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Jeon Ki-young

1973 - Today

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Jeon Ki-young (전기영, born July 11, 1973 in Cheongju, Chungcheongbuk-do) is a retired judoka who competed in the -78 kg and -86 kg divisions. Jeon has won three consecutive world championships (1993, 1995, 1997), twice beating the Hidehiko Yoshida in dramatic fashion in the finals. He has also won six world cup titles. The crowning moment in Jeon's judo career came in winning the gold medal in the men's middleweight division at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeon Ki-young has received more than 21,354 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Jeon Ki-young is the 403rd most popular wrestler (down from 355th in 2019), the 676th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 550th in 2019) and the 5th most popular South Korean Wrestler.

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Among wrestlers, Jeon Ki-young ranks 403 out of 700Before her are Zurab Zviadauri, Masato Uchishiba, Iryna Merleni, Geno Petriashvili, Hideo Itami, and Alireza Dabir. After her are Kyoko Hamaguchi, Mavlet Batirov, Maryse Ouellet, Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar, Yusup Abdusalomov, and Kisenosato Yutaka.

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Among people born in 1973, Jeon Ki-young ranks 660Before her are Alyaksandr Khatskevich, Laia Marull, Abdullah Zubromawi, Scott Niedermayer, Peter Hoekstra, and Zhang Enhua. After her are Samuele Papi, Todd Rogers, Erin O'Toole, Dagur Kári, Daniel Jones, and Khamis Al-Owairan.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Jeon Ki-young ranks 676 out of 944Before her are Kim Young-chul (1976), Christopher Larkin (1987), Kim Seung-gyu (1990), Eunha (1997), Shin Joon-sup (1963), and Yong Jun-hyung (1989). After her are Jun Hyo-seong (1989), Kim Se-jeong (1996), Gong Seung-yeon (1993), Baek A-yeon (1993), Go Joon-hee (1985), and Kim Sung-kyu (1989).

Among WRESTLERS In South Korea

Among wrestlers born in South Korea, Jeon Ki-young ranks 5Before her are Yang Jung-mo (1953), Ahn Byeong-keun (1962), Ha Hyung-joo (1962), and Lee Kyung-keun (1962). After her are Sim Kwon-ho (1972), Kim Hyeon-woo (1988), Lee Won-hee (1981), Kim Mi-jung (1971), Cho Min-sun (1972), Jang Sung-ho (1978), and Wang Ki-chun (1988).