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Prince Yi Cheong of Korea (born 23 April 1936) is a member of the former Imperial Family of Korea and the genealogical male-line heir of Emperor Gojong. [1]

20 relations: Cheoljong of Joseon, Gojong of Korea, Heungseon Daewongun, Hiroshima, History of Korea, House of Yi, Imperial Japanese Army, Index of Korea-related articles, List of monarchs of Korea, Little Boy, Marquess, Park Chan-ju, Primogeniture, Seoul Metropolitan Government, Unhyeongung, Yi Geon, Yi Hae-won, Yi Kang, Yi U, Yi Won.

Cheoljong of Joseon

Cheoljong of Joseon (25 July 1831 – 16 January 1864) was the 25th king of the Korean Joseon Dynasty.

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Gojong of Korea

Gojong, the Emperor Gwangmu (8 September 1852 – 21 January 1919), was the twenty-sixth king of the Joseon dynasty and the first Emperor of Korea.

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Heungseon Daewongun

Heungseon Daewongun (흥선대원군, 興宣大院君, 21 December 1820 – 22 February 1898), also known as the Daewongun (대원군, 大院君), Guktaegong (국태공, 國太公, "The Great Archduke") or formally Heungseon Heonui Daewonwang (흥선헌의대원왕, 興宣獻懿大院王) and also known to contemporary western diplomats as Prince Gung, was the title of Yi Ha-eung, regent of Joseon during the minority of Emperor Gojong in the 1860s and until his death a key political figure of late Joseon Korea.

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is the capital of Hiroshima Prefecture and the largest city in the Chūgoku region of western Honshu - the largest island of Japan.

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History of Korea

The Lower Paleolithic era in the Korean Peninsula began roughly half a million years ago.

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House of Yi

The House of Yi or Korean Imperial Household, also called the Yi Dynasty or known as Yi clan of Jeonju, was the household of Joseon and the Korean Empire, consisting of the descendants of Yi Seonggye, the founder of Joseon, known by his posthumous name, Taejo ("highest ancestor").

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Imperial Japanese Army

The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun; "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the official ground-based armed force of the Empire of Japan from 1868 to 1945.

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Index of Korea-related articles

This is a list of articles on Korea-related people, places, things, and concepts.

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List of monarchs of Korea

This is a list of monarchs of Korea, arranged by dynasty.

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Little Boy

"Little Boy" was the codename for the atomic bomb dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on 6 August 1945 during World War II by the Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay, piloted by Colonel Paul W. Tibbets, Jr., commander of the 509th Composite Group of the United States Army Air Forces.

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A marquess (marquis) is a nobleman of hereditary rank in various European peerages and in those of some of their former colonies.

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Park Chan-ju

Lady Park Chan-ju (1914–1995), was the spouse of Prince Yi Wu of Korea.

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Primogeniture is the right, by law or custom, of the paternally acknowledged, firstborn son to inherit his parent's entire or main estate, in preference to daughters, elder illegitimate sons, younger sons and collateral relatives; in some cases the estate may instead be the inheritance of the firstborn child or occasionally the firstborn daughter.

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Seoul Metropolitan Government

Seoul Metropolitan Government is a local government of Seoul, South Korea.

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Unhyeon Palace, also known as Unhyeongung Royal Residence, is a former Korean royal residence located at 114-10 Unni-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea.

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Yi Geon

Colonel Prince Yi Geon (October 28, 1909 – December 21, 1990), also Ri Ken and, was a Korean prince and a cavalry officer in the Imperial Japanese Army during the Second World War.

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Yi Hae-won

Princess Yi Haewŏn (born April 24, 1919) is a descendant of the Joseon dynasty (Empire of Korea).

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Yi Kang

Yi Kang, the Prince Imperial Uihwa (also Euihwa), (born 30 March 1877 – 15 August 1955) was the fifth son of Emperor Gojong of Korea and his concubine, Lady Chang, who was a court lady-in-waiting.

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Yi U

Colonel Yi U (15 November 1912 – 7 August 1945) was the 4th head of Unhyeon Palace, a member of the imperial family of Korea, and a lieutenant colonel in the Imperial Japanese Army during the Second World War.

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Yi Won

Yi Won, the Hereditary Prince Imperial (born 23 September 1962) is a descendant of the Joseon Dynasty (a.k.a. Yi Dynasty) and one of several who claim to be head of the House of Yi.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yi_Cheong

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