South Korea's (MIC's)
1966 Stamp Issuance Schedule

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Stamp Numbers cited:
Korean Stamp Serial No./#
2002-Korean Postage Stamp Catalogue (KPC)
1999-MICHAEL Middle & East Asian Catalogue-Volume 9
1997 Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue - Part 18
2004-SCOTT Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue - Volume 4

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STAMP NO./s Date of
Issue
Subject # of
Issue/s
Remarks
488 489 01.01.1966 Definitive Stamps (60 chon & 7 won)
60 chon: Longhorn Beetle
7 won: Factory, Fishes, & Corn
2  
490 491 02.15.1966 Opening of Freedom House at Panmunjom 2 1 S/S
492 02.20.1966 Definitive Stamps (1 won 50 chon)
1 won 50 chon: Statue of Goddess Miruk Bosal
1  
493 494
495
03.15.1966 Fauna Series (1st Issue)
Birds
3 S/S each
See Series
496 04.05.1966 Re-afforestation Campaign 1  
497 04.07.1966 10th Newspaper Day 1  
498 05.01.1966 Youth Guidance Month 1  
499 500 05.03.1966 Inauguration of the World Health Organization Headquarters Building, Geneva 2 S/S for
499
501 05.10.1966 State Visit of Pres. Park to Taiwan, Malaysia, and Thailand 1  
502 05.10.1966 20th Anniversary of the Girl Scouts of Korea 1  
503 05.31.1966 80th Anniversary of the Modern Education for Women 1  
504 505 06.01.1966 1st Five-Year Economic Development Plan
(5th Issue)
2 See Series
509 06.13.1966 6th Postal Week
This is the 2nd instance where the Korean Stamp Serial Number was assigned out-of-sequence
1 Special
Sheet
506 507
508
06.15.1966 Fauna Series (2nd Issue)
Fishes
3 S/S each
510 511
512
07.01.1966 Definitive Stamps (13, 60, & 80 won)
13 won: Porcelain Incense Burner
60 won: Celadon Vessel
80 won: Unjin Miruk Budda
3  
513 07.28.1966 15th Assembly of World Conference of Teaching Profession (W.C.O.T.P.), Seoul 1 S/S
514 515
516 517
518 519
08.20.1966 Definitive Stamps:
60 chon: Long-horned Beetle
1 won: Folk Dancers
2 won: Ginseng
3 won: King Sejong
5 won: Dragon Waterpot
7 won: Factory, Fishes, and Corn
6  
520 09.01.1966 1966 National Population Census 1  
521 09.01.1966 Campaign for Augmentative Savings 1  
522 523
524
09.15.1966 Fauna Series (3rd Issue) 3 S/S each
525 09.29.1966 21st General Assembly of the International Military Sports Council (C.I.S.M.) 1 S/S
526 10.01.1966 1st Anniversary of Korean Troops in Viet Nam 1  
527 10.10.1966 47th National Athletic Games 1  
528 10.15.1966 20th Anniversary of the Seoul National University 1  
529 10.15.1966 5th Asian LIONS Convention 1 S/S
530 531 10.31.1966 State Visit of U.S. President L. B. Johnson 2 1 S/S
532 10.31.1966 12th Asian Anti-Communist League Conference 1 S/S
533 11.04.1966 20th Anniversary of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (U.N.E.S.C.O.) 1 S/S
534 11.10.1966 Funding Stamp (Semi-postal)
Disaster Relief Fund (1st Issue)
1 See Series
535 536 12.10.1966 New Year's Greeting for 1967 1 S/S each
See Series
537 538
539
12.15.1966 Fauna Series (4th Issue) 3 S/S each

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