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.

JungkookJungkook
01 September 1997
Lead vocalist of the South Korean musical band,
Jennie KimJennie Kim
16 January 1996
K-Pop Singer

Ken JeongKen Jeong
13 July 1969
Comedian

J-HopeJ-Hope
18 February 1994
Rapper

Kim Seok-jinKim Seok-jin
04 December 1992
Singer

Song Hye-kyoSong Hye-kyo
22 November 1981
Actress
Song Joong-kiSong Joong-ki
19 September 1985
Actor

Cha Eun-wooCha Eun-woo
30 March 1997
Singer

Park Min-youngPark Min-young
04 March 1986
Actress

Ji Chang-wookJi Chang-wook
05 July 1987
Actor
Park Seo-joonPark Seo-joon
16 December 1988
Actor

Park Shin-hyePark Shin-hye
18 February 1990
Actress
SeungriSeungri
12 December 1990
Singer

Park Hyung-sik Park Hyung-sik
16 November 1991
Singer, Actor

Park Bo-youngPark Bo-young
12 February 1990
South Korean Actress
Lee Dong-wookLee Dong-wook
06 November 1981
Actor

Steven YeunSteven Yeun
21 December 1983
Actor, Singer
Bae Suzy Bae Suzy
10 December 1994
Singer, Actress

Kim Woo-bin Kim Woo-bin
16 July 1989
Actor

Kwon Ji Yong G-Dragon
18 August 1988
Singer-songwriter
Jang Ja-yeonJang Ja-yeon
25 January 1980
Actress

Soon-Yi PrevinSoon-Yi Previn
08 October 1970
Actress
Moon Jae-inMoon Jae-in
24 January 1953
Current President of South Korea

Song Ji-hyo Song Ji-hyo
15 August 1981
Actress, Model

Bong Joon-hoBong Joon-ho
14 September 1969
Film Director

Nam Joo-hyukNam Joo-hyuk
22 February 1994
Actor, Model
Gong YooGong Yoo
10 July 1979
Actor
Lee Byung-hunLee Byung-hun
12 July 1970
Actor

Jung Joon-youngJung Joon-young
21 February 1989
Singer-songwriter

Jun Ji-hyunJun Ji-hyun
30 October 1981
South Korean Actress

Hyun Bin Hyun Bin
25 September 1982
Actor
Kim Soo-hyunKim Soo-hyun
16 February 1988
South Korean Actor

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Lee Seung-giLee Seung-gi
13 January 1987
Singer

Park ChanyeolPark Chanyeol
27 November 1992
Rapper

Yoo In-naYoo In-na
05 June 1982
Actress

Ji SooJi Soo
30 March 1993
South Korean Actor
So Ji-subSo Ji-sub
04 November 1977
South Korean Actor

Lee Kwang-sooLee Kwang-soo
14 July 1985
Actor
Ahn Jae-hyunAhn Jae-hyun
01 July 1987
Actor, Model

Kim Tae-heeKim Tae-hee
29 March 1980
South Korean actress

Jay ParkJay Park
25 April 1987
Rapper
Kim Yoo-jungKim Yoo-jung
22 September 1999
South Korean Actress

Kim So-hyunKim So-hyun
04 June 1999
Actress
Choi Si-wonChoi Si-won
07 April 1986
Singer

Han Ji-minHan Ji-min
05 November 1982
Actress

Son Ye-jinSon Ye-jin
11 January 1982
Actress

Ku Hye-sunKu Hye-sun
09 November 1984
Acress

Lee Sung-kyungLee Sung-kyung
10 August 1990
Actress, Model
Lee Joon-gi Lee Joon-gi
17 May 1982
Actor, Model

Lee Jong-hyunLee Jong-hyun
15 May 1990
South Korean Actor & Musician

Seo Kang-joonSeo Kang-joon
12 October 1993
Singer & Actor

Yoo Seung-hoYoo Seung-ho
17 August 1993
South Korean Actor
Sung HoonSung Hoon
14 February 1983
Actor

Im Yoon-ahIm Yoon-ah
30 May 1990
Singer
Kim Hyun-joongKim Hyun-joong
06 June 1986
South Korean Actor

Yeo Jin-gooYeo Jin-goo
13 August 1997
Actor

Shin Min-aShin Min-a
05 April 1984
Actress & Model
SuhoSuho
22 May 1991
Singer

Arden ChoArden Cho
16 August 1985
Actress
Jo In-sungJo In-sung
29 July 1981
Actor

Ha Ji-wonHa Ji-won
28 June 1978
South Korean Actress

Park Yoo-chunPark Yoo-chun
04 June 1986
Singer-songwriter, Actor
Jung So-minJung So-min
16 March 1989
Actress

Kim Tae-yeonKim Tae-yeon
09 March 1989
South Korean Singer
Jeon So-minJeon So-min
07 April 1986
Actress, Model

Yang Hyun-sukYang Hyun-suk
02 December 1969
Music Executive & Rapper

Han Hyo-jooHan Hyo-joo
22 February 1987
South Korean Actress

Xiumin Xiumin
26 March 1990
Actors
Jang Dong-gunJang Dong-gun
20 April 1972
Actor
TaeyangTaeyang
18 May 1988
K-Pop Singer

Park Geun-hyePark Geun-hye
02 February 1952
11th President of South Korea

Choi Tae-joonChoi Tae-joon
07 July 1991
South Korean Actor

Kim TaehyungKim Taehyung
30 December 1995
Pop Singer
Hong Jin-youngHong Jin-young
09 August 1985
South Korean Singer

Song Seung-heonSong Seung-heon
05 October 1976
Actor

Kim Go-eunKim Go-eun
02 July 1991
South Korean Actress

Yoon Kyun-sangYoon Kyun-sang
31 March 1987
Actor

Sun Myung MoonSun Myung Moon
25 February 1920
Religious Leader
Yoon Eun-hyeYoon Eun-hye
03 October 1984
South Korean Actress

Ji SungJi Sung
27 February 1977
Actor
Seo Hyun-jinSeo Hyun-jin
27 February 1985
South Korean Actress

Shin Se-kyungShin Se-kyung
29 July 1990
Actress

Oh Yeon-seoOh Yeon-seo
22 June 1987
Actress
Jang Na-raJang Na-ra
18 March 1981
Musician, Actress

Song Kang-hoSong Kang-ho
17 January 1967
Actor
Hong Jong-hyunHong Jong-hyun
02 February 1990
South Korean Actor, Model

Yoo Ah-inYoo Ah-in
06 October 1986
Actor

Seo In-gukSeo In-guk
23 October 1987
South Korean Singer

Jang HyukJang Hyuk
20 December 1976
Actor
Jung Il-wooJung Il-woo
09 September 1987
South Korean Actor

Yoo Jae-sukYoo Jae-suk
14 August 1972
Comedian
Lee Min-jungLee Min-jung
16 February 1982
Actress

Bae DoonaBae Doona
11 October 1979
South Korean Actress
UeeUee
09 April 1988
South Korean singer

Cha Tae-hyunCha Tae-hyun
25 March 1976
South Korean Actor
Yook Sung-jaeYook Sung-jae
02 May 1995
South Korean Singer