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Yi San-hae

1539 - 1609

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Yi Sanhae (Korean: 이산해; Hanja: 李山海; 20 July 1539 – 1609) was a Korean politician, scholar, writer and poet of the Joseon period who came from the Hansan Yi clan. He served as the Chief State Councilor of Joseon from 1590 to 1592 and 1600. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yi San-hae has received more than 10,155 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Yi San-hae is the 12,946th most popular politician, the 192nd most popular biography from South Korea and the 79th most popular South Korean Politician.

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Among politicians, Yi San-hae ranks 12,946 out of 15,577Before him are Eberhard Diepgen, Constant Fornerod, Jamil Mahuad, Klaus Hänsch, Philip J. Pierre, and Abol-Fath Khan Zand. After him are Carl Christian Hall, Muhammetnazar Gapurow, Şemsettin Günaltay, Bülent Ulusu, Gnaeus Domitius Calvinus, and Domingo Santa María.

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Among people born in 1539, Yi San-hae ranks 19Before him are Hasegawa Tōhaku, Elisabeth of Hesse, Electress Palatine, Humphrey Gilbert, Nicolò Donato, Pierre Pithou, and Olivier de Serres.  Among people deceased in 1609, Yi San-hae ranks 11Before him are Joseph Justus Scaliger, Carolus Clusius, Federico Zuccari, Gasparo da Salò, John William, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg, and Giovanni Giacomo Gastoldi.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Yi San-hae ranks 192 out of 944Before him are Nam Sung-yong (1912), Ahn Jung-hwan (1976), Ji Sung (1977), Choi Ji-woo (1975), Yunjin Kim (1973), and Jennie (1996). After him are Kim Seon-ho (1986), J. Y. Park (1971), John Cho (1972), Sulli (1994), Lee Jae-yong (1969), and Suga (1993).

Among POLITICIANS In South Korea

Among politicians born in South Korea, Yi San-hae ranks 79Before him are Lee Beom-seok (1900), Kim Boo-kyum (1958), Hong Song-nam (1929), Lee Nak-yeon (1951), Chung Hong-won (1944), and Heo Mok (1595). After him are Kang Kyung-wha (1955), Chang Taek-sang (1893), Chung Un-chan (1947), Lee Hae-chan (1952), Kim Hwang-sik (1948), and Ahn Cheol-soo (1962).