South Korea, Changmin was scouted by an SM Entertainment talent agent when he was fourteen years old. He made his debut as TVXQ's youngest member in December 2003.

  19. Sohee

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    Sohee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm actormodel
    Biography

    Ahn So-hee, better known by the mononym Sohee, is a South Korean actress and singer. She is a former member of the South Korean girl group Wonder Girls.

  20. Kim Sun-a

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    Kim Sun-a
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim Sun-a is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her titular role as Kim Sam-soon in the popular television series My Lovely Sam Soon (2005). Other notable series include City Hall (2009), Scent of a Woman (2011),The Lady in Dignity (2017) and Should We Kiss First? (2018), "Children of Nobody (2018)", "Secret Boutique (2019)".

  21. Cho Kyuhyun

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    Cho Kyuhyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    singeractortelevision actorrecording artist
    Biography

    Cho Kyu-hyun, referred to as Kyuhyun, is a South Korean singer, musical theatre actor and television host. He debuted as a new member of boy group Super Junior (and later its sub-groups Super Junior-K.R.Y. and Super Junior-M as well as former member of SM Entertainment project group SM the Ballad) in May 2006. Apart from his group's activities, he has established himself as a musical actor, notably through his participation in the original and Korean versions of stage musicals including The Three Musketeers, Catch Me If You Can, Moon Embracing the Sun, Singin' in the Rain, The Days, Robin Hood, Werther, Mozart!, and The Man Who Laughs. He also cast in television show including Radio Star, We Got Married, Mamma Mia, Fluttering India and in the third, fourth, seventh, and eighth seasons of New Journey to the West. He debuted as a solo artist with his debut mini album, At Gwanghwamun, on November 13, 2014, making him the first Super Junior member to debut as a solo artist.

  22. Kangin

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    Kangin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    singerfilm actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Kim Young-woon, better known by his stage name Kangin (lit. meaning: "strong benevolence"), is a South Korean singer, actor, television host and radio personality. He is best known as a former member of Super Junior and its subgroup Super Junior-T, Super Junior-H.

  23. Park Soo-jin

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    Park Soo-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorsinger
    Biography

    Park Soo-jin is a South Korean actress, singer and model. She was a member of K-pop girl group Sugar from 2001 to 2006, then she transitioned to acting in 2007. Park has also hosted Tasty Road since 2010, a cable show that features trendy restaurants in Seoul.

  24. Go Jun-hui

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    Go Jun-hui
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodel
    Biography

    Go Joon-hee is a South Korean actress. She made her entertainment debut as a school uniform model in 2001, then launched an acting career in 2003.

  25. Lee Gi-kwang

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    Lee Gi-kwang
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    singeractorfilm actorcomposerrecord producer
    Biography

    Lee Gi-kwang, known professionally as Gikwang or Kikwang, is a South Korean singer, songwriter and actor. He originally debuted as solo singer with the stage name AJ (Ace Junior), releasing his first mini album First Episode: A New Hero on April 4, 2009. In October 2009, he debuted as the main dancer, visual and a lead vocalist of boy group BEAST, which was renamed Highlight in February 2017.

  26. Kim Ji-su

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    Kim Ji-su
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    singeractor
    Biography

    Kim Ji-soo is a South Korean actress.

  27. Son Dam-bi

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    Son Dam-bi
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    actorsingermodelfilm actor
    Biography

    Son Dam-bi is a South Korean singer, actress and entertainer. She began her career as a solo singer in 2007. She also made her acting debut in the 2009 Korean drama, Dream.

  28. Sung Yu-ri

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    Sung Yu-ri
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm actor
    Biography

    Sung Yu-ri is a South Korean actress and singer. She made her entertainment debut in 1998 as a member of the now-defunct K-pop group Fin.K.L. Sung turned to acting in 2002, starring in television dramas such as Thousand Years of Love (2003), The Snow Queen (2006), Hong Gil-dong (2008), and Feast of the Gods (2010).

  29. Min Kyung-hoon

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    Min Kyung-hoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Min Kyung-hoon is a South Korean singer and television personality. He is the lead vocalist of the rock band Buzz and one-half of the duo Universe Cowards with Kim Hee-chul. His first solo album, Im·pres·sive, was released on December 5, 2007. His second solo album, Picnic, was released on June 27, 2011. He is a regular cast member of South Korean variety show Knowing Brothers (JTBC) and Problem Child in the House (KBS).

  30. Yoon Bo-ra

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    Yoon Bo-ra
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    singerrapperactormodeldancer
    Biography

    Yoon Bo-ra, better known by the mononym Bora, is a South Korean singer and actress. She is a former member of the South Korean girl group Sistar and its sub-group Sistar19.

  31. Jo Kwon

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    Jo Kwon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    singertelevision actoractormodel
    Biography

    Jo Kwon is a South Korean singer, television host, actor, entertainer and the leader of South Korean boy band 2AM. He has starred in multiple musicals such as 'Jesus Christ Superstar' playing the role of King Herod and 'Everybody's Talking About Jamie' playing as Jamie New.

  32. Kim Hae-suk

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    Kim Hae-suk
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim Hae-sook is a South Korean actress.

  33. Jeong U

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    Jeong U
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Jung Woo is a South Korean actor. He is best known for his roles in the drama Reply 1994 (2013) and You're the Best, Lee Soon-shin (2013).

  34. Jun. K

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    Jun. K
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    rapperactorsingerrecord producersongwriter
    Biography

    Kim Min-jun, better known by his stage name Jun. K, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, record producer, rapper, dancer and actor. He is the main vocalist of 2PM.

  35. Jeong Jun-ho

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    Jeong Jun-ho
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Jung Joon-ho is a South Korean actor, who gained fame in the 2000 series, Women Like You, (왕추). His recent hits are Last Scandal (내 생애 마지막 스캔들) and IRIS. Jung Jun-ho has a passionate interest in singing. In Last Scandal aired on MBC, Jung sang his character's theme song.

  36. Nam Gyu-ri

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    Nam Gyu-ri
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    singeractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Nam Gyu-ri is a South Korean singer and actress. She was the leader of the Korean female trio, SeeYa. In 2009, Nam Gyu-ri had a contract dispute with the group's management company and left the group. Nam has also acted, most notably in the film Death Bell and the drama 49 Days.

  37. Jang Seo-hui

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    Jang Seo-hui
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Jang Seo-hee is a South Korean actress. She has starred in numerous television dramas, including Miss Mermaid (2002) and Temptation of Wife (2008), which were both extremely successful in the ratings and earned Jang the highest acting prize from the MBC Drama Awards and SBS Drama Awards. In a 2007 Chinese survey of the most influential Korean actors, Jang was the highest ranking actress and placed seventh overall.

  38. Park Hyo-shin

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    Park Hyo-shin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    singerrecording artist
    Biography

    Park Hyo-shin is a South Korean ballad singer and musical theatre actor known for his emotional vocals. He debuted in 1999 and has since released many hit songs including, "Snow Flower," "Wild Flower," and "Good Person."

  39. Kim Ok-vin

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    Kim Ok-vin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodel
    Biography

    Kim Ok-vin, also known as Kim Ok-bin, is a South Korean actress. Kim made her debut in an online beauty contest in 2004, and began her acting career with a role in the 2005 film Voice. Subsequent appearances include the television drama series Over the Rainbow and films such as Dasepo Naughty Girls and The Accidental Gangster and the Mistaken Courtesan. Kim has received several award nominations, and won Best Actress at the 2009 Sitges Film Festival for her role in Thirst.

  40. Yenny

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    Yenny
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    singerpianistmodelcomposer
    Biography

    Park Ye-eun, professionally known as Yeeun, Yenny, or Ha:tfelt, is a South Korean singer, songwriter and composer known for her work as a former member of South Korean girl group Wonder Girls. In July 2014, she made her debut as solo artist under the name Ha:tfelt with released her solo EP Me?. In early 2017, Wonder Girls officially disbanded due to contract expiration. Following the disbandment, Yeeun signed with Amoeba Culture to continue her career as solo artist.

  41. Jang Do-yeon

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    Jang Do-yeon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    comedian
    Biography

    Jang Do-yeon, is a South Korean comedian, signed with KOEN Group. She was a cast member in MBC's variety show, We Got Married, paired with actor Choi Min-yong.

  42. Sohyang

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    Sohyang
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Kim So-hyang, known mononymously as Sohyang, is a South Korean singer known for her controlled, skillful, and developed voice who has been dubbed by the international media as the "Korean Mariah Carey". According to Sohyang, her goal is to use her voice to comfort people who are going through difficult times. Sohyang is also an author of fiction, who has published multiple fantasy novels since 2013, the most well-known of them being Crystal Castle and Anaxion.

  43. Kim Yoo-ri

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    Kim Yoo-ri
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Kim Yoo-ri is a South Korean actress.

  44. Park Ji-yoon

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    Park Ji-yoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    singerfilm actoractorrecording artist
    Biography

    Park Ji-yoon is a South Korean pop singer, actress, and model, who debuted as a Haitai model at age 13. She received her BA from Kyunghee University in Postmodern Music, and holds an MA from Kyunghee University in Entertainment and Culture.

  45. Kim Nam-joo

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    Kim Nam-joo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormodel
    Biography

    Kim Nam-joo is a South Korean actress. Kim rose to stardom in the 1990s in television series such as Model, The Boss and Her House. After 2001, Kim went into semi-retirement, only appearing in commercials, particularly after she married actor Kim Seung-woo in 2005 and they started a family. Then in 2009, she made her comeback with Queen of Housewives, written by Park Ji-eun. Housewives was a ratings hit, and Kim went on to collaborate with Park on Queen of Reversals (2010) and top-rated series My Husband Got a Family, which established Kim's continuing star status. In 2018, Kim received critical acclaim for her role in the series Misty.

  46. Wheesung

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    Wheesung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    singerjazz musiciansongwriterrecord producer
    Biography

    Choi Whee-sung, known professionally as Wheesung or by the stage name Realslow, is a South Korean R&B singer, record producer, and musical theatre actor.

  47. Oh Min-suk

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    Oh Min-suk
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Oh Min-suk is a South Korean actor. He was known by his ex-stage name Han Ki-joo.

  48. Kim Tae-woo

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    Kim Tae-woo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actorsingerrecording artist
    Biography

    Kim Tae-woo is a South Korean singer, best known as the lead vocalist of boy band g.o.d. He debuted in 1999 as a member of g.o.d and continued as a solo artist after the group went on hiatus in 2006. In addition to his solo career, Kim has also sung the OSTs of award-winning popular dramas and performed in musicals.

  49. Jeon Ji-yoon

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    Jeon Ji-yoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    singerfilm actormodel
    Biography

    Jeon Ji-yoon, professionally known as Jiyoon or Jenyer, is a South Korean singer, rapper, songwriter and actress known for her work as a former member of South Korean girl group 4Minute. She debuted as a solo artist on November 2, 2016, under the stage name Jenyer, with the release of her debut digital single, "I Do".

  50. Chung Sye-kyun

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    Chung Sye-kyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Chung Sye-kyun is a South Korean politician, former Speaker of the National Assembly, and the former Prime Minister of South Korea.

  51. Seo Ji Hoon

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    Seo Ji Hoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1997-.. (age 24)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Seo Ji-hoon is a South Korean actor. Since his acting debut with Signal in 2016, Seo has appeared in dramas such as Solomon's Perjury, School 2017 and My First Love.

  52. Lyn

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    Lyn
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Lee Se-jin is a South Korean singer known professionally as Lyn. She has released ten studio albums to date.

  53. Kang Min-kyeong

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    Kang Min-kyeong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    singeractor
    Biography

    Kang Min-kyung is a South Korean singer and actress. She is one half of the duo Davichi, who rose to fame upon the release of their debut album Amaranth in 2008. Davichi has since released 3 studio albums, 6 EPs and several hit songs such as "Don't Say Goodbye", "Turtle", "Missing You Today" and "8282". Kang has also pursued acting, appearing in television dramas such as Smile, Mom (2010), Vampire Idol (2011), Haeundae Lovers (2012) and family drama The Dearest Lady (2015). On February 27, 2019, she debuted as a solo artist with her first extended play Kang Min Kyung Vol. 1.

  54. Jang Su Won

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

    Jang Su-won is a South Korean singer. He is known as a robot actor and member of the South Korean boy group Sechs Kies and the duet group J-Walk, along with fellow SechsKies member Kim Jae-duck. His nickname is "One Shot”.

  55. Hwanhee

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    Hwanhee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    singeractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Hwang Yoon-Seok, better known as Hwanhee (Korean: 환희), is a South Korean singer, actor and a member of South Korean R&B duo Fly to the Sky.

  56. Park Soo-ah

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    Park Soo-ah
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    singerfilm actordancertelevision actormodel
    Biography

    Park Soo-ah, previously known by the stage name Lizzy, is a South Korean singer and actress. She debuted as a new member of girl group After School (and later, its sub-unit Orange Caramel) in March 2010. Apart from her group's activities, she has also starred in various television dramas, including All My Love (2011) and Angry Mom (2015). She debuted as a solo artist with the digital single "Not an Easy Girl" in January 2015.

  57. Ock Joo-hyun

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

    Ock Joo-hyun is a South Korean singer and musical theatre actress, known mostly for her role as the lead singer of the South Korean girl group Fin.K.L. After their unofficial breakup in 2002, Ock released three solo albums and has participated in musicals, namely Wicked, Aida, Chicago, Cats, 42nd Street, and The Count of Monte Cristo.

  58. Kim Jung-sook

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    Kim Jung-sook
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    singeropera singer
    Biography

    Kim Jung-sook is a South Korean classical singer who is currently the First Lady of the Republic of South Korea and spouse of Moon Jae-in, the 19th President of South Korea.

  59. Ko Min-jung

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    Ko Min-jung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ko Min-jung is a former KBS announcer previously served as the presidential spokesperson at the Blue House under President Moon Jae-in and currently serving as a National Assembly member from Seoul.

  60. Lim Seul-ong

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    Lim Seul-ong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    singertelevision actorfilm actoractor
    Biography

    Lim Seul-ong, also known by the mononym Seulong, is a South Korean singer and actor. He debuted as a singer in 2008 as a member of the K-pop boyband 2AM. He made his acting debut in 2010 in the Korean drama, Personal Taste.

  61. Ji Seung-hyun

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    Ji Seung-hyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Ji Seung-Hyun is a South Korean actor.

  62. Kim Jaeduck

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    Kim Jaeduck
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Kim Jae-duck is a South Korean singer, rapper, and choreographer. He is known as a member of Sechs Kies, which was a rival band to the top boy group in the 90's, H.O.T. and reunited in 2016. When Sechs Kies disbanded in 2000, he started a new band, J-Walk with Jang Suwon, also from Sechs Kies. Kim is known for his Busan accent and his nickname is "Ducky" as a reference to his name.

  63. Kim Hyung-wook

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    Kim Hyung-wook
    Years
    1925-1979 (aged 54)
    Occupations
    juristpolitician
    Biography

    Kim Hyong-uk was a South Korean brigadier general who served as director of the Korean Central Intelligence Agency. Born in Hwanghae province, he left for the South after high school and was a classmate of future President Park Chung-hee at military academy, graduating in 1949. He was an infantry troop commander in the Korean War. He attended the United States Army Infantry School at Fort Benning, Georgia, in 1955. As colonel, he took part in the May 16 coup in 1961, when he led a group of soldiers to take Prime Minister John M. Chang into custody. He served for two years as Minister for Home Affairs in the junta and then was director of the KCIA from March 1963 to October 1969, where he was notorious for his brutality and corruption. After refusing to support Park's bid for a third term, he was replaced as head of the KCIA by Lee Hu-rak. Reportedly, at a meeting with Park, the President asked him, "why don't you take a rest after your long service?" - and on returning to his office, he discovered it had already been cleared out. In 1971, he became a member of the powerless parliament. Kim went into exile in the United States in 1973.

  64. Kim Jin-su

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    Kim Jin-su
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Kim Jin-su is a South Korean footballer who plays for Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors on loan from Al-Nassr as a left back.

  65. Jung Woo-young

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    Jung Woo-young
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Jung Woo-young is a South Korean footballer who plays as a midfielder for Qatar Stars League club Al Sadd and the South Korea national team. He was part of the South Korean Olympic team that won bronze at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

  66. Shin Bora

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    Shin Bora
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    comediansingeractorvoice actor
    Biography

    Shin Bora is a South Korean comedian, singer, and actress. She made her entertainment debut as a comedian on the variety show Gag Concert in 2010. Shin is also a member of the band Brave Guys, and has released several singles as a solo artist. In 2014, she was cast in a supporting role in the television drama Trot Lovers.

  67. Lee Woon-jae

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    Lee Woon-jae
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Lee Woon-jae is a South Korean former football goalkeeper. He was part of South Korea's 1994, 2002, 2006 and 2010 FIFA World Cup campaigns. He was, with Mark Schwarzer, one of only two Asian players to be nominated for the IFFHS World's Best Goalkeeper of the 21st Century (2001–2011).

  68. Wax

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    Wax
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Cho Hye-ri, better known by her stage name Wax (Hangul: 왁스), is a South Korean pop singer and musical actress. She debuted in 1998 as the lead vocalist of the rock band DOG. She released her first solo album, The Diary of Mom, in 2000. Wax made her acting debut in 2007 with a main role in the musical Fixing My Makeup, the plot of which is based on her hit song of the same name.

  69. Kwak Jae-yong

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    Kwak Jae-yong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Kwak Jae-yong is a South Korean film director and screenwriter. He studied physics at Kyung Hee University. He achieved success with his debut film Watercolor Painting in a Rainy Day in 1989, but the failure of his next two movies led to eight years of unemployment before a comeback with the smash-hit film My Sassy Girl in 2001. He is known for his limitless fondness of love stories set in a mix of different genres.

  70. Lee Jung-soo

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    Lee Jung-soo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Lee Jung-soo is a South Korean professional footballer who plays as a central defender.

  71. Oh Jae-suk

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    Oh Jae-suk
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Oh Jae-suk is a South Korean football player who currently plays as full-back for Incheon United in the K League 1. He previously played for Suwon Samsung Bluewings and Gangwon FC in his homeland. He has also represented his country at full international level.

  72. Oh Jae-won

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    Oh Jae-won
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    professional baseball player
    Biography

    Oh Jae-won is South Korean professional baseball infielder who is currently playing for the Doosan Bears of Korea Baseball Organization as a second baseman. He graduated from Yatap High School and was selected by the Doosan Bears in a 2003 draft. But he did not join the Bears and went to college. After graduating from college, he joined the team in 2007.

  73. Yoon Kyung-shin

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    Yoon Kyung-shin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    handball player
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    Yoon Kyung-shin is a South Korean handball manager and former player.

  74. Im Jeong-eun

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    Im Jeong-eun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Im Jung-eun is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her roles in Unsolved (also known as Secret Investigation Record) and Man from the Equator.

  75. Hwang Hee

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    Hwang Hee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Hwang Hee is a South Korean actor. He is known for his roles in the television series Tomorrow, with You (2017), Arthdal Chronicles (2019), and Doctor John (2019).

  76. Byun Jin-sub

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    Byun Jin-sub
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    singersongwriter
    Biography

    Byun Jin-sub is a South Korean singer.

  77. Tymee

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    Tymee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Lee Ok-joo, better known by her stage name Tymee (formerly known as E.via and Napper), is a South Korean rapper, songwriter, and pianist. She is currently represented by Outsider's label ASSA Communication and is known for being Korea's fastest female rapper.

  78. Kim E-Z

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    Kim E-Z
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Kim E-Z is a South Korean singer and rapper, formerly a member of the Korean girl group Baby V.O.X.

  79. Yoon Il-sang

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    Yoon Il-sang
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    songwriterrecord producer
    Biography

    Yoon Il-sang is a South Korean composer, producer, and songwriter. He graduated from Kyung Hee University Post Modern Music Department, and he is also the co-founder of Nega Network Ltd.

  80. Chun Myung-hoon

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    Chun Myung-hoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Chun Myung-hoon is a South Korean singer, rapper, actor and television presenter. He is a member of boy band NRG. He released his single, Welcome To The Jungle on October 19, 2012. He is well known as a cast member on several TV shows, including Girl Spirit.

  81. Cho Jin-ho

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    Cho Jin-ho
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1973-2017 (aged 44)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football manager
    Biography

    Cho Jin-ho was a South Korean football player who played as a midfielder or striker for the South Korea national team.

  82. Steven Choi

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    Steven Choi
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Steven Seokho Choi is an American politician who serves as a member of the California State Assembly representing the 68th Assembly District, having won the post in 2016. A Republican from Orange County, California, he previously served two terms as mayor of Irvine, California. In 1998, he became the first Asian-American elected to the Irvine Unified School Board and served two consecutive terms there before becoming the first Asian American to have been elected to a four-year term on the Irvine City Council and one of two Korean Americans on the council.

  83. Yeo Hong-chul

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    Yeo Hong-chul
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    artistic gymnast
    Biography

    Yeo Hong-Chul is a retired South Korean gymnast. He won the silver medal in the vault event at the 1996 Summer Olympics. He also participated in 1992 Summer Olympics and 2000 Summer Olympics. After the 2000 Summer Olympics, he announced his retirement.

  84. Jang Hye-jin

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    Jang Hye-jin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    singeractor
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    Jang Hye-jin is a South Korean singer.

  85. Yong Hye-in

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    Yong Hye-in
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Yong Hye-in is a South Korean civil society activist and politician. She was one of the main proponents of the silent march campaign, Stay Where You Are, that originated in an announcement made during the Sinking of MV Sewol in 2014.

  86. Kim Hyung-il

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    Kim Hyung-il
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Kim Hyung-Il is a South Korean footballer who currently plays as defender for Navy.

  87. Jeong Jae-heon

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    Jeong Jae-heon
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    voice actoractor
    Biography

    Jeong Jae-heon is a South Korean voice actor and actor who joined Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation's Voice Acting Division in 2002. After being a freelancer, Jae-heon made a brief appearance on a 2005 South Korean film Quiz King, playing his role as a television news reporter. The voice actor became popular with his dub of Kiyomaro Takamine on Zatch Bell!, which has been one of his signature works. He gained popularity also by replacing Adam Rodriguez on CSI: Miami, and Archie Kao on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. In late 2011, Jae-heon once was on stage, portraying Lee Mong-ryong in a South Korean charity play Hyang-dan, Fly. He has recently been known for his voicing Shota Kazehaya on the Korean dub of a Japanese television animation series From Me to You, which made many fans of Jae-heon call him 정재하야 (Jeong-jae-ha-ya, a compound word formed from Jeong Jae-heon and Kazehaya).

  88. Kim Jong-kyu

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    Kim Jong-kyu
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Kim Jong-kyu is a South Korean basketball player for Wonju DB Promy and the Korean national team, where he participated at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.

  89. Kim Ki-soo

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    Kim Ki-soo
    Born in
    North Korea Flag North Korea
    Years
    1939-1997 (aged 58)
    Occupations
    boxer
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    Kim Ki-soo was a South Korean southpaw boxer at middleweight. He was South Korea's first world boxing champion.

  90. Won Tae-yeon

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    Won Tae-yeon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
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    Won Tae-yeon is a South Korean film director, screenwriter and poet. He is currently working for LOEN Entertainment, a South Korean record label and talent agency.

  91. Park In-hyeok

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    Park In-hyeok
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Park In-hyeok is a South Korean footballer who plays as a forward for Daejeon Citizen.

  92. Park Chan-hee

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    Park Chan-hee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Park Chan-hee is a South Korean basketball player for Incheon Electroland Elephants and the Korean national team, where he participated at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.

  93. Jung Jin-sun

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    Jung Jin-sun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    fencer
    Biography

    Jung Jin-Sun is a South Korean right-handed épée fencer, four-time team Asian champion, four-time individual Asian champion, three-time Olympian, and 2012 Olympic medalist.

  94. Kim Un-su

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    Kim Un-su
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Kim Un-su is a South Korean writer. He studied Korean literature at Kyung Hee University, where he also completed master's level coursework. He made his literary debut in the fall of 2002 with his short story ”Easy Writing Lessons” (참 쉽게 배우는 글짓기교실 ”Cham shipgye baeuneun geuljitgigyosil”) and in 2003 went on to win the Jinju News Writing Contest with ”Danbaljang Street” (단발장 스트리트 “Danbaljang seuteuriteu”). In 2006, ”Breaking up with Friday” (프라이데이와 결별하다 “Peuraidaewa gyeolbyeolhada”) won the Dong-a Ilbo New Writer's Contest, and his first novel The Cabinet (캐비닛 Kaebinit) won the 12th Munhakdongne Novel Award. His 2016 novel Hot Blood (뜨거운 피 Tteugeoun Pi) was awarded the 22nd Hahn Moo-Sook Literary Prize.

  95. Lee Joo-hyung

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    Lee Joo-hyung
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    artistic gymnast
    Biography

    Lee Joo-hyung is a Korean former gymnast who competed in the 1992 Summer Olympics, in the 1996 Summer Olympics, and in the 2000 Summer Olympics.

  96. Cha Kyung-bok

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    Cha Kyung-bok
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1938-2006 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football refereeassociation football manager
    Biography

    Cha Kyung-bok was a South Korean football manager whose 37-year career, lasting from 1967 to 2004, made him one of his country's best-known and most-respected members of the sport world.

  97. Gu Byeong-mo

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    Gu Byeong-mo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    novelistwriter
    Biography

    Gu Byeong-mo is a South Korean writer. She made her literary debut in 2009 when her novel Wizard Bakery (위저드 베이커리 Wizard Bakery) won the 2nd Changbi Prize for Young Adult Fiction. Her 2015 short story collection Geugeosi namaneun anigireul (그것이 나만은 아니기를 I Hope It's Not Just Me) received the Today's Writer Award and Hwang Sun-won New Writers' Award. She penned the novels Pigeumalion aideul (피그말리온 아이들 The Pygmalion Children), Agami (아가미 Gills), and Bangjuro oseyo (방주로 오세요 Come to Bangju) as well as the short story collection Goineun aniyeotjiman (고의는 아니지만 I Didn't Mean to But). Gu's debut novel Wijeodeu Beikeori was translated into Spanish by Minjeong Jeong and Irma Zyanja Gil Yáñez. They received the 24th Daesan Literary Award in 2016 for their translation.

  98. Yoon Jun-sung

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    Yoon Jun-sung
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Yoon Jun-sung is a South Korean footballer who plays as a defender.

  99. Lee Bum-soo

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    Lee Bum-soo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Lee Bum-soo is a South Korean footballer who plays as goalkeeper for Gyeongnam FC.

  100. Kang Chae-young

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    Kang Chae-young
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1996-.. (age 25)
    Occupations
    archer
    Biography

    Kang Chae-young is a South Korean archer competing in women's recurve events. She has won numerous medals in archery competitions.