As per our current Database, Kim Dae-jung has been died on Aug 18, 2009 (age 83).
When Kim Dae-jung die, Kim Dae-jung was 83 years old.
|Popular As||Kim Dae-jung|
|Age||83 years old|
|Born||December 3, 1925 (South Korea)|
Kim Dae-jung’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.
Kim Dae-jung was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.
This Millennium Democratic Party Politician held office from 1998 until 2003 as South Korea's eighth President. Remembered for his "Sunshine Policy," which sought to establish open communication with North Korea, he was awarded the 2000 Nobel Peace Prize.
After working for a shipping company during the years of Japanese control of Korea, he began his political career under the administration of Korea's first President, Syngman Rhee.
While temporarily banned from his native country for his opposition to the military dictatorship of Chun Doo-hwan, he lived in the United States and taught at Harvard University's Center for International Affairs.
He was born on the Japanese-controlled, South Korean island of Haui-do.
In late 1973, he was kidnapped by Korean Central Intelligence Agency officers for speaking out against the policies of dictator Park Chung-hee.