Daegu in History

South Korea: Busan - Daejeon - Gwangju - Incheon - Seoul

Historical Events

  • 2003-02-18 Nearly 200 people die in the Daegu subway fire in South Korea
  • 2011-08-27 13th Athletics World Championships open at Daegu, South Korea

Famous Birthdays

  • 1932-12-04 Roh Tae-Woo, 6th President South Korea (1988-93), born in Dong-gu, Daegu, South Korea
  • 1934-09-12 Jaegwon Kim, Korean-born American philosopher, born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1954-07-04 Chang-dong Lee, South Korean filmmaker and novelist (Secret Sunshine, Poetry), born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1968-06-15 Oh Dal-su, South Korean actor, born in Daegu, North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea
  • 1969-09-13 Bong Joon-ho, South Korean film director (Parasite), born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1977-12-25 Uhm Ji-won, South Korean actress, born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1978-01-12 Kim Sa Rang, Korean actress, born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1980-09-13 Han Chae-young, South Korean actress, born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1982-02-26 Song Hye Kyo, South Korean model & actress, born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1986-10-06 Yoo Ah-in, South Korean actor (Sungkyunkwan Scandal), born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1993-03-09 Suga [Min Yoon-gi], Korean rapper and songwriter (BTS), born in Daegu, South Korea
  • 1995-12-30 V [Kim Tae-hyung] South Korean singer-songwriter (BTS), born in Daegu, South Korea