Category Archives: North Korea

Kim Il-sung Kim Il-sung

Kim Il-sung Kim Il-sung 1912-1994 age 82 He was North Korea’s founding leader. He ruled from the country’s establishment in 1948 until his death in 1994. He held the posts of Premier from 1948 to 1972 and President from 1972 … Continue reading

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Kim Jong-il

Kim Jong-il 1941-2011 age 67 He was the second leader of North Korea. He ruled from the death of his father Kim Il-sung, the first leader of North Korea, in 1994 until his own death in 2011. He was an … Continue reading

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