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Lee Jin-ki (Korean: 이진기; born December 14, 1989), better known by his stage name Onew, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, actor and host. Born in Gwangmyeong, Gyeonggi-do, Onew was discovered at the 2006 SM Academy Casting and signed a contract with SM Entertainment the day after his audition. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Onew has received more than 1,835,490 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Onew is the 6,973rd most popular actor (down from 5,838th in 2019), the 367th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 82nd in 2019) and the 135th most popular South Korean Actor.

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  • 25

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  • 5.83

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  • 2.54

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Among actors, Onew ranks 6,973 out of 10,030Before him are Jessica Rothe, Manolo Cardona, Karla Álvarez, Eric Millegan, Caroline Rhea, and Guillaume Gallienne. After him are Elliott Nugent, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Fumiko Orikasa, Cynthia Gibb, Clara Lago, and Dean Winters.

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Among people born in 1989, Onew ranks 156Before him are Kwon Yu-ri, Riley Keough, Jung Yong-hwa, André Ayew, Gabriela Koukalová, and Sergio Asenjo. After him are Alfreð Finnbogason, Andy Ruiz Jr., Aysel Teymurzadeh, Breno Borges, Salomón Rondón, and Pizzi.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Onew ranks 367 out of 774Before him are Oh Yeon-seo (1987), Kwon Yu-ri (1989), Jung Yong-hwa (1989), Lee Tae-yong (1995), Ryu Seung-min (1982), and CL (1991). After him are Wendy (1994), Joo Won (1987), Solar (1991), Han Seung-yeon (1988), Lee Yeon-hee (1988), and Ha Seok-ju (1968).

Among ACTORS In South Korea

Among actors born in South Korea, Onew ranks 135Before him are Kang So-ra (1990), Yoon Shi-yoon (1986), Chen (1992), Ki Hong Lee (1986), Oh Yeon-seo (1987), and Kwon Yu-ri (1989). After him are Joo Won (1987), Han Seung-yeon (1988), Lee Yeon-hee (1988), Kim Yoo-jung (1999), C. S. Lee (1971), and Ahn Jae-hyun (1987).

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