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Video footage of Seoul in 1980 is going viral

By yckim124   19 days ago   38,376   371   53

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Old video footage of Seoul in 1980 is going viral. 


The clear video takes you back 37 years and shows the life in the capital of South Korea in the year 1980. Some of the greatest hits of the time are played as the background music while the fashion, streets, transportation, shops, and more of its time captivates the eyes. 


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After watching the video, netizens expressed amazement and commented, "I was about 5-6 years old back then. I used to think it was normal for grandpas and old men to smoke on the buses", "No rules are followed for pedestrians, parking, and driving... and people riding bicycles in the middle of the road... it's a mess lol", "Wow, where did they find such clear footage??? It's amazing", "So many buildings already", "I heard the 1980's was the best time to live", and more. 


Check out Seoul in 1980 above!

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    DaebakBea 17 days ago

    Seoul's traffic in the 80s looked a lot like João Pessoa's in the 2010s :V

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    jelly_tine 18 days ago

    I guess it's time for TVN to make Reply 1980...

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    Moogirl 18 days ago

    Woah!!!! This is so cool!!!

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    NSQ 18 days ago

    Seoul in 1980 is wayyyyyy better than Egypt 2017.

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    dianathedragon7 18 days ago

    I honestly really liked some of the music they played in the background

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    cococcchanel 18 days ago

    Apparently, I'm stuck in the 00s as I counted it to 20 years since the 80s LOL

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    Ryo69 18 days ago

    I was due to be born after 8 years!

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    shannnnt 19 days ago

    It reminds me of the old hongkong movies I watch with my parents haha

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    ygstylin 19 days ago

    Reminds me of Reply 1988

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    k_kid 19 days ago

    It's funny to me because my dad that hairstyle and clothing style.

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