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Moon, Sun Myung


  • [b. 1920]

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  • Variants

    • Mun, Sŏn-myŏng
    • Wen, Hsien-ming
    • Bun, Senmei
    • Mun, S. M.
    • Mun, San Myung
    • Mūn, San Mīang
    • Mun I︠A︡n Me
    • Sun Myung Moon
    • San Men Mun
    • Mun, I︠A︡n Me
    • Mun, San Men
    • 文 鮮明
    • 문 선명
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19200225
    • Death Date

        20120903
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Unification Church
    • Birth Place

        Korea
    • Death Place

        Kap'yŏng-gun (Korea)
    • Occupation

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  • Sources

    • found: His New hope, 1973.
    • found: Moritzen, N.-P. S.M. Muns Vereinigungskirche, 1981:t.p. (S.M. Mun) p. 2 (San Myung Mun)
    • found: Kōsum Tālasōphon. ʻĒkkasān rāingān rư̄ang "Latthi Mūnisưm," 1991:p. 11, 1st group (Nāi San Mīang Mūn; North Korean; b. 6 January 1920; into Presbyterian family; close associate of South Korean president Pak Čhung Hī; emigrated to America in 1973)
    • found: "Mnogie pridut pod imenem moim..." 2001:t.p. (San Men Mun) p. 9 (San Men Mun b. 25 Feb. (or 6 Jan. according to lunar calendar) 1920 in a village in Northern Korea named Sansa Togon-Myon. His real name is Mun I︠A︡n Me and can be translated as Sveti︠a︡shchai︠a︡si︠a︡ Luna Drakona)
    • found: New York times WWW site, Sept. 4, 2012(in obituary published Sept. 2: the Rev. Sun Myung Moon; b. Jan. 6, 1920, in a small rural town in what is now North Korea; d. Monday [Sept. 3, 2012], Gapyeong, South Korea, aged 92; Korean evangelist, businessman, and self-proclaimed messiah who built a religious movement notable for its mass weddings, fresh-faced proselytizers, and links to vast commercial interests)
    • found: Wikipedia, Dec. 2, 2013(Sun Myung Moon, b. 25 Feb. 1920 in Jeong-ju, now in North Pyongan, North Korea; born Mun Yong-myeong; Korean religious leader, business magnate and media mogul)
  • General Notes

    • [b. 1920]
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
    • [Founder of Unification Church]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-02-02: new
    • 2013-12-03: revised
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