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Moon Jae-in

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Moon Jae-in (Korean: 문재인; Hanja: 文在寅; Korean pronunciation: [mun.dʑɛ.in]; born January 24, 1953) is the current president of South Korea, having taken office in 2017. He previously served as chief of staff to then-president Roh Moo-hyun (2007–2008), leader of the Democratic Party of Korea (2015–2016) and a member of the 19th National Assembly (2012–2016). Born to North Korean refugees, Moon was raised in poverty in the southern port city of Busan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Moon Jae-in has received more than 3,288,252 page views. Her biography is available in 85 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 74 in 2019). Moon Jae-in is the 527th most popular politician (up from 1,163rd in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from South Korea and the 4th most popular South Korean Politician.

Moon Jae-in is most famous for being the first liberal president of South Korea in over a decade.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Moon Jae-in ranks 527 out of 15,710Before her are Constantius Chlorus, Umar II, Neville Chamberlain, Valens, Anna of Russia, and Philip III of France. After her are George III of the United Kingdom, Ptolemy II Philadelphus, Leopold III of Belgium, Rudolf I of Germany, Maximian, and Manuel I Komnenos.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1953, Moon Jae-in ranks 2Before her is Xi Jinping. After her are Zico, Pierce Brosnan, Norodom Sihamoni, Herta Müller, Kim Basinger, Jeffrey Epstein, Brigitte Macron, Ahmad Shah Massoud, Richard Stallman, and Isabelle Huppert.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Moon Jae-in ranks 5 out of 774Before her are Sejong the Great (1397), Ban Ki-moon (1944), Park Chung-hee (1917), and Syngman Rhee (1875). After her are Kim Dae-jung (1924), Chun Doo-hwan (1931), Jeongjo of Joseon (1752), Yeongjo of Joseon (1694), Gojong of Korea (1852), Sukjong of Joseon (1661), and Empress Gi (1315).

Among POLITICIANS In South Korea

Among politicians born in South Korea, Moon Jae-in ranks 4Before her are Sejong the Great (1397), Park Chung-hee (1917), and Syngman Rhee (1875). After her are Kim Dae-jung (1924), Chun Doo-hwan (1931), Jeongjo of Joseon (1752), Yeongjo of Joseon (1694), Gojong of Korea (1852), Sukjong of Joseon (1661), Empress Gi (1315), and Park Geun-hye (1952).

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