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Sejo of Joseon

1417 - 1468

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Sejo of Joseon (Korean: 조선 세조, 2 November 1417 – 23 September 1468, r. 1455–1468) was the seventh king of the Joseon Dynasty of Korea. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sejo of Joseon has received more than 461,894 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Sejo of Joseon is the 1,212th most popular politician (up from 1,342nd in 2019), the 15th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 12th in 2019) and the 14th most popular South Korean Politician.

The sejo of Joseon is most famous for the creation of Hangul, the Korean alphabet.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Sejo of Joseon ranks 1,212 out of 15,710Before him are Roh Moo-hyun, Peter II of Yugoslavia, Francesco I Sforza, Andronikos III Palaiologos, Alexander I of Serbia, and Ottokar II of Bohemia. After him are Fuxi, Princess Ludovika of Bavaria, Napoléon, Prince Imperial, Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt, Baldwin I, Latin Emperor, and Philippikos Bardanes.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1417, Sejo of Joseon ranks 2Before him is Pope Paul II. After him are Nicholas of Flüe, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta, Louis IX, Duke of Bavaria, and Sin Sukju. Among people deceased in 1468, Sejo of Joseon ranks 3Before him are Johannes Gutenberg and Skanderbeg. After him are Jean de Dunois, Juana Enríquez, Abu'l-Khayr Khan, Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta, Bianca Maria Visconti, Alfonso, Prince of Asturias, Francesco Squarcione, and Zara Yaqob.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Sejo of Joseon ranks 15 out of 774Before him are Yeongjo of Joseon (1694), Gojong of Korea (1852), Sukjong of Joseon (1661), Empress Gi (1315), Park Geun-hye (1952), and Roh Moo-hyun (1946). After him are Yi Sun-sin (1545), Mas Oyama (1923), Empress Myeongseong (1851), Jungjong of Joseon (1488), Sunjong of Korea (1874), and Kim Young-sam (1927).

Among POLITICIANS In South Korea

Among politicians born in South Korea, Sejo of Joseon ranks 14Before him are Yeongjo of Joseon (1694), Gojong of Korea (1852), Sukjong of Joseon (1661), Empress Gi (1315), Park Geun-hye (1952), and Roh Moo-hyun (1946). After him are Empress Myeongseong (1851), Jungjong of Joseon (1488), Sunjong of Korea (1874), Kim Young-sam (1927), Yeonsangun of Joseon (1476), and Gyeongjong of Joseon (1688).