Wonjong of Goryeo

1219 - 1274

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Wonjong of Goryeo (5 April 1219 – 23 July 1274), personal name Wang Chŏng, was the 24th ruler of the Goryeo dynasty of Korea, reigning from 1260 to 1274. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wonjong of Goryeo has received more than 120,311 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Wonjong of Goryeo is the 5,801st most popular politician (down from 5,163rd in 2019), the 43rd most popular biography from North Korea (down from 37th in 2019) and the 34th most popular North Korean Politician.

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Among politicians, Wonjong of Goryeo ranks 5,801 out of 19,576Before him are Ed Miliband, Yang Jia of Shang, Emperor Ninmyō, Enmebaragesi, Zhuge Dan, and Max Adler. After him are Jindřich Matyáš Thurn, Princess Louise Caroline of Hesse-Kassel, Alluwamna, Diane de France, Fatali Khan Khoyski, and Demchugdongrub.

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Among people born in 1219, Wonjong of Goryeo ranks 3Before him are Ariq Böke, and Christopher I of Denmark.  Among people deceased in 1274, Wonjong of Goryeo ranks 7Before him are Thomas Aquinas, Bonaventure, Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, Robert de Sorbon, Henry I of Navarre, and Emperor Duzong. After him are Prince Munetaka, and Lal Shahbaz Qalandar.

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In North Korea

Among people born in North Korea, Wonjong of Goryeo ranks 43 out of 162Before him are Gojong of Goryeo (1192), Kim Yong-sik (1910), Hwang Jang-yop (1923), Kang Pan-sok (1892), Youn Yuh-jung (1947), and Daemusin of Goguryeo (4). After him are Yejong of Goryeo (1079), Shin Sang-ok (1926), Deokjong of Goryeo (1016), Sohn Kee-chung (1912), Taejodae of Goguryeo (47), and Choi Hong Hi (1918).

Among POLITICIANS In North Korea

Among politicians born in North Korea, Wonjong of Goryeo ranks 34Before him are Munjong of Goryeo (1019), Kim Chaek (1903), Kim Song-ae (1924), Gojong of Goryeo (1192), Hwang Jang-yop (1923), and Daemusin of Goguryeo (4). After him are Yejong of Goryeo (1079), Deokjong of Goryeo (1016), Taejodae of Goguryeo (47), Injong of Goryeo (1109), Chang of Goryeo (1381), and Sukjong of Goryeo (1054).