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Choi Nam-son Biography | Poet

Choi Nam-son Biography. Read biographical information including facts, poetic works, awards, and the life story and history of Choi Nam-son. This short biogrpahy feature on Choi Nam-son will help you learn about one of the best famous poet poets of all-time.


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Biography

Choe Nam-seon (April 26, 1890- October 10, 1957) was a prominent modern Korean historian, pioneering poet and publisher, and a leading member of the Korean independence movement. He was born into a jungin (class between aristocrats and commoners) family in Seoul, Korea, under the late Joseon Dynasty, and educated in Seoul.