POLITICIAN

Yun Posun

1897 - 1990

Yun Posun

Yun Posun (Korean: 윤보선; Hanja: 尹潽善; Korean pronunciation: [jun.bo.sʌn] or [jun] [po.sʌn]; August 26, 1897 – July 18, 1990) was a South Korean politician and Korean independence activist, who served as President of South Korea from 1960 to 1962 before being replaced by the long-serving Park Chung-hee as a result of the May 16 coup in 1961. Having entered politics after World War II, Yun served as Secretary to Korea's Chief of Staff in 1947; and was Mayor of Seoul in 1948. He served as Commerce Minister for the newly liberated Korea from 1949 to 1950. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yun Posun has received more than 152,133 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,714th most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Yun Posun ranks 1,704 out of 14,801Before him are Roh Tae-woo, Michael IX Palaiologos, Norodom Sihamoni, Mohammed Zahir Shah, Alexandre Millerand, and Sulayman ibn Abd al-Malik. After him are Ahaziah of Judah, Nuon Chea, Karl Renner, Hotepsekhemwy, Marozia, and Baldwin V of Jerusalem.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1897, Yun Posun ranks 26Before him are Louis Aragon, Enid Blyton, Odd Hassel, Frank Capra, Soong Mei-ling, and Gordon Allport. After him are Hasso von Manteuffel, Kurt Daluege, Tadeusz Reichstein, Karl Gebhardt, Paul Delvaux, and Otto Strasser. Among people deceased in 1990, Yun Posun ranks 16Before him are Alberto Moravia, Norbert Elias, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Sarah Vaughan, Paulette Goddard, and John Bowlby. After him are Lê Đức Thọ, Ilya Frank, Sergei Parajanov, Patrick White, Miguel Muñoz, and Robert Hofstadter.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Yun Posun ranks 17 out of 380Before him are Kim Young-sam (1927), Sejo of Joseon (1417), Empress Myeongseong (1851), Gwanghaegun of Joseon (1575), Seonjo of Joseon (1552), and Roh Tae-woo (1932). After him are Jungjong of Joseon (1488), Hyojong of Joseon (1619), Jeongjong, 3rd monarch of Goryeo (923), Seongjong of Joseon (1457), Sin Saimdang (1504), and Choi Kyu-hah (1919).

Among POLITICIANS In South Korea

Among politicians born in South Korea, Yun Posun ranks 15Before him are Kim Young-sam (1927), Sejo of Joseon (1417), Empress Myeongseong (1851), Gwanghaegun of Joseon (1575), Seonjo of Joseon (1552), and Roh Tae-woo (1932). After him are Jungjong of Joseon (1488), Hyojong of Joseon (1619), Jeongjong, 3rd monarch of Goryeo (923), Seongjong of Joseon (1457), Choi Kyu-hah (1919), and Gyeongjong of Goryeo (955).

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