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

List of famous alumni from Kyunghee University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Kyunghee University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Kyunghee University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Kyunghee 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 Kyunghee University.

List features Rain, Han Ga-in and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Kyunghee University?” and “Which celebrities are Kyunghee University alumni?”
Rain is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Kyunghee University Alumni
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Jung Ji-Hoon, better known by his stage name Rain, is a South Korean singer-songwriter, actor, and music producer. Rain's musical career includes seven albums, 28 singles and numerous concert tours around the world. His acting career began in 2003, when he won the KBS Best New Actor award for his ...more

Profession: Arranger, Record producer, Songwriter, Model, Choreographer, + more

Age: 34

Birthplace: Seosan, South Korea

Credits: Ninja Assassin, I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK, Soar Into the Sun, The Prince

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Gong Yoo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Kyunghee University Alumni
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Gong Ji-chul, better known by his stage name Gong Yoo, is a South Korean actor. ...more

Profession: Actor

Age: 36

Birthplace: Busan, South Korea

Credits: My Tutor Friend, Spy Girl, S Diary, The 1st Shop of Coffee Prince, Big, + more

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Han Ga-in is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Kyunghee University Alumni
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Han Ga-in is a South Korean actress. She starred in television series Yellow Handkerchief and Terms of Endearment early in her career, and became a sought-after model in commercials. Her projects in 2012 were hugely successful, with her period drama Moon Embracing the Sun topping the TV ratings ...more

Profession: Actor

Age: 35

Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

Credits: Moon Embracing the Sun, Bad Guy, Architecture 101, Once Upon a Time in High School, Super Rookie, + more

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Steven Choi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Kyunghee University Alumni
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Steven Seokho Choi is a U.S. Republican Party politician from Orange County, California. He is the current mayor of Irvine, California. Prior to that, he served as the first Asian-American elected to two consecutive four-year terms on the Irvine Unified School Board and one of two Korean Americans ...more

Profession: Politician

Age: 71

Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

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