Famous People Who Died in Korea

List of famous people who died in Korea, with photos when available. These notable Korea deaths are loosely ordered by how famous each person was, meaning the most well-known people are at the top of the list. Some of the people mentioned below were celebrities who died in Korea, while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Korea listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Korea has information about them next to their names, including the year they were born and their place of birth.

This is a list that includes people like Yun Bo-seon and Ahn Jae-hwan.

If you're trying to answer the questions, "Which famous people died in Korea?" and "Which celebrities died in Korea?" then this list will have you covered.

This list of historic deaths in Korea includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.
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