Hong Song-nam

1929 - 2009

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Hong Song-nam (2 October 1929 – 31 March 2009) was a North Korean politician who was the Premier of North Korea from 1998 to 2003. He succeeded Kang Song-san. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hong Song-nam has received more than 44,323 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Hong Song-nam is the 11,388th most popular politician (down from 11,157th in 2019), the 168th most popular biography from South Korea and the 90th most popular South Korean Politician.

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Among politicians, Hong Song-nam ranks 11,388 out of 15,710Before him are Mike Moore, John Atta Mills, Konstantinos Paspatis, Samuel Schmid, Uchida Kōsai, and Marduk-apla-iddina I. After him are Ángel María Villar, Dominique Mbonyumutwa, Gediminas Kirkilas, Manuel García-Prieto, 1st Marquess of Alhucemas, Joaquín Crespo, and Sigeberht of Wessex.

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Among people born in 1929, Hong Song-nam ranks 273Before him are Dominique Fernandez, Barbara Walters, Chaim Potok, Charles Antenen, Jürgen Ehlers, and Héctor Alterio. After him are Toshiko Akiyoshi, Gerry Anderson, Rhadi Ben Abdesselam, Thomas Remengesau Sr., Larry Collins, and Eliseo Prado. Among people deceased in 2009, Hong Song-nam ranks 179Before him are Giacomo Bulgarelli, Yukio Endo, Betsy Blair, Pio Laghi, Otto Graf Lambsdorff, and Alexis Argüello. After him are Henry Gibson, Jack Cardiff, Koko Taylor, Elisabeth Söderström, G. A. Cohen, and Arnold Meri.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Hong Song-nam ranks 168 out of 774Before him are Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk (1931), Song Hye-kyo (1981), Yun Seondo (1587), Kang Kyung-wha (1955), G-Dragon (1988), and Kai (1994). After him are Heo Mok (1595), Park Ji-sung (1981), Pak Song-chol (1913), Bae Yong-joon (1972), Sumi Jo (1962), and Chung Won-shik (1928).

Among POLITICIANS In South Korea

Among politicians born in South Korea, Hong Song-nam ranks 90Before him are Song Si-yeol (1607), Bak Jungyang (1872), Lee Beom-seok (1900), Chung Hong-won (1944), Lee Nak-yeon (1951), and Kang Kyung-wha (1955). After him are Heo Mok (1595), Pak Song-chol (1913), Chung Won-shik (1928), Lee Hae-chan (1952), Chang Taek-sang (1893), and Kim Hwang-sik (1948).