Bae Yong-joon

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Bae Yong-joon (Korean: 배용준; Hanja: 裵勇浚; born August 29, 1972) is a South Korean businessman and former actor. He has starred in numerous television dramas, including, notably, Winter Sonata which became a major part of the Korean Wave. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bae Yong-joon has received more than 1,479,156 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Bae Yong-joon is the 3,294th most popular actor (down from 3,007th in 2019), the 172nd most popular biography from South Korea (down from 52nd in 2019) and the 24th most popular South Korean Actor.

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  • 26

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  • 5.03

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  • 2.44

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Among actors, Bae Yong-joon ranks 3,294 out of 10,030Before him are Kirill Lavrov, Laura Prepon, Charley Chase, Kelly LeBrock, Paula Wessely, and O. W. Fischer. After him are Dennis Franz, Michael Stuhlbarg, Ray Romano, Bérénice Bejo, Grant Imahara, and Lesley Ann Warren.

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Among people born in 1972, Bae Yong-joon ranks 92Before him are Garou, Cat Power, Kate del Castillo, Hermann Maier, Paul Gray, and Gulnara Karimova. After him are Sandra Kim, Beth Hart, Timbaland, Poppy Montgomery, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, and Grégory Coupet.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Bae Yong-joon ranks 172 out of 774Before him are G-Dragon (1988), Kai (1994), Hong Song-nam (1929), Heo Mok (1595), Park Ji-sung (1981), and Pak Song-chol (1913). After him are Sumi Jo (1962), Chung Won-shik (1928), Park Min-young (1986), Yunjin Kim (1973), Lee Hae-chan (1952), and Ma Dong-seok (1971).

Among ACTORS In South Korea

Among actors born in South Korea, Bae Yong-joon ranks 24Before him are Jun Ji-hyun (1981), J. Y. Park (1971), Choi Min-sik (1962), Jo Jung-suk (1980), Song Hye-kyo (1981), and Kai (1994). After him are Park Min-young (1986), Yunjin Kim (1973), Ma Dong-seok (1971), Song Seung-heon (1976), Lee Dong-wook (1981), and Park Shin-hye (1990).

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