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Yeongjo of Joseon

1694 - 1776

Yeongjo of Joseon

Yeongjo of Joseon (31 October 1694 – 22 April 1776, reigned 16 October 1724 – 22 April 1776) was the 21st king of the Korean Joseon Dynasty. He was the second son of King Sukjong. His mother was Consort Suk of the Choi clan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yeongjo of Joseon has received more than 845,877 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 706th most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Yeongjo of Joseon ranks 701 out of 14,801Before him are Theresa May, Sibylla, Queen of Jerusalem, Herbert Hoover, Konstantin von Neurath, Alberto Fujimori, and John I of France. After him are Lucius Tarquinius Priscus, Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor, Jean-Bédel Bokassa, Güyük Khan, Jovian, and Hassan II of Morocco.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1694, Yeongjo of Joseon ranks 2Before him is Voltaire. After him are François Quesnay, Leonardo Leo, Louis-Claude Daquin, Francis Hutcheson, Charlotte Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Paul of the Cross, Georg Brandt, Theodore of Corsica, Henry Pelham, and Hermann Samuel Reimarus. Among people deceased in 1776, Yeongjo of Joseon ranks 2Before him is David Hume. After him are John Harrison, Natalia Alexeievna, Louis François, Prince of Conti, Jeanne Julie Éléonore de Lespinasse, Philipp Ludwig Statius Müller, John Ellis, Nathan Hale, and James Ferguson.

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In Korea, South

Among people born in Korea, South, Yeongjo of Joseon ranks 4 out of 123Before him are Sejong the Great (1397), Syngman Rhee (1875), and Taejo of Goryeo (877). After him are Dangun (-333), Chun Doo-hwan (1931), Gyeongjong of Joseon (1688), Yeonsangun of Joseon (1476), Jeongjong of Joseon (1357), Lee Byung-chul (1910), Mas Oyama (1923), and Sung Jae-gi (1967).

Among POLITICIANS In Korea, South

Among politicians born in Korea, South, Yeongjo of Joseon ranks 4Before him are Sejong the Great (1397), Syngman Rhee (1875), and Taejo of Goryeo (877). After him are Dangun (-333), Chun Doo-hwan (1931), Gyeongjong of Joseon (1688), Yeonsangun of Joseon (1476), Jeongjong of Joseon (1357), Gongmin of Goryeo (1330), Sunjo of Joseon (1790), and Munjong of Joseon (1414).

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