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Famous People From Korea

Updated May 2, 2020 5.8k views996 items
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List of famous people from Korea, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Korea, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Korea you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Korea, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

List includes Choi Siwon, Seo Yeong-Chun and more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Korea?" or "Which celebrities were born in Korea?" then this list is a great resource for you.