Bongha Village

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Bongha Maeul (봉하 마을; lit. "Bongha village") is a town in South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea. It is notable for being the hometown of former President of South Korea Roh Moo-hyun.[1] It is located near Gimhae and Busan, in southeastern South Korea. In 2009, former President Roh committed suicide here.

Bongha Maeul

봉하 마을
Bongha Village
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul봉하 마을
 • Revised RomanizationBongha Maeul
 • McCune-ReischauerPongha Maŭl
Bongha Maeul is located in South Korea
Bongha Maeul
Bongha Maeul
Coordinates: 35°18′51″N 128°46′10.4″E / 35.31417°N 128.769556°E / 35.31417; 128.769556
CountrySouth Korea
ProvinceSouth Gyeongsang Province
Roh Moo-hyun's birthplace in Bongha


  1. ^ PLANET, LONELY (2016-07-07). Corée - 4ed (in French). Place Des Editeurs. p. 380. ISBN 9782816157260.

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Coordinates: 35°18′52″N 128°46′15″E / 35.31444°N 128.77083°E / 35.31444; 128.77083