Reflections and Rants from the Entreprenerd, Dan Hanson - the Great Lakes Geek
Friday, September 18, 2015
Korean names and common birthday celebration
Dan Hanson of ClevelandPeople.Com spoke at a ClevelandPeople.Com Food Adventure to the Korea House. He told how Korean babies are 1 year old on their birthday and that everyone celebrates their birthday on New Year’s. He also said there are 3 main family names in Korea (Kim, Park and Lee) and that in Korea the family name usually comes first, like Choo Shin-soo but we westernize it to Chin-soo Choo.