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Kim Yong-il

1944 - Today

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Kim Yong-il (Korean: 김영일; born 2 May 1944) is a North Korean politician who served as the Premier of North Korea from April 2007 to 7 June 2010. He was elected as Premier by the 5th session of the 11th Supreme People's Assembly (SPA) in April 2007, replacing Pak Pong-ju. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kim Yong-il has received more than 127,298 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Kim Yong-il is the 7,482nd most popular politician (up from 7,650th in 2019), the 56th most popular biography from North Korea (up from 68th in 2019) and the 43rd most popular North Korean Politician.

Kim Yong-il is most famous for being the leader of North Korea from 1994 to 2011. Kim Jong-il's father, Kim Il-sung, was the leader of North Korea from 1948 to 1994.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Kim Yong-il ranks 7,482 out of 19,576Before him are Dan Quayle, Piero Soderini, Hans Globke, Rudolf II, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg, Kuyucu Murad Pasha, and Geert Adriaans Boomgaard. After him are Emperor Reizei, Sarah Aaronsohn, Abdullah Al-Salim Al-Sabah, Adil Giray, Ishak Pasha, and Jinseong of Silla.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1944, Kim Yong-il ranks 186Before him are Rosalía Mera, Jacques Doillon, Michael Rosbash, Ton Koopman, Craig T. Nelson, and Pierre Deligne. After him are Leif Segerstam, Terry Funk, Steve Fossett, Robert Powell, Peter Cetera, and Kay Parker.

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In North Korea

Among people born in North Korea, Kim Yong-il ranks 56 out of 162Before him are Injong of Goryeo (1109), Chang of Goryeo (1381), Sukjong of Goryeo (1054), Kim Jae-ryong (1939), Paik Sun-yup (1920), and Sunjong of Goryeo (1047). After him are Hyon Yong-chol (1949), Jeongjong, 10th monarch of Goryeo (1018), Kim Sung-gan (1912), Kang Song-san (1931), Ri Jong-ok (1916), and Seonjong of Goryeo (1049).

Among POLITICIANS In North Korea

Among politicians born in North Korea, Kim Yong-il ranks 43Before him are Taejodae of Goguryeo (47), Injong of Goryeo (1109), Chang of Goryeo (1381), Sukjong of Goryeo (1054), Kim Jae-ryong (1939), and Sunjong of Goryeo (1047). After him are Hyon Yong-chol (1949), Jeongjong, 10th monarch of Goryeo (1018), Kang Song-san (1931), Ri Jong-ok (1916), Seonjong of Goryeo (1049), and Heonjong of Goryeo (1084).