South Korea is a historically significant nation with a rich cultural legacy, and it comes as no surprise that South Koreans have enriched the world in diverse ways through their contributions to the fields of business, science, mathematics, fine arts, and sports. One of the thriving economies of the world, South Korea has been the native land of several successful businesspeople like Moon Kook-hyun, Park Han-yong, and Seokhyo Jang. Their rich literary heritage is reflected in the works of writers and poets like Cheong Chi-yong, Oh Soo-yeon, and Kim Seong-dong. South Koreans are known for their intelligence and creativity. The nation has given birth to numerous creative souls who have made a mark for themselves in the fields of filmmaking, dance, acting, and visual media. The works of film directors like Nelson Shin, Song Hae-sung, and Yoon Je-kyoon are popular not only in South Korea but also have a substantial global audience. Talking of internationally famous South Koreans, we have to mention prominent lawyer Song Sang-Hyun who once served as the President of the International Criminal Court (ICC). Check out this section to know more about famous South Koreans.

Ken JeongKen Jeong
(Comedian)

13 July 1969

Jennie KimJennie Kim
(K-Pop Singer)

16 January 1996

Jung Joon-youngJung Joon-young
(Singer-songwriter)

21 February 1989

JungkookJungkook
(Lead vocalist of the South Korean musical band, Bangtan Boys)

01 September 1997

Soon-Yi PrevinSoon-Yi Previn
(Actress)

08 October 1970

SeungriSeungri
(Singer)

12 December 1990

J-HopeJ-Hope
(Rapper)

18 February 1994

Hyun Bin Hyun Bin
(Actor)

25 September 1982

Park Shin-hyePark Shin-hye
(Actress)

18 February 1990

Song Hye-kyoSong Hye-kyo
(Actress)

22 November 1981

Song Joong-kiSong Joong-ki
(Actor)

19 September 1985

Park Seo-joonPark Seo-joon
(Actor)

16 December 1988

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Jang Ja-yeonJang Ja-yeon
(Actress)

25 January 1980

Ji Chang-wookJi Chang-wook
(Actor)

05 July 1987

Lee Dong-wookLee Dong-wook
(Actor)

06 November 1981

Yoo In-naYoo In-na
(Actress)

05 June 1982

Kwon Ji Yong G-Dragon
(Singer-songwriter)

18 August 1988

Park Min-youngPark Min-young
(Actress)

04 March 1986

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Park Hyung-sik Park Hyung-sik
(Singer, Actor)

16 November 1991

Bae Suzy Bae Suzy
(Singer, Actress)

10 December 1994

Nam Joo-hyukNam Joo-hyuk
(Actor, Model)

22 February 1994

Steven YeunSteven Yeun
(Actor, Singer)

21 December 1983

Kim Woo-bin Kim Woo-bin
(Actor)

16 July 1989

Lee Byung-hunLee Byung-hun
(Actor)

12 July 1970

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Park ChanyeolPark Chanyeol
(Rapper)

27 November 1992

Gong YooGong Yoo
(Actor)

10 July 1979

Jay ParkJay Park
(Rapper)

25 April 1987

Lee Seung-giLee Seung-gi
(Singer)

13 January 1987

Jang Na-raJang Na-ra
(Musician, Actress)

18 March 1981

Son Ye-jinSon Ye-jin
(Actress)

11 January 1982

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Yoo Seung-hoYoo Seung-ho
(South Korean Actor)

17 August 1993

Lee Jong-hyunLee Jong-hyun
(South Korean Actor & Musician)

15 May 1990

Song Ji-hyo Song Ji-hyo
(Actress, Model)

15 August 1981

Kim Soo-hyunKim Soo-hyun
(South Korean Actor)

16 February 1988

Jun Ji-hyunJun Ji-hyun
(South Korean Actress)

30 October 1981

Kim Yoo-jungKim Yoo-jung
(South Korean Actress)

22 September 1999

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So Ji-subSo Ji-sub
(South Korean Actor)

04 November 1977

SuhoSuho
(Singer)

22 May 1991

Lee Kwang-sooLee Kwang-soo
(Actor)

14 July 1985

Park Bo-youngPark Bo-young
(South Korean Actress)

12 February 1990

Bae DoonaBae Doona
(South Korean Actress)

11 October 1979

Kim So-hyunKim So-hyun
(Actress)

04 June 1999

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Kim Tae-heeKim Tae-hee
(South Korean actress)

29 March 1980

Lee Sung-kyungLee Sung-kyung
(Actress, Model)

10 August 1990

Choi Tae-joonChoi Tae-joon
(South Korean Actor)

07 July 1991

Lee Joon-gi Lee Joon-gi
(Actor, Model)

17 May 1982

Im Yoon-ahIm Yoon-ah
(Singer)

30 May 1990

Kim Hyun-joongKim Hyun-joong
(South Korean Actor)

06 June 1986

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Xiumin Xiumin
(Actors)

26 March 1990

Ha Ji-wonHa Ji-won
(South Korean Actress)

28 June 1978

Moon Jae-inMoon Jae-in
(Current President of South Korea)

24 January 1953

Yoon Kyun-sangYoon Kyun-sang
(Actor)

31 March 1987

Ahn Jae-hyunAhn Jae-hyun
(Actor, Model)

01 July 1987

Yong Jun-hyungYong Jun-hyung
(Singer-songwriter)

19 December 1989

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Han Hyo-jooHan Hyo-joo
(South Korean Actress)

22 February 1987

Kim Tae-yeonKim Tae-yeon
(South Korean Singer)

09 March 1989

Ku Hye-sunKu Hye-sun
(Acress)

09 November 1984

Yeo Jin-gooYeo Jin-goo
(Actor)

13 August 1997

Jung So-minJung So-min
(Actress)

16 March 1989

Hong Jin-youngHong Jin-young
(South Korean Singer)

09 August 1985

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Jung Il-wooJung Il-woo
(South Korean Actor)

09 September 1987

Sung HoonSung Hoon
(Actor)

14 February 1983

Cha Tae-hyunCha Tae-hyun
(South Korean Actor)

25 March 1976

Shin Min-aShin Min-a
(Actress & Model)

05 April 1984

Yoon Shi-yoonYoon Shi-yoon
(South Korean Actor)

26 September 1986

Seo Kang-joonSeo Kang-joon
(Singer & Actor)

12 October 1993

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Oh Yeon-seoOh Yeon-seo
(Actress)

22 June 1987

Yoon Eun-hyeYoon Eun-hye
(South Korean Actress)

03 October 1984

Seo Hyun-jinSeo Hyun-jin
(South Korean Actress)

27 February 1985

Lee Tae-minLee Tae-min
(Singer, Actor)

18 July 1993

Choi Si-wonChoi Si-won
(Singer)

07 April 1986

Lee Yoo-riLee Yoo-ri
(Actress)

28 January 1980

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Lee Min-jungLee Min-jung
(Actress)

16 February 1982

Han Ji-minHan Ji-min
(Actress)

05 November 1982

Kim TaehyungKim Taehyung
(Pop Singer)

30 December 1995