List of famous South Koreans who have done their country proud.

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.

Song Joong-kiSong Joong-ki
(Actor)

19 September 1985

Secheon-dong, Daejeon, South Korea

Virgo

Song Hye-kyoSong Hye-kyo
(Actress)

22 November 1981

Dalseo District, Daegu, South Korea

Scorpio

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

16 November 1991

Yongin, South Korea

Scorpio

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

17 August 1993

Gyeyang District, Incheon, South Korea

Leo

Bae Suzy Bae Suzy
(Singer, Actress)

10 December 1994

Buk District, Gwangju, South Korea

Sagittarius

Park Shin-hyePark Shin-hye
(Actress)

18 February 1990

Gwangju, South Korea

Aquarius

Lee Seung-giLee Seung-gi
(Singer)

13 January 1987

Banghak-dong, Dobong District, South Korea

Capricorn

Ji Chang-wookJi Chang-wook
(Actor)

05 July 1987

Anyang, South Korea

Cancer

Park Seo-joonPark Seo-joon
(Actor)

16 December 1988

Seoul, South Korea

Sagittarius

Kwon Ji Yong G-Dragon
(Singer-songwriter)

18 August 1988

Seoul, South Korea

Leo

Gong YooGong Yoo
(Actor)

10 July 1979

Busan, South Korea

Cancer

Kim So-hyunKim So-hyun
(Actress)

04 June 1999

Australia

Gemini

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

28 June 1978

Seoul, South Korea

Cancer

Jung So-minJung So-min
(Actress)

16 March 1989

Jinju, South Gyeongsang

Pisces

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

15 August 1981

Pohang, North Gyeongsang, South Korea

Leo

Park ChanyeolPark Chanyeol
(Rapper)

27 November 1992

Seoul, South Korea

Sagittarius

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

12 February 1990

Jeungpyeong County, South Korea

Aquarius

Kim Woo-bin Kim Woo-bin
(Actor)

16 July 1989

Seoul, South Korea

Cancer

Lee Byung-hunLee Byung-hun
(Actor)

12 July 1970

Seongnam, South Korea

Cancer

Rap MonsterRap Monster
(Rapper)

12 September 1994

Ilsan-gu, Goyang, South Korea

Virgo

Shin Se-kyungShin Se-kyung
(Actress)

29 July 1990

Yangcheon District, South Korea

Leo

Sung HoonSung Hoon
(Actor)

14 February 1983

Daegu, South Korea

Aquarius

Oh Yeon-seoOh Yeon-seo
(Actress)

22 June 1987

Jinju, South Korea

Cancer

Steven YeunSteven Yeun
(Actor, Singer)

21 December 1983

Seoul, South Korea

Sagittarius

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

16 February 1988

Seoul, South Korea

Aquarius

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

22 February 1994

Busan, South Korea

Pisces

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

29 March 1980

Ulsan, South Korea

Aries

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

30 October 1981

Seoul, South Korea

Scorpio

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

06 June 1986

Seoul, South Korea

Gemini

Choi Si-wonChoi Si-won
(Singer)

07 April 1986

Seoul, South Korea

Aries

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

17 May 1982

Busan, South Korea

Taurus

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

09 March 1989

Wansan-gu, Jeonju, South Korea

Pisces

Kang So-raKang So-ra
(South Korean Actress)

18 February 1990

Gangdong District, South Korea

Aquarius

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

10 August 1990

Goyang, Gyeonggi, South Korea

Leo

Lee Dong-wookLee Dong-wook
(Actor)

06 November 1981

Seoul, South Korea

Scorpio

Jeon So-minJeon So-min
(Actress, Model)

07 April 1986

South Korea

Aries

SuhoSuho
(Singer)

22 May 1991

Seoul, South Korea

Gemini

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

01 July 1987

Seoul, South Korea

Cancer

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

22 September 1999

mho-dong, Sokcho, South Korea

Virgo

Lee Kwang-sooLee Kwang-soo
(Actor)

14 July 1985

Namyangju, South Korea

Cancer

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

22 February 1987

Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea

Pisces

Kim Go-eunKim Go-eun
(South Korean Actress)

02 July 1991

Seoul, South Korea

Cancer

LeeteukLeeteuk
(Singer)

01 July 1983

Eunpyeong District, South Korea

Cancer

Jung Yong-hwaJung Yong-hwa
(Singer-songwriter, Record Producer, Actor)

22 June 1989

Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Cancer

Xiumin Xiumin
(Actors)

26 March 1990

Guri, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea

Aries

SeohyunSeohyun
(South Korean Actress)

28 June 1991

Guro-dong, Guro District, South Korea

Cancer

Ji SooJi Soo
(South Korean Actor)

30 March 1993

Seoul, South Korea

Aries

Cha Seung-wonCha Seung-won
(Actor)

07 June 1970

Anyang, Gyeonggi, South Korea

Gemini

Ku Hye-sunKu Hye-sun
(Acress)

09 November 1984

Bupyeong District, Incheon, South Korea

Scorpio

Bae DoonaBae Doona
(South Korean Actress)

11 October 1979

Jongno District, Seoul, South Korea

Libra

Kim TaehyungKim Taehyung
(Pop Singer)

30 December 1995

Daegu, South Korea

Capricorn

Jo In-sungJo In-sung
(Actor)

29 July 1981

Cheonho-dong, Gangdong District, South Korea

Leo

Jang Keun-sukJang Keun-suk
(South Korean Actor)

04 August 1987

Danyang County, South Korea

Leo

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

21 February 1989

Jakarta, Indonesia

Pisces

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

18 March 1981

Seoul, South Korea

Pisces

Ji SungJi Sung
(Actor)

27 February 1977

Seoul, South Korea

Pisces

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

09 September 1987

Seoul, South Korea

Virgo

Kim So-eunKim So-eun
(South Korean Actress)

06 September 1989

Toegyewon-myeon, Namyangju

Virgo

YesungYesung
(Singer, Actor)

24 August 1984

Buseong-dong, Cheonan, South Korea

Virgo

Yook Sung-jaeYook Sung-jae
(South Korean Singer)

02 May 1995

Yongin, South Korea

Taurus

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

25 March 1976

Seoul, South Korea

Aries

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

04 November 1977

Seoul, South Korea

Scorpio

Jang Ja-yeonJang Ja-yeon
(Actress)

25 January 1980

Jeongeup, South Korea

Aquarius

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

03 October 1984

Guro District, South Korea

Libra

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

27 February 1985

Nowon District, South Korea

Pisces

Kang Min-hyukKang Min-hyuk
(South Korean Musician, Actor)

28 June 1991

Ilsan-gu, Goyang, South Korea

Cancer

Joo WonJoo Won
(South Korean Actor)

30 September 1987

Hannam-dong, Seoul, South Korea

Libra

Kangin (Kim Young-woon) Kangin
(Singer, Actor)

17 January 1985

Seoul, South Korea

Capricorn

Park Geun-hyePark Geun-hye
(11th President of South Korea)

02 February 1952

Jung District, Taegu, South Korea

Aquarius

Hong Jong-hyunHong Jong-hyun
(South Korean Actor, Model)

02 February 1990

Seoul, South Korea

Aquarius

Kang Ha-neulKang Ha-neul
(South Korean Actor)

21 February 1990

Busan, South Korea

Pisces

Yeon Woo-jinYeon Woo-jin
(South Korean Actor)

05 July 1984

Gangneung, South Korea

Cancer

Yoo In-naYoo In-na
(Actress)

05 June 1982

Seongnam, Gyeonggi, South Korea

Gemini

Park Jin-youngPark Jin-young
(Singer)

13 January 1972

Seoul, South Korea

Capricorn

Park Min-youngPark Min-young
(Actress)

04 March 1986

Seoul, South Korea

Pisces

Yoo Ah-inYoo Ah-in
(Actor)

06 October 1986

Daegu, South Korea

Libra

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

15 May 1990

Busan, South Korea

Taurus

Gong Myung Gong Myung
(Actor)

26 May 1994

South Korea

Gemini

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

05 April 1984

Yatap-dong

Aries

Eunhyuk Eunhyuk
(Singer-songwriter)

04 April 1986

Seoul, South Korea

Aries

Kim BumKim Bum
(Actor)

07 July 1989

Seoul, South Korea

Cancer

Seo In-gukSeo In-guk
(South Korean Singer)

23 October 1987

Yaeum-Jangsaengpo-dong, Ulsan, South Korea

Libra

Lee Bo-youngLee Bo-young
(Actress)

12 January 1979

Seoul, South Korea

Capricorn

Song Il-gookSong Il-gook
(Actor, TV Personality)

01 October 1971

Seoul, South Korea

Libra

SeungriSeungri
(Singer)

12 December 1990

Gwangju, South Korea

Sagittarius

Moon Chae-wonMoon Chae-won
(South Korean Actress)

13 November 1986

Daegu, South Korea

Scorpio

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

12 October 1993

Gunpo

Libra

Park Ji-minPark Ji-min
(Singer)

05 July 1997

Daejeon, South Korea

Cancer

Jin GooJin Goo
(Actor)

20 July 1980

Seoul, South Korea

Cancer

Yoo Jae-sukYoo Jae-suk
(Comedian)

14 August 1972

Suyu-dong, South Korea

Leo

Uhm Jung-hwaUhm Jung-hwa
(Actress)

17 August 1969

Jecheon, South Korea

Leo

Jung Eun-jiJung Eun-ji
(Singer)

18 August 1993

Haeundae District, South Korea

Leo

Gong Hyo-jinGong Hyo-jin
(Actress)

04 April 1980

Sinwol-dong

Aries

Baek Jin-heeBaek Jin-hee
(Actress)

08 February 1990

Seoul, South Korea

Aquarius

Son Ye-jinSon Ye-jin
(Actress)

11 January 1982

Suseong District, Daegu, South Korea

Capricorn

Yoon Kyun-sangYoon Kyun-sang
(Actor)

31 March 1987

Jeonju, North Jeolla Province, South Korea

Aries

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

26 September 1986

Suncheon, South Korea

Libra

Kyung Soo-jinKyung Soo-jin
(Actress)

05 December 1987

Incheon, South Korea

Sagittarius

Lee Min-jungLee Min-jung
(Actress)

16 February 1982

Seoul

Aquarius

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