Pak Song-chol

1913 - 2008

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Pak Song-chol or Park Sung-chul (2 September 1913 – 28 October 2008) was a North Korean politician who served as Premier of North Korea from 1976 to 1977. He succeeded Kim Il. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pak Song-chol has received more than 114,697 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Pak Song-chol is the 11,497th most popular politician (down from 10,397th in 2019), the 171st most popular biography from South Korea (down from 76th in 2019) and the 92nd most popular South Korean Politician.

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Among politicians, Pak Song-chol ranks 11,497 out of 15,710Before him are L. K. Advani, Mikhail Petrashevsky, Antiochus III of Commagene, Sankhenre Sewadjtu, Banharn Silpa-archa, and Kumba Ialá. After him are Chavalit Yongchaiyudh, Mesh-ki-ang-gasher, Princess Caroline of Nassau-Usingen, Gilles Andriamahazo, Duško Ivanović, and Perry Christie.

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Among people born in 1913, Pak Song-chol ranks 184Before him are Erich Eliskases, Per Borten, Joe Simon, Huang Hua, Willy Vandersteen, and Suzan Kahramaner. After him are Sándor Weöres, Kazimierz Sabbat, Philip Guston, Herbert Runge, John Garfield, and Friedrich Dickel. Among people deceased in 2008, Pak Song-chol ranks 181Before him are Nikola Kljusev, Paavo Haavikko, Jürgen Ehlers, Dee Dee Warwick, Simon Hantaï, and Ibrahim Nasir. After him are Xie Jin, Mario Rigoni Stern, Mikhail Pugovkin, Elfriede Kaun, Ennio de Concini, and Sven Davidson.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Pak Song-chol ranks 171 out of 774Before him are Kang Kyung-wha (1955), G-Dragon (1988), Kai (1994), Hong Song-nam (1929), Heo Mok (1595), and Park Ji-sung (1981). After him are Bae Yong-joon (1972), Sumi Jo (1962), Chung Won-shik (1928), Park Min-young (1986), Yunjin Kim (1973), and Lee Hae-chan (1952).

Among POLITICIANS In South Korea

Among politicians born in South Korea, Pak Song-chol ranks 92Before him are Lee Beom-seok (1900), Chung Hong-won (1944), Lee Nak-yeon (1951), Kang Kyung-wha (1955), Hong Song-nam (1929), and Heo Mok (1595). After him are Chung Won-shik (1928), Lee Hae-chan (1952), Chang Taek-sang (1893), Kim Hwang-sik (1948), Yun Chi-young (1898), and Chung Un-chan (1947).