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Choi Eun-hee

1926 - 2018

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Choi Eun-hee (Korean: 최은희; November 20, 1926 – April 16, 2018) was a South Korean actress, who was one of the country's most popular stars of the 1960s and 1970s. In 1978, Choi and her then ex-husband, movie director Shin Sang-ok, were abducted to North Korea, where they were forced to make films until they sought asylum at the U.S. embassy in Vienna in 1986. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Choi Eun-hee has received more than 464,854 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Choi Eun-hee is the 1,963rd most popular actor (down from 1,878th in 2019), the 118th most popular biography from South Korea and the 12th most popular South Korean Actor.

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  • 20

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  • 2.56

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Among actors, Choi Eun-hee ranks 1,963 out of 9,996Before her are Rebecca De Mornay, Lee Young-ae, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Dylan McDermott, Tyga, and Dan Blocker. After her are Tetsuko Kuroyanagi, Tate Donovan, Fiona Shaw, Diana Douglas, Dakota Johnson, and Joan Cusack.

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Among people born in 1926, Choi Eun-hee ranks 166Before her are Muhammad al-Badr, Richard Anderson, Judith Malina, Anne McCaffrey, Mahasweta Devi, and Karel Kosík. After her are Jambyn Batmönkh, Claudio Villa, Konstantin Feoktistov, James Hillman, David C. H. Austin, and Prince Ferdinand, Duke of Castro. Among people deceased in 2018, Choi Eun-hee ranks 145Before her are Vitaliy Masol, Katherine MacGregor, David Ogden Stiers, Philip Kerr, Lisbeth Palme, and Moshé Mizrahi. After her are Harlan Ellison, Ola Ullsten, Ara Güler, Dan Gurney, Nancy Roman, and John Sulston.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Choi Eun-hee ranks 118 out of 944Before her are Song Kang-ho (1967), Lyuh Woon-hyung (1886), Hong Myung-bo (1969), J-Hope (1994), Isang Yun (1917), and Lee Young-ae (1971). After her are Lee Chang-dong (1954), Im Kwon-taek (1936), Daniel Dae Kim (1968), Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk (1931), Jisoo (1995), and Ma Dong-seok (1971).

Among ACTORS In South Korea

Among actors born in South Korea, Choi Eun-hee ranks 12Before her are Lee Min-ho (1987), Kim Hye-ja (1941), Hyun Bin (1982), Son Ye-jin (1982), Song Kang-ho (1967), and Lee Young-ae (1971). After her are Daniel Dae Kim (1968), Ma Dong-seok (1971), Kim Jong-hyun (1990), Kim Hae-sook (1955), Song Hye-kyo (1981), and Park Chanyeol (1992).

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