Hwangbo In

Hwangbo In (1387–10 November 1453) was a Joseon Dynasty politician who was Prime Minister or Chief State Councillor from 1450 to 1453 during the era of King Munjong and King Danjong. As the King Danjong was 12 years old when the latter succeeded as King, Hwangbo In and his ally, Left State Councillor or Vice Prime Minister, General Kim Jongseo extended their powers during the court and so, Grand Prince Suyang produced a coup d'état and killed Hwangbo In, Kim Jongseo and their allies.

Hwangbo In
황보인
Chief State Councillor
In office
20 November 1451 – 10 November 1453
Preceded byHa Yeon
Succeeded byYi Yu, Grand Prince Suyang
Left State Councillor
In office
21 October 1449 – 20 November 1451
Preceded byHa Yeon
Succeeded byNam Ji
Right State Councillor
In office
22 July 1447 – 21 October 1449
Preceded byHa Yeon
Succeeded byNam Ji
Personal details
Born1387
Died10 November 1453(1453-11-10) (aged 65–66)
Korean name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationHwangbo In
McCune–ReischauerHwangbo In
Pen name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationJibong
McCune–ReischauerChibong
Courtesy name
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationSagyeom
McCune–ReischauerSagyŏm

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