Ri Sol-ju

1980 - Today

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Ri Sol-ju (Korean: 리설주; born c. 1985–1989) is the current First Lady of North Korea as the wife of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un.Little is known about her from official North Korean sources, but outside sources have speculated more about her background. While she has made many public appearances with her husband, she has also spent long periods out of the public eye. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ri Sol-ju has received more than 6,869,321 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Ri Sol-ju is the 637th most popular companion (up from 699th in 2019), the 83rd most popular biography from North Korea (up from 89th in 2019) and the most popular North Korean Companion.

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  • 6.9M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.63

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.43

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Ri Sol-jus by language

Over the past year Ri Sol-ju has had the most page views in the with 583,116 views, followed by Russian (141,422), and Chinese (101,684). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (219.50%), Cantonese (81.84%), and Turkish (78.76%)


Among companions, Ri Sol-ju ranks 637 out of 784Before her are Marie Thérèse de Bourbon, Maria of Brabant, Holy Roman Empress, Joan of the Tower, Euphemia of Pomerania, Salima Sultan Begum, and Beatrice of Bavaria. After her are Estrid Svendsdatter, Mary Anne MacLeod Trump, Duchess Elisabeth Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Princess Marie of Denmark, Swanachild, and Ingeborg of Kiev.

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Among people born in 1980, Ri Sol-ju ranks 27Before her are Christina Ricci, Sibel Kekilli, Esteban Cambiasso, Marat Safin, Martina Hingis, and Yao Ming. After her are Charlie Hunnam, David Garrett, Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, Martín Demichelis, Akshata Murty, and John Terry.

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In North Korea

Among people born in North Korea, Ri Sol-ju ranks 83 out of 162Before her are Cho Man-sik (1883), Chunghye of Goryeo (1315), Huijong of Goryeo (1181), Chungsuk of Goryeo (1294), Francis Hong Yong-ho (1906), and Hong Song-nam (1929). After her are Kim Yo-jong (1988), Ahn Changho (1876), Dongcheon of Goguryeo (209), Sansang of Goguryeo (200), Han Myeong-sook (1944), and Akira Takarada (1934).

Among COMPANIONS In North Korea

Among companions born in North Korea, Ri Sol-ju ranks 1