Category:Korean basketball players

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This category is for basketball players holding the nationality of undivided Korea. In general this means people who played basketball during Korea under Japanese rule (1910–1945), the Korean Empire (1897–1910), the Joseon Dynasty (1392–1897), or preceding time periods.

People of the Korean peninsula who played basketball after 1948 normally do not belong in this category, but should be placed in the subcategories Category:North Korean basketball players or Category:South Korean basketball players based on their nationality, place of origin, or place of residence. However, Korean people living abroad who never had any national affiliation with either North or South Korea (such as Koreans in Japan who never declared a change of nationality from Chōsen-seki), or whose nationality is not publicly known, should remain in this category. Common sense should be used to determine whether people who played basketball between 1945 to 1948 belong in this category rather than North or South Korean subcategories.


This category has the following 4 subcategories, out of 4 total.