Choi Jin-sil

1968 - 2008

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Choi Jin-Sil (December 24, 1968 – October 2, 2008) was a South Korean actress. She was considered one of the best actresses in South Korea, nicknamed "The Nation's Actress". She played leading roles in 18 films and 20 television dramas, appeared in 140 commercials and won the 33rd Grand Bell Award for Best Actress. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Choi Jin-sil has received more than 728,833 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Choi Jin-sil is the 3,677th most popular actor (down from 2,730th in 2019), the 188th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 82nd in 2019) and the 33rd most popular South Korean Actor.

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Among actors, Choi Jin-sil ranks 3,677 out of 10,030Before her are Scott Patterson, Theresa Russell, Carol Ann Susi, Lon Chaney Jr., Kōichi Yamadera, and Darlanne Fluegel. After her are Annabella Sciorra, Javier Cámara, Francis Blanche, Candy Clark, Phoebe Tonkin, and Edith Evans.

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Among people born in 1968, Choi Jin-sil ranks 130Before her are Andi Herzog, Olivia Williams, Zara Whites, Oleg Deripaska, Eddie Marsan, and Juan Antonio Pizzi. After her are Luis Hernández, Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, Debra Messing, Debora Caprioglio, Marie-Chantal, Crown Princess of Greece, and Cristian Mungiu. Among people deceased in 2008, Choi Jin-sil ranks 202Before her are Aleksandr Abdulov, Buck Adams, Adolfo Suárez Rivera, William Gibson, Levy Mwanawasa, and Raúl Reyes. After her are Ignazio Fabra, Hidetaka Nishiyama, Johnny Griffin, John Templeton, John List, and Peter Poreku Dery.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Choi Jin-sil ranks 188 out of 774Before her are Song Seung-heon (1976), IU (1993), Lee Dong-wook (1981), Park Shin-hye (1990), Won Bin (1977), and Choi Ji-woo (1975). After her are Ji Chang-wook (1987), So Ji-sub (1977), Cha Seung-won (1970), Kim Jong-hyun (1990), Kim Hwang-sik (1948), and Han Hyo-joo (1987).

Among ACTORS In South Korea

Among actors born in South Korea, Choi Jin-sil ranks 33Before her are Ma Dong-seok (1971), Song Seung-heon (1976), Lee Dong-wook (1981), Park Shin-hye (1990), Won Bin (1977), and Choi Ji-woo (1975). After her are Ji Chang-wook (1987), So Ji-sub (1977), Cha Seung-won (1970), Kim Jong-hyun (1990), Han Hyo-joo (1987), and Song Il-gook (1971).

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