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Kim Yong-nam

1928 - Today

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Kim Yong-nam (Korean: 김영남; born 4 February 1928) is a North Korean retired politician who served as the President of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea, from 1998 until 2019. Previously, he served as Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1983 to 1998. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kim Yong-nam has received more than 1,146,609 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia. Kim Yong-nam is the 2,379th most popular politician (down from 1,162nd in 2019), the 13th most popular biography from North Korea (down from 5th in 2019) and the 13th most popular North Korean Politician.

Kim Yong-nam is the Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea. He is also the head of state and the head of government in North Korea.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Kim Yong-nam ranks 2,379 out of 15,710Before him are Léon Bourgeois, Giovanni dalle Bande Nere, Chryseis, Gustav Heinemann, John, Elector of Saxony, and Li Hongzhang. After him are Margaret III, Countess of Flanders, Cao Zhi, Stephen II of Hungary, Cao Fang, Guo Jia, and Cevdet Sunay.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1928, Kim Yong-nam ranks 44Before him are Martin Cooper, Li Peng, Tommaso Buscetta, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov, Peyo, and Carlos Fuentes. After him are Maya Angelou, Manfred Gerlach, Jim Lovell, Manfred Rommel, Jacques Rivette, and James Ivory.

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In North Korea

Among people born in North Korea, Kim Yong-nam ranks 13 out of 109Before 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). After him are Sun Myung Moon (1920), Hwang Jini (1506), Yeon Gaesomun (603), Yuri of Goguryeo (-38), Kim Hyong-jik (1894), and An Jung-geun (1879).

Among POLITICIANS In North Korea

Among politicians born in North Korea, Kim Yong-nam ranks 13Before 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). After him are Yeon Gaesomun (603), Yuri of Goguryeo (-38), Daemusin of Goguryeo (4), Kim Jong-nam (1971), Taejodae of Goguryeo (47), and Kim Yong-il (1944).