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Jeongjong of Joseon

1357 - 1419

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Jeongjong of Joseon (18 July 1357 – 15 October 1419), born Yi Bang-gwa, whose changed name is Yi Gyeong, was the second king of Joseon (or Chosun) Dynasty (1399–1400). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jeongjong of Joseon has received more than 328,578 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Jeongjong of Joseon is the 1,385th most popular politician (up from 1,517th in 2019), the 6th most popular biography from North Korea (up from 8th in 2019) and the 6th most popular North Korean Politician.

Jeongjong of Joseon is most famous for being the king who was assassinated by his own guards.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Jeongjong of Joseon ranks 1,385 out of 15,710Before him are Abijah of Judah, Carloman II, Ramiz Alia, Christopher of Bavaria, Carloman of Bavaria, and Emperor Yang of Sui. After him are Pachacuti, Chilperic I, Yesugei, Conrad of Montferrat, Ivan Mazepa, and Hongxi Emperor.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1357, Jeongjong of Joseon ranks 1After him are Je Tsongkhapa and Qara Yusuf. Among people deceased in 1419, Jeongjong of Joseon ranks 4Before him are Antipope John XXIII, John the Fearless, and Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia. After him are Vincent Ferrer, Je Tsongkhapa, Jobst of Moravia, and Edigu.

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In North Korea

Among people born in North Korea, Jeongjong of Joseon ranks 6 out of 109Before him are Kim Il-sung (1912), Taejo of Joseon (1335), Taejo of Goryeo (877), Gwangjong of Goryeo (925), and Taejong of Joseon (1367). After him are Kim Jong-un (1983), Injo of Joseon (1595), Kim Jong-suk (1919), Jang Song-thaek (1946), Choe Yong-gon (1900), and Kim Koo (1876).

Among POLITICIANS In North Korea

Among politicians born in North Korea, Jeongjong of Joseon ranks 6Before him are Kim Il-sung (1912), Taejo of Joseon (1335), Taejo of Goryeo (877), Gwangjong of Goryeo (925), and Taejong of Joseon (1367). After him are Kim Jong-un (1983), Injo of Joseon (1595), Kim Jong-suk (1919), Jang Song-thaek (1946), Choe Yong-gon (1900), and Kim Koo (1876).