Queen Jeongsun (Danjong)

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Queen Jeongsun
정순왕후
Queen Dowager of Joseon
Tenure1455 – 1457
Predecessor Queen Wongyeong
Successor Queen Jeonghui
Queen Consort of Joseon
Tenure1454 – 1455
Predecessor Queen Soheon
Successor Queen Jeonghui
Born1440
Kingdom of Joseon
Died7 July 1521(1521-07-07) (aged 80–81)
Kingdom of Joseon
Spouse King Danjong of Joseon
IssueNone
Posthumous name
단량제경정순왕후
House Yeosan Song
FatherSong Hyeon-Su
MotherLady Min of the Yeoheung Min clan

Queen Jeongsun (Hangul:정순왕후 송씨, Hanja:定順王后 宋氏) (1440 – 7 July 1521) also known as Queen Dowager Uideok (의덕왕대비) was Queen consort of King Danjong of Joseon, the 6th monarch of the Joseon Dynasty.

Danjong of Joseon was the sixth king of the Joseon Dynasty. He was forced to abdicate by his uncle, who became Sejo of Joseon, and exiled to Yeongwol County, where he was later put to death and his remains are buried.

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Portrayed by Kim Min-jung (actress) in the 1998-2000 KBS TV series King and Queen.

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Korean Broadcasting System South Korean public service broadcaster

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Portrayed by Jo Jung-eun in the 2011-2012 JTBC TV series Queen Insoo.

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<i>Insu, The Queen Mother</i> 2011 South Korean historical television series

Insu, The Queen Mother is a 2011 South Korean historical television series, starring Chae Shi-ra, Hahm Eun-jung, Kim Young-ho, Kim Mi-sook, Baek Sung-hyun and Jeon Hye-bin. Focusing on the fierce power struggle among three women in the royal court of the Joseon Dynasty, it aired from December 3, 2011 to June 24, 2012 on Saturdays and Sundays 20:55 for 60 episodes. It was one of the inaugural dramas on newly launched cable channel jTBC.

Notes

Preceded by
Queen Soheon
Queen consort of Joseon
1454–1455
Succeeded by
Queen Jeonghui

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