Oh Eun-sun

1966 - Today

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Oh Eun-sun (Korean: 오은선, Hanja: 吳銀善, born March 5, 1966) is a South Korean mountaineer. She was the first Korean woman to climb the Seven Summits. On April 27, 2010, she reached the summit of Annapurna; upon doing so, she claimed to have climbed all fourteen eight-thousanders, which would have made her the first woman to achieve this feat. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oh Eun-sun has received more than 74,276 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Oh Eun-sun is the 41st most popular mountaineer (down from 34th in 2019), the 309th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 247th in 2019) and the most popular Mountaineer.

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Among mountaineers, Oh Eun-sun ranks 41 out of 45Before her are Ang Rita, Ueli Steck, Joe Simpson, Apa Sherpa, Denis Urubko, and Edurne Pasaban. After her are Nirmal Purja, Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner, Dean Potter, David Lama, Alison Hargreaves, and Jakob Schubert.

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Among people born in 1966, Oh Eun-sun ranks 268Before her are David Bennent, Ryue Nishizawa, Maroš Šefčovič, Trine Hattestad, Polly Walker, and C. Thomas Howell. After her are Paul Ritter, Alexandre Torres, Laurent Garnier, Sarah Waters, John Layfield, and Tatyana Golikova.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Oh Eun-sun ranks 309 out of 944Before her are Park Hyung-sik (1991), Choi Jin-hyuk (1986), Yun Hyon-seok (1984), Yi So-yeon (1978), Choi Kang-hee (1959), and Kim Jong-kook (1976). After her are Jang Hye-jin (1975), Jeongyeon (1996), Park Yoo-chun (1986), Lee Yo-won (1980), Yoo In-na (1982), and Unsuk Chin (1961).

Among MOUNTAINEERS In South Korea

Among mountaineers born in South Korea, Oh Eun-sun ranks 1