Yun Im

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This is a Korean name; the family name is Yun.

General Yun Im (1487-August 30, 1545) was a politician and soldier of the Korean Joseon Dynasty. He was from an aristocratic family in the Papyung Yun clan (파평윤씨, 波平尹氏), and related through his mother to the Royal Family. He was the brother of Queen Janggyung,[1] the uncle of 12th King Injong.[2] and the nephew of Park Won-jong[3] title of Count Paeun.(파은군, 波恩君)[clarification needed]

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  1. ^ wife of 11th King Jungjong of Joseon
  2. ^ Yun Im (Korean)
  3. ^ his mother Park, countness of Sunchun's brother


  • Lee, Hong-jik (이홍직) ed. (1983). 새國史事典 (Sae guksa sajeon) (Encyclopedia of Korean history). Seoul: Gyohaksa. 
  • Lee, Ki-baek (tr. E.W. Wagner and E.J. Shultz) (1984). A new history of Korea. Seoul: Ilchokak. 
  • Lee, Il-cheong (이일청) ed. (1993). 인명국사대사전 (Inmyeong guksa sajeon). Seoul: Goryeo Munhwasa. 

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