JinJoo Lee

by wanderer on January 14, 2017

Place of Birth: Incheon, South Korea

Date of Birth: November 15, 1990

Ethnicity: Korean

JinJoo Lee is South Korean musician. She is the guitarist of the pop rock band DNCE.

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Hwang Kyo-ahn

by Manila on December 9, 2016

Place of Birth: Seoul, South Korea

Date of Birth: April 15, 1957

Ethnicity: Korean

Hwang Kyo-ahn is a South Korean lawyer. He has served as Prime Minister of South Korea, since June 18, 2015, and the acting President of South Korea, since December 9, 2016, following the impeachment of Park Geun-hye. He was previously Minister of Justice, from 11 March, 2013 to 18 June, 2015.

His mother is Jeon Chil-rye. He is married to Choi Ji-young.


Jarah Mariano

by stlucas on September 14, 2016

2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Party at LAX - Arrivals

Birth Name: Jarah-Evelyn Makalapua Mariano

Place of Birth: Lihue, Hawaii, U.S.A

Date of Birth: November 23, 1984

Ethnicity: Native Hawaiian, Korean, likely Chinese

Jarah Mariano is an American model. She was born in Lihue, Hawaii, and moved to Mission Viejo, California, at a young age.

According to her website, she has Native Hawaiian and Korean ancestry. Many other websites suggest that she is of Chinese descent as well.

Sources: http://www.officialjarahmariano.com (official website)

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by wanderer on September 12, 2016

Saint Laurent at the Palladium - Arrivals

Birth Name: Lee Chae-rin

Place of Birth: Seoul, South Korea

Date of Birth: February 26, 1991

Ethnicity: Korean

CL is a South Korean singer, songwriter, rapper, and model. She grew up between Paris and Tokyo.

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Kenneth Choi

by follers on August 21, 2016

"Guardians of the Galaxy" Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Date of Birth: October 20, 1971

Ethnicity: Korean

Kenneth Choi is an American actor.

His parents are Korean immigrants. They wanted him to become an accountant, and disapproved of him pursuing an acting career. He dropped out of college and followed his passion for acting. Kenneth has said:

I came from a very traditional kind of Asian upbringing and so they were very strict… So when I decided to do this [pursue acting] I decided that I had to do this on my own. And so when I left I basically ran away from home.

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