Kim Jong-pil

1926 - 2018

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Kim Jong-pil (Korean: 김종필; Hanja: 金鍾泌; Korean pronunciation: [kimdʑoŋpʰil]; January 7, 1926 – June 23, 2018), also known colloquially as JP, was a South Korean politician and the founder of the Korean Central Intelligence Agency (KCIA, now the National Intelligence Service). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kim Jong-pil has received more than 134,384 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Kim Jong-pil is the 6,845th most popular politician (up from 7,200th in 2019), the 107th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 50th in 2019) and the 78th most popular South Korean Politician.

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Among politicians, Kim Jong-pil ranks 6,845 out of 15,710Before him are Yeongnyu of Goguryeo, Thomas Francis, Prince of Carignano, Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge, Leonardo Conti, Julio Argentino Roca, and Emperor Takakura. After him are Hedwig of Saxony, Sextus Julius Caesar, Emperor Kōmyō, Franz Vranitzky, Song Jiaoren, and Evgeny Pashukanis.

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Among people born in 1926, Kim Jong-pil ranks 134Before him are Raif Dizdarević, Salah Jadid, Richard Anderson, Hans-Jochen Vogel, Peter Shaffer, and Yevgeny Leonov. After him are Jürgen Moltmann, Juan Jesús Posadas Ocampo, Rafi Eitan, Peter Graves, Raul Hilberg, and John Derek. Among people deceased in 2018, Kim Jong-pil ranks 101Before him are Quini, Ermanno Olmi, Josep Lluís Núñez, Thorvald Stoltenberg, Keith O'Brien, and Yoshinobu Ishii. After him are Margit Sandemo, Eduard Uspensky, Paul Andreu, Gennady Rozhdestvensky, Nicanor Parra, and Lill-Babs.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Kim Jong-pil ranks 107 out of 774Before him are Lee Soo-man (1952), Hwang Kyo-ahn (1957), Kim Kyu-sik (1881), Kim Seong-su (1891), Chungjeong of Goryeo (1338), and Park Chan-wook (1963). After him are Song Kang-ho (1967), Jungkook (1997), Goh Kun (1938), Lee Byung-hun (1970), Chang of Goryeo (1381), and Ryu Gwansun (1902).

Among POLITICIANS In South Korea

Among politicians born in South Korea, Kim Jong-pil ranks 78Before him are Chung Sye-kyun (1950), Gongyang of Goryeo (1345), Hwang Kyo-ahn (1957), Kim Kyu-sik (1881), Kim Seong-su (1891), and Chungjeong of Goryeo (1338). After him are Goh Kun (1938), Chang of Goryeo (1381), Chungmok of Goryeo (1337), Sin Sukju (1417), Han Seung-soo (1936), and Song Si-yeol (1607).