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Famous Korea University Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Korea University and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Korea University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Korea University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Korea University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Korea University are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Korea University.

Examples include Kim Yuna and Kim A-joong.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Korea University?” and “Which celebrities are Korea University alumni?”
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Kim Yuna is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Figure Skater, Athlete
Yuna Kim (born September 5, 1990), also credited in eastern name order as Kim Yuna or Kim Yeon-ah, is a South Korean former competitive figure skater. She is the 2010 Olympic champion and 2014 ...more

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Lee Myung-bak is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Businessperson, Politician
Lee Myung-bak (Korean: 이명박; ; Korean: [i.mjʌŋ.bak̚]; born 19 December 1941) is a South Korean former politician and businessman who served as President of South Korea from 2008 to 2013. Before ...more
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Park Chu-young is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Footballer
Park Chu-young (Korean: 박주영; Hanja: 朴主永; Korean pronunciation: [pak̚.t͈ɕu.jʌŋ]; also romanised as Park Ju-young; born 10 July 1985) is a South Korean footballer who plays as a forward for FC
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Hee-seop Choi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Baseball player
Hee-seop Choi (; Hangul: 최희섭; Hanja: 崔熙燮; [tɕʰø.ɦi.sʌp̚]; born March 16, 1979) is a South Korean former professional baseball first baseman. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for ...more
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Jeong Ryeo Won is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Model, Actor, Singer
Jung Ryeo-won (born January 21, 1981) is a Korean Australian actress. She began her entertainment career as a singer in the now-defunct girl group Chakra, and first rose to fame in the hit ...more
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Kim A-joong is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Model, Actor, Singer
Kim Ah-joong (born October 16, 1982) is a South Korean actress, model and singer. She is best known for playing the main character in the romantic comedy 200 Pounds Beauty.
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Jong Tae-se is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Footballer
Jong Tae-se (romanization used by FIFA, otherwise spelled as Chong Tese (鄭大世; チョン・テセ) in Japan and Germany; hangul: 정대세, hanja: 鄭大世; (1984-03-02)2 March 1984) is a Japanese-born Korean ...more
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Sukhee Kang is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Sukhee Kang Politician
Sukhee Kang (born September 15, 1952) is an American Democratic Party politician from Orange County, California. From 2008 to 2012, Kang served as Mayor of Irvine, California, the first Korean ...more
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Kim Tae-ho is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Kim Tae-ho Television director
Kim Tae-ho (Korean: 김태호; born May 4, 1975) is a South Korean television director, best known for both creating and producing the popular comic-variety programme Infinite Challenge.
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Esther K. Chae is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Esther K. Chae Actor
Esther Chae (Korean: 채경주; RR: Chae Gyeong-ju) is an award-winning Korean-American actor, published playwright, speaker and consultant for Korean entertainment and Hollywood. Chae has appeared in ...more
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Euh Yoon-dae is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Euh Yoon-dae
Euh Yoon-Dae (born 1945) is a South Korean professor, financier, and advisor for the South Korean government. He served as Chairman of KB Financial Group and of the Presidential Council on ...more
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Huh Chang-soo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Huh Chang-soo
Huh Chang-Soo is the Chairman of GS Group. Huh has a degree in Business Administration from Korea University and attended an MBA course at Saint Louis University in the United States. Huh became ...more
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Kim Myeong-hyeon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Korea University Alumni
Kim Myeong-hyeon
Kim Myeong-hyeon is former Administrator of National Emergency Management Agency of the Ministry of Public Administration and Security. He was also Chairman of Korea Fire Safety Association, ...more