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,
Seo Ye-jiSeo Ye-ji
06 April 1990
Actress

Kim Soo-hyunKim Soo-hyun
16 February 1988
South Korean Actor

Ken JeongKen Jeong
13 July 1969
Comedian

Kim Seok-jinKim Seok-jin
04 December 1992
Singer

Park Seo-joonPark Seo-joon
16 December 1988
Actor
Hyun Bin Hyun Bin
25 September 1982
Actor

J-HopeJ-Hope
18 February 1994
Rapper

Park Shin-hyePark Shin-hye
18 February 1990
Actress
Ji Chang-wookJi Chang-wook
05 July 1987
Actor

Son Ye-jinSon Ye-jin
11 January 1982
Actress
Lee Joon-gi Lee Joon-gi
17 May 1982
Actor, Model

Bae Suzy Bae Suzy
10 December 1994
Singer, Actress

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

Song Hye-kyoSong Hye-kyo
22 November 1981
Actress

Song Joong-kiSong Joong-ki
19 September 1985
Actor
Song Seung-heonSong Seung-heon
05 October 1976
Actor

Soon-Yi PrevinSoon-Yi Previn
08 October 1970
Actress

Lee Dong-wookLee Dong-wook
06 November 1981
Actor

Cha Eun-wooCha Eun-woo
30 March 1997
Singer
Nam Joo-hyukNam Joo-hyuk
22 February 1994
Actor, Model

SulliSulli
29 March 1994
Actress, Singer
Park Min-youngPark Min-young
04 March 1986
Actress

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

Gong YooGong Yoo
10 July 1979
Actor
Jun Ji-hyunJun Ji-hyun
30 October 1981
South Korean Actress

Lee Byung-hunLee Byung-hun
12 July 1970
Actor
Kim Woo-bin Kim Woo-bin
16 July 1989
Actor

Yoo Ah-inYoo Ah-in
06 October 1986
Actor

Kim Yoo-jungKim Yoo-jung
22 September 1999
South Korean Actress
Kim Tae-heeKim Tae-hee
29 March 1980
South Korean actress

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Kim BumKim Bum
07 July 1989
Actor
Moon Chae-wonMoon Chae-won
13 November 1986
South Korean Actress

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

Lee Seung-giLee Seung-gi
13 January 1987
Singer

Kim Go-eunKim Go-eun
02 July 1991
South Korean Actress
Jay ParkJay Park
25 April 1987
Rapper
Steven YeunSteven Yeun
21 December 1983
Actor, Singer

Kwon Ji Yong G-Dragon
18 August 1988
Singer-songwriter

Lee Sung-kyungLee Sung-kyung
10 August 1990
Actress, Model

Ji SungJi Sung
27 February 1977
Actor
Ha Ji-wonHa Ji-won
28 June 1978
South Korean Actress

Lee HyoriLee Hyori
10 May 1979
South Korean Singer, Actress

Kim So-hyunKim So-hyun
04 June 1999
Actress

Jung Il-wooJung Il-woo
09 September 1987
South Korean Actor

Bae DoonaBae Doona
11 October 1979
South Korean Actress
SeohyunSeohyun
28 June 1991
South Korean Actress

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

Go Kyung-pyoGo Kyung-pyo
11 June 1990
Actor, Comedian

Kim Hyun-joongKim Hyun-joong
06 June 1986
South Korean Actor
Yoo Jae-sukYoo Jae-suk
14 August 1972
Comedian

Im Yoon-ahIm Yoon-ah
30 May 1990
Singer
Yoon Eun-hyeYoon Eun-hye
03 October 1984
South Korean Actress

Uhm Jung-hwaUhm Jung-hwa
17 August 1969
Actress

Kang Ha-neulKang Ha-neul
21 February 1990
South Korean Actor

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

Moon Jae-inMoon Jae-in
24 January 1953
Current President of South Korea
Song Kang-hoSong Kang-ho
17 January 1967
Actor

Lee Tae-minLee Tae-min
18 July 1993
Singer, Actor

Jang HyukJang Hyuk
20 December 1976
Actor

Yeo Jin-gooYeo Jin-goo
13 August 1997
Actor
Seo Hyun-jinSeo Hyun-jin
27 February 1985
South Korean Actress

BaekhyunBaekhyun
06 May 1992
Singer & Actor
Han Ji-minHan Ji-min
05 November 1982
Actress

Hwang Jung-eumHwang Jung-eum
25 January 1985
Actress, Singer

Gong Hyo-jinGong Hyo-jin
04 April 1980
Actress
Shin Min-aShin Min-a
05 April 1984
Actress & Model

Park ChanyeolPark Chanyeol
27 November 1992
Rapper
Yoo In-naYoo In-na
05 June 1982
Actress

Jo In-sungJo In-sung
29 July 1981
Actor

Ji SooJi Soo
30 March 1993
South Korean Actor
Park Bo-youngPark Bo-young
12 February 1990
South Korean Actress

Jung So-minJung So-min
16 March 1989
Actress
Oh Yeon-seoOh Yeon-seo
22 June 1987
Actress

Lee Min-jungLee Min-jung
16 February 1982
Actress

Ku Hye-sunKu Hye-sun
09 November 1984
Acress

SeungriSeungri
12 December 1990
Singer
Choi Tae-joonChoi Tae-joon
07 July 1991
South Korean Actor
Seo Kang-joonSeo Kang-joon
12 October 1993
Singer & Actor

So Ji-subSo Ji-sub
04 November 1977
South Korean Actor

Lee Bo-youngLee Bo-young
12 January 1979
Actress

Kang So-raKang So-ra
18 February 1990
South Korean Actress
Seung-Hui ChoSeung-Hui Cho
18 January 1984
Murderer

Joo WonJoo Won
30 September 1987
South Korean Actor

Jeon So-minJeon So-min
07 April 1986
Actress, Model

Sung HoonSung Hoon
14 February 1983
Actor

Jang Na-raJang Na-ra
18 March 1981
Musician, Actress
Kim Hee-sun Kim Hee-sun
11 June 1977
South Korean Actress

Kim Ah-joongKim Ah-joong
16 October 1982
Actress
Yoo Seung-hoYoo Seung-ho
17 August 1993
South Korean Actor

Shin Se-kyungShin Se-kyung
29 July 1990
Actress
Kim Ha-neulKim Ha-neul
21 February 1978
Actress
Park Chan-wookPark Chan-wook
23 August 1963
Film Director