POLITICIAN

Sunjong of Korea

1874 - 1926

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Sunjong, the Emperor Yunghui (Korean: 융희제; Hanja: 隆熙帝; RR: Yunghuije; MR: Yunghŭije; 25 March 1874 – 24 April 1926), was the second and the last Emperor of Korea, of the Yi dynasty, ruling from 1907 until 1910. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sunjong of Korea has received more than 734,863 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia. Sunjong of Korea is the 1,430th most popular politician (down from 1,287th in 2019), the 20th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 10th in 2019) and the 17th most popular South Korean Politician.

Sunjong of Korea is most famous for being the last king of Korea.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Sunjong of Korea ranks 1,430 out of 15,710Before him are Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France, Alec Douglas-Home, Halfdan the Black, Louis, Prince of Condé, Emperor Taizu of Song, and Emperor Guangwu of Han. After him are Millard Fillmore, Jingtai Emperor, Olybrius, Kayqubad I, Philip of Swabia, and Kurt Schuschnigg.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1874, Sunjong of Korea ranks 21Before him are Alexander Kolchak, Talaat Pasha, Gertrude Stein, G. K. Chesterton, Carl Bosch, and António Egas Moniz. After him are Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Nikolai Berdyaev, Nicholas Roerich, Ernest Shackleton, Karl Kraus, and Gustav Holst. Among people deceased in 1926, Sunjong of Korea ranks 16Before him are Camillo Golgi, Gertrude Bell, Rudolph Valentino, Mary Cassatt, Emil Kraepelin, and Aleksei Brusilov. After him are Louise of Sweden, Symon Petliura, Olga Constantinovna of Russia, John Browning, Margherita of Savoy, and Viktor Vasnetsov.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Sunjong of Korea ranks 20 out of 774Before him are Roh Moo-hyun (1946), Sejo of Joseon (1417), Yi Sun-sin (1545), Mas Oyama (1923), Empress Myeongseong (1851), and Jungjong of Joseon (1488). After him are Kim Young-sam (1927), Yeonsangun of Joseon (1476), Gyeongjong of Joseon (1688), Dongmyeong of Goguryeo (-58), Seonjo of Joseon (1552), and Gongmin of Goryeo (1330).

Among POLITICIANS In South Korea

Among politicians born in South Korea, Sunjong of Korea ranks 17Before him are Empress Gi (1315), Park Geun-hye (1952), Roh Moo-hyun (1946), Sejo of Joseon (1417), Empress Myeongseong (1851), and Jungjong of Joseon (1488). After him are Kim Young-sam (1927), Yeonsangun of Joseon (1476), Gyeongjong of Joseon (1688), Dongmyeong of Goguryeo (-58), Seonjo of Joseon (1552), and Gongmin of Goryeo (1330).