Stephen Kim Sou-hwan

1922 - 2009

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Stephen (often rendered as Latin Stephanus) Kim Sou-hwan (Korean: 김수환; Hanja: 金壽煥; May 8, 1922 – February 16, 2009) was a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church and the former archbishop of Seoul, South Korea. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stephen Kim Sou-hwan has received more than 36,411 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Stephen Kim Sou-hwan is the 1,605th most popular religious figure (down from 1,543rd in 2019), the 138th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 71st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular South Korean Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Stephen Kim Sou-hwan ranks 1,605 out of 2,272Before him are Jean du Vergier de Hauranne, Jacques Marquette, Porphyry of Gaza, Adrianus Johannes Simonis, Francisco Álvarez Martínez, and Mario Aurelio Poli. After him are Bezalel, Sabbas the Goth, Pierre Robert Olivétan, Peter Turkson, Giovanni Coppa, and Maurizio Malvestiti.

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Among people born in 1922, Stephen Kim Sou-hwan ranks 203Before him are Hilarion Capucci, Steven Hill, Władysław Bartoszewski, Hal Clement, Saad el-Shazly, and René Lévesque. After him are Eusebio Tejera, Yuri Knorozov, John Christopher, Jock Stein, Juan Carlos Lorenzo, and Bigode. Among people deceased in 2009, Stephen Kim Sou-hwan ranks 138Before him are Chuck Daly, Abdellatif Filali, Rosanna Schiaffino, Roy E. Disney, Yegor Gaidar, and Mike Bongiorno. After him are Kazumi Takada, Hildegard Behrens, Giovanni Arrighi, Willy Ronis, Lyudmila Zykina, and Savka Dabčević-Kučar.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Stephen Kim Sou-hwan ranks 138 out of 774Before him are Na Hye-sok (1896), Gong Yoo (1979), Yun Hyu (1617), Son Ye-jin (1982), Ho Jong-suk (1908), and Daniel Dae Kim (1968). After him are Song Joong-ki (1985), Bak Jungyang (1872), Ha Ji-won (1978), Yiruma (1978), Jimin (1995), and Jim Yong Kim (1959).


Among religious figures born in South Korea, Stephen Kim Sou-hwan ranks 3Before him are Andrew Kim Taegon (1821) and David Yonggi Cho (1936). After him are Andrew Yeom Soo-jung (1943) and Nicholas Cheong Jin-suk (1931).