Famous South Korean Sportspersons

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 1 
Son Heung-min
(Football player)
Son Heung-min
20
Birthdate: July 8, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chuncheon-si, South Korea
 2 
Park Ji-Sung
(Footballer Midfielder)
Park Ji-Sung
6
Birthdate: February 25, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Goheung-gun, South Korea
 3 
Chan Sung Jung
(Mixed Martial Artist, Kickboxer)
Chan Sung Jung
6
Birthdate: March 17, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pohang-si, South Korea
 4 
Lee Si-young
(South Korean Actress and Former Amateur Boxer )
Lee Si-young
7
Birthdate: April 17, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Heungdeok-gu, Cheongju-si, South Korea
South Korean actor Lee Si-young is best known for shows such as Becoming a Billionaire and Real Men and movies such as Meet the In-Laws. She has won the KBS and MBC awards, too. Once an amateur boxer, she has earned titles such as the National Amateur Boxing Championship.
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 5 
Hines Ward
(American footballer)
Hines Ward
5
Birthdate: March 8, 1976
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 6 
Younghoe Koo
(American Football player)
Younghoe Koo
6
Birthdate: August 3, 1994
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 7 
Joe Son
(Criminal)
Joe Son
5
Birthdate: November 22, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Korea
 8 
Lee Dong-gook
(Footballer)
Lee Dong-gook
6
Birthdate: April 29, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pohang, South Korea
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 9 
Dong Hyun Kim
(Mixed martial artist, Television personality)
Dong Hyun Kim
5
Birthdate: November 17, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Suwon, South Korea
 10 
Yuna Kim
(Figure Skater)
Yuna Kim
659
Birthdate: September 5, 1990
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bucheon-si, South Korea
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 11 
Ki Sung-yueng
(South Korean footballer)
Ki Sung-yueng
5
Birthdate: January 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Gwangju
 12 
Choi Hong-man
(Mixed Martial Artist)
Choi Hong-man
5
Birthdate: October 30, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jeju, South Korea
 13 
Phillip Rhee
4
Birthdate: September 7, 1960
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 14 
Chung Hyeon
(Tennis player)
Chung Hyeon
5
Birthdate: May 19, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Suwon, South Korea
 15 
Lee Yong-dae
(Badminton player)
Lee Yong-dae
9
Birthdate: September 11, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hwasun, South Jeolla, South Korea
 16 
Hyun-jin Ryu
(Baseball player)
Hyun-jin Ryu
3
Birthdate: March 25, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Incheon, South Korea
 17 
Shin-Soo Choo
(Baseball player)
Shin-Soo Choo
3
Birthdate: July 13, 1982
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
 18 
Kim Yeon-koung
(Volleyball player)
Kim Yeon-koung
0
Birthdate: February 26, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ansan, South Korea
 19 
Son Wan-ho
(Badminton player)
Son Wan-ho
3
Birthdate: May 17, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Changwon, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea
 20 
Lee Chung-yong
(South Korean footballer)
Lee Chung-yong
4
Birthdate: July 2, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seoul
 21 
Ji-man Choi
(Baseball player)
Ji-man Choi
3
Birthdate: May 19, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Incheon, South Korea
 22 
Park Chu-young
(South Korean footballer)
Park Chu-young
3
Birthdate: July 10, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Daegu
 23 
Park Joo-bong
(Badminton player)
Park Joo-bong
2
Birthdate: December 5, 1964
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Imsil, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
 24 
An Se-young
(Badminton player)
An Se-young
2
Birthdate: February 5, 2002
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
 25 
Son Yeon-jae
(Rhythmic gymnast)
Son Yeon-jae
4
Birthdate: May 28, 1994
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 26 
Jang Mi-ran
(Weightlifter)
Jang Mi-ran
3
Birthdate: October 9, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gangwon, South Korea
 27 
Park In-Bee
(South Korean golfer)
Park In-Bee
3
Birthdate: July 12, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 28 
Kim Duk-koo
1
Birthdate: July 29, 1955
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Goseong County, Gangwon, South Korea
Died: November 18, 1982
 29 
Chan Ho Park
(Baseball pitcher)
Chan Ho Park
3
Birthdate: June 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Gongju, South Korea
 30 
Jong Tae-se
(Football player - Forward)
Jong Tae-se
3
Birthdate: March 2, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
 31 
Ji Dong-won
(South Korean footballer)
Ji Dong-won
2
Birthdate: May 28, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chuja Islands, Jeju City
 32 
Hong Myung-bo
(South Korean footballer)
Hong Myung-bo
2
Birthdate: February 12, 1969
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seoul
 33 
Jung-ho Kang
(Baseball player)
Jung-ho Kang
1
Birthdate: April 5, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
 34 
Pak Se-Ri
(Golfer)
Pak Se-Ri
2
Birthdate: September 28, 1977
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Taej┼Ćn, South Korea
 35 
Kwon Soon-woo
(Tennis Player)
Kwon Soon-woo
2
Birthdate: December 2, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sangju, South Korea
 36 
Kwang-hyun Kim
(Baseball player)
Kwang-hyun Kim
1
Birthdate: July 22, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 37 
Byung-hyun Kim
(Baseball player)
Byung-hyun Kim
1
Birthdate: January 19, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gwangju, South Korea
 38 
Hwang Chul-soon
1
Birthdate: September 13, 1957
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Goseong County, South Korea
 39 
Lee Da-yeong
(Volleyball player)
Lee Da-yeong
0
Birthdate: October 15, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Iksan, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
 40 
Kim Woo-jin
(Archer)
Kim Woo-jin
2
Birthdate: June 20, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chungbuk, South Korea
 41 
Sung Ji-hyun
(Badminton player)
Sung Ji-hyun
2
Birthdate: July 29, 1991
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 42 
Viktor Ahn
(Skater)
Viktor Ahn
8
Birthdate: November 23, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 43 
Lee Dae-hoon
(Taekwondo athlete)
Lee Dae-hoon
2
Birthdate: February 5, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 44 
Jung Woo-young
(Football player)
Jung Woo-young
1
Birthdate: December 14, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ulsan, South Korea
 45 
Nam Tae-hee
(Football player)
Nam Tae-hee
1
Birthdate: July 3, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Jinju, Gyeongnam, South Korea
 46 
Cha Du-ri
(Retired footballer right back, right winger, or striker position)
Cha Du-ri
1
Birthdate: July 25, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
 47 
Choi Hyun-mi
3
Birthdate: November 7, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pyongyang, North Korea
 48 
Lee Hyun-il
(Badminton player)
Lee Hyun-il
2
Birthdate: April 17, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 49 
Ko Sung-hyun
(Badminton player)
Ko Sung-hyun
2
Birthdate: May 21, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Goesan-gun, Chungbuk, South Korea
 50 
Lee Jae-yeong
(Volleyball player)
Lee Jae-yeong
0
Birthdate: October 15, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Iksan, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea