Kim Chang-ryong
Kim Chang-Ryong (1920–January 30, 1956), was a high-ranking officer in the Republic of Korea Army, head of the Korean Counter Intelligence Corps, and Korean President Syngman Rhee's most trusted right...
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Kim Jaegyu
Kim Jae-gyu (Hangul: 김재규, March 6, 1926 – May 24, 1980) was a South Korean Army Lieutenant General and the director of the Korean Central Intelligence Agency. He assassinated South Korean Presi...
Rain discography
This is the discography page for Korean entertainer Rain. Since his debut in 2002, Rain has released six Korean albums, one Korean mini album, one Japanese album, one Japanese compilation album (solel...
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Jang Tae-wan
Jang Tae-wan (장태완, 張泰玩 1931–2010) was an army general and politician of South Korea.Jang was the commander of the Capital Garrison Command (now Capital Defense Command) during the Coup d'état of...
Nam Hae-il
Admiral Nam Hae-il (born April 13, 1948), was the 25th Chief of Naval Operations of the Republic of Korea Navy, appointed in 2005. He attended the Republic of Korea Naval Academy in 1972 and Naval War...
Jeong Seung-hwa
Jeong Seung-hoa (정승화, 鄭昇和 1926 ~ 2002) was a South Korean soldier, and the 22nd Republic of Korea Army Chief of Staff. He was in Gungjeong-dong during the assassination of President Park Chung-hee.Aft...
Yu Byung-hyun
Lew Byong-hyun (born 18 October 1924) is a retired South Korean general and diplomat. He served in the Republic of Korea Army from 1948 to 1981, after which he served in the Ministry of Foreign Affair...
Chung Il-kwon
Chung Il-kwon (Korean: 정일권; Hanja: 丁一權, November 21, 1917 – January 17, 1994) was a South Korean politician, diplomat and soldier. A general in the Republic of Korea Army, he served as Fore...
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Rain (entertainer)
Jung Ji-Hoon (born June 25, 1982), better known by his stage name Rain, is a South Korean singer-songwriter, actor, and music producer.Rain's musical career includes seven albums (six Korean, one Japa...
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Blue House Raid
The Blue House Raid (also known in South Korea as the "January 21 Incident") was an unsuccessful attempt by North Korean commandos to assassinate the President of South Korea, Park Chung-hee, at his r...
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Song Yo-chan
Song Yo Chan (February 13, 1918 – October 18, 1980) was prime minister (Chief Cabinet Minister - Military Rule) of South Korea from 3 July 1961 to 16 June 1962. Previously, he had been the head of the...
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Yi Seok
Yi Seok (born 1941) is a prince of the House of Yi, the Korean royal family. He was described as the "last pretender" to the Korean throne by The New York Times, although this status is not recognized...
Choe Deok-sin
Choe Deok-sin (September 17, 1914 – November 14, 1989) was a South Korean Foreign Minister who later defected with his wife, Ryu Mi Yong, to North Korea.In 1936, Choe graduated from Republic of ...
Shin Hyun-joon (general)
Shin Hyun-joon (Korean: 신현준; Hanja: 申鉉俊; October 23, 1915 – October 14, 2007) was a lieutenant general and the first chief commander of the Republic of Korea Marine Corps. He served from April 15, 194...
Jeong Seung-jo
General Jeong Seung-jo was a South Korean military officer and the 37th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Republic of Korea Armed Forces..Prior of his JCS Chairmanship, he was Deputy Comman...
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Assassination of Park Chung-hee
Park Chung-hee, president of South Korea, was assassinated on Friday, October 26, 1979 at 7:41pm during a dinner at a Korean Central Intelligence Agency (KCIA) safehouse inside the Blue House presiden...
Paik Sun-yup
Paik Sun-yup (Korean: 백선엽, Hanja: 白善燁) (born November 23, 1920) is a retired South Korean military officer. He served both Manchukuo and South Korea, the latter during the Korean War. Paik is known fo...
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Supreme Council for National Reconstruction
The Supreme Council for National Reconstruction, initially named the Military Revolutionary Committee, was a military junta that oversaw the government of South Korea from May 16, 1961 until the inaug...
Yoon Jang-ho
Yoon Jang-ho (Hangul: 윤장호; Hanja: 尹章豪; September 21, 1980 – February 27, 2007) was a staff sergeant (posthumous) serving as an English translator in Afghanistan as a member of the Task Force Das...
Son Won-il
Son Won-il (May 5, 1909, Nampo  – February 15, 1980) was a South Korean navy vice admiral, best known for being the first Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) of the Republic of Korea Navy....
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Jeong Ho-yong
General Jeong Ho-yong (korean: 정호용, 鄭鎬溶, born 10 September 1932) was South Korean Soldier and politician, and Interior Minister, Military Minister of South Korea.He is considered as one of the best fr...
Kim Kwan-jin
Kim Kwan-jin (Hangul: 김관진; hanja: 金寬鎭; born August 27, 1949) is Chief of The National Security Office in South Korea, following his appointment in the year of 2014. He was previously the 3...
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Yun Chi-sung
Yun Chi-sung (hangul:윤치성, hanja:尹致晟, March 2, 1875, Asan - August 11, 1936) was an Imperial Korean general, politician and independence activist. His nickname was Ahkyeon (악연, 岳淵). He was the uncle of...