25 relations: Battle of Qingshanli, Carter Eckert, Defence minister, History of Seoul, Kim Koo, Korean Empire, Korean independence movement, Korean Liberation Army, Lee Ki-baik, List of Prime Ministers of South Korea, Myeong-dong, Myocardial infarction, Namsan (Seoul), Prime Minister of South Korea, Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea, Republic of China (1912–1949), Sejong the Great, Senate (South Korea), Seoul, Seoul National Cemetery, Shin Sung-mo, South Korea, Syngman Rhee, Third Republic of Korea, Yun Posun.
The Battle of Qingshanli was fought over six days in October 1920 between the Imperial Japanese Army and Korean armed groups in a densely wooded region of eastern Manchuria called Qīngshānlǐ (青山里, Seizanri; 청산리, Cheongsanri).
Carter J. Eckert is an American academic and author and the Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History at Harvard University.
The title Defence Minister, Minister for Defence, Minister of National Defense, Secretary of Defence, Secretary of State for Defense or some similar variation, is assigned to the person in a cabinet position in charge of a Ministry of Defence, which regulates the armed forces in sovereign states.
The history of Seoul can be traced back as far as 18 BC, although humans have occupied the area now known as Seoul since Paleolithic Age.
Kim Gu (김구; 金九; Kim Koo or Kim Ku; also known by his pen name Baekbeom (백범; 白凡), August 29, 1876June 26, 1949) was a Korean nationalist politician.
The Great Korean Empire was proclaimed in October 1897 by Emperor Gojong of the Joseon dynasty, under pressure after the Donghak Peasant Revolution of 1894 to 1895 and the Gabo Reforms that swept the country from 1894 to 1896.
The Korean independence movement was a military and diplomatic campaign to achieve the independence of Korea from Japan.
The Korean Liberation Army, established on September 17, 1940 in Chungking, China, was the armed force of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea.
Lee Ki-baik (1924–2004) was a leading South Korean historian.
The following is a list of the prime ministers of South Korea from the First Republic to the Sixth Republic.
Myeongdong (literally 'bright cave' or 'bright tunnel) is a dong in Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea between Chungmu-ro, Eulji-ro, and Namdaemun-ro.
Myocardial infarction (MI), commonly known as a heart attack, occurs when blood flow decreases or stops to a part of the heart, causing damage to the heart muscle.
Nam Mountain (pleonastically Namsan Mountain or Mount Namsan, lit. "South Mountain") is a peak, high, in the Jung-gu district of south central Seoul, South Korea.
The Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea (국무총리 / 國務總理, Gungmuchongni) is appointed by the President of South Korea, with the National Assembly's approval.
The Korean Provisional Government (KPG), formally the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea was a partially recognized Korean government-in-exile, based in Shanghai, China, and later in Chungking, during the Japanese occupation of Korea.
The Republic of China was a sovereign state in East Asia, that occupied the territories of modern China, and for part of its history Mongolia and Taiwan.
Sejong the Great (7 May 1397 – 8 April 1450) was the fourth king of Joseon-dynasty Korea.
The Senate (Korean hangul: 참의원, hanja: 參議院) was the upper house of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea during its Second Republic.
Seoul (like soul; 서울), officially the Seoul Special Metropolitan City – is the capital, Constitutional Court of Korea and largest metropolis of South Korea.
The Seoul National Cemetery is located in Dongjak-dong, Dongjak-gu, Seoul, South Korea.
Shin Sung-mo (신성모, October 20, 1891 – May 29, 1960) was an acting prime minister in 1950 following the first prime minister of South Korea, Lee Beom-seok.
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.
Syngman Rhee (April 18, 1875 – July 19, 1965) was a South Korean politician, the first and the last Head of State of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea, and President of South Korea from 1948 to 1960.
The Third Republic of South Korea was the government of South Korea from 1963 to 1972.
Yun Posun (or; August 26, 1897 – July 18, 1990) was a Korean independence activist and politician, 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.