David Yonggi Cho

1936 - 2021

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David Yonggi Cho (14 February 1936 – 14 September 2021 as Paul Yungi Cho) was a South Korean Christian minister. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Yonggi Cho has received more than 763,390 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). David Yonggi Cho is the 967th most popular religious figure (up from 1,435th in 2019), the 70th most popular biography from South Korea (up from 117th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Religious Figure.

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  • 17

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  • 4.92

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  • 1.91

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among religious figures, David Yonggi Cho ranks 967 out of 2,238Before him are Petrus Gonsalvus, Ibn Sa'd, Julia Pastrana, Vincent Pallotti, 11th Dalai Lama, and Antipope Paschal. After him are Lillian Asplund, Fulgentius of Ruspe, Mary Ann Nichols, Marcabru, Gianna Beretta Molla, and Mark of Ephesus.

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Among people born in 1936, David Yonggi Cho ranks 86Before him are Leonid Kuravlyov, Valerie Solanas, Ljubiša Samardžić, Paul L. Smith, Don DeLillo, and Frank Stella. After him are Kenneth G. Wilson, Joe D'Amato, Alan Alda, Raymond Poulidor, Nino Castelnuovo, and Wilfried Martens. Among people deceased in 2021, David Yonggi Cho ranks 105Before him are Paulo Mendes da Rocha, Helen McCrory, Walter Mondale, Nino Vaccarella, Tamara Press, and Kjell Askildsen. After him are Igor Oistrakh, Carolyn S. Shoemaker, Christa Ludwig, Kurt Westergaard, Toshihide Maskawa, and Nino Castelnuovo.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, David Yonggi Cho ranks 70 out of 944Before him are Kim Tu-bong (1889), Yi Hwang (1501), Charles J. Pedersen (1904), Munmu of Silla (626), Jeong Mong-ju (1337), and Psy (1977). After him are Chungnyeol of Goryeo (1236), Lee Byung-hun (1970), Sung Jae-gi (1967), Ri Chun-hee (1943), Soh Jaipil (1864), and Cha Bum-kun (1953).


Among religious figures born in South Korea, David Yonggi Cho ranks 2Before him are Andrew Kim Taegon (1821). After him are Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk (1931), Andrew Yeom Soo-jung (1943), and Stephen Kim Sou-hwan (1922).