Korean Stars Celebrate National Liberation Day

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Korean Stars Celebrate National Liberation Day
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Korean Stars Celebrate National Liberation Day

August 15 is Koreas National Liberation Day and celebrates Koreas liberation from Japanese occupation. This year marks the 72nd anniversary of the national holiday.

Song Hye Kyo worked with Professor Seo Kyung Deok to publish a Korean history travel guidebook for Kyoto in honor of the holiday. Many stars posted photos of the Korean flag to commemorate the meaningful day.

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See how various Korean stars are celebrating and their messages for the special day below!

Song Hye Kyo continues to spread awareness of Korean history for National Liberation Day of Korea through free pamphlets
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Song Hye Kyo continues to spread awareness of Korean history for National Liberation Day of Korea through free pamphlets

August 15 marks the celebration of National Liberation Day of Korea, and actress Song Hye Kyo has once again stepped up to commemorate the holiday meaningfully by spreading awareness of Korean history throughout the globe.

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This time, Song Hye Kyo and professor Seo Kyung Duk of Sungshin Women's University donated 10,000 pamphlets with the theme, 'Learning Our History from Overseas - Kyoto Version', to the city of Kyoto, Japan. The pamphlet, containing both Korean and Japanese, introduces readers to numerous Korean historical monuments located in the city of Kyoto.

Korean Stars Commemorate Memorial Day
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Korean Stars Commemorate Memorial Day

June 6 is South Koreas Memorial Day. The day commemorates the men and women who died while in military service during the Korean War. Since 1956, a memorial ceremony is held at the National Cemetery in Seoul and South Korean flags are flown at half-mast.

Korean stars have taken to social media to commemorate the the day as well. Most stars posted photos of the South Korean flag and some even drew flags themselves.

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Steven Yeun, Ki Hong Lee, Korean stars in Hollywood
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Steven Yeun, Ki Hong Lee, Korean stars in Hollywood

Various Korean stars have stepped into Hollywood.

Pom Klementieff from "Guardians of Galaxy VOL.2", Steven Yeun from "Okja" and Ki Hong Lee from "Wish Upon" are some of them.

Pom Klementieff from "Guardians of Galaxy VOL.2" is a Korean-French actress.

She starred in the American remake of "Old Boy" and became well-known in Korea. In "Guardians of Galaxy VOL.2", she starred as Mantis, a character with special powers to read one's mind.

She has also been cast for the upcoming "The Avengers: Infinity War".

Which K-Pop Stars Celebrate #NationalIceCreamDay Best?
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Which K-Pop Stars Celebrate #NationalIceCreamDay Best?

Today is #InternationalIceCreamDay and what better way to celebrate such an amazing day than with idols who remind us of our favorite ice-cream flavors? Check out the idols who stole the show with their ice-cream like styles and concepts!

Seventeen Junghan- Chocolate

Girls' Generation Taeyeon - Vanilla

Who was your favorite flavor?