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Kim Il-Sung

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Head of North Korea’s Employees’ Party, he was the country’s Supreme Head, Perfect Minister, and Leader for nearly 3 years. He was regarded an autocratic head and he was the guts of a big cult of character in his nation. He started his political participation by signing up for the Communist Party of China in 1931. He was called the Eternal Leader from the Republic after his loss of life in 1994. His second wife’s name was Kim Song-Ae. He previously six kids from his two relationships. He is the daddy of Kim Jong-il, who offered as the Leader of North Korea from 1994 to 2011.

Quick Facts


Full Name Kim Il-sung
Date Of Birth April 15, 1912
Died July 8, 1994, Myohyangsan, North Korea
Place Of Birth Mangyongdae, North Korea
Height 1.75 m
Profession World Leader
Education Jilin Yuwen High School
Nationality North Korean
Spouse Kim Sung-ae, Kim Jong-suk
Children Kim Jong-il, Kim Kyong-hui, Kim Pyong-il, Kim Man-il, Kim Yong-il, Kim Kyong-Jin
Parents Kang Pan-sok, Kim Hyong-jik
Siblings Kim Yong-ju, Kim Chul Joo
Movies The Flower Girl
Star Sign Aries

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#Fact
1Starting the late 1970s, he developed a tumor-like growth on the back of his neck which was a calcium deposit. Its location near his brain and spinal cord made it inoperable. Because of its ugly appearance, North Korean reporters always shot and filmed Kim Il Sung from his same slight-left angle to hide the tumor, which became a difficult task as the growth reached the size of a baseball by the late 1980s. The tumor is still visible on his embalmed body.
2Was greatly admired by American journalist and commentator Robert Scheer, formerly of The Los Angeles Times.
3Son, Kim Jong-il. Grandson, Jong-un Kim.
4Communist leader of North Korea (1948-1994).


Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Kotpanum chonio1972play and screenplay - as Il Sung Kim
Pibada1969play - as Il Sung Kim

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu2010DocumentaryHimself (as Kim Ir-Sen)
The Lost World of Communism2009TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
National Geographic Explorer2007TV Series documentaryHimself
Crossing the Line2006DocumentaryHimself (as Il Sung Kim)
Sendung ohne Namen2003TV Series documentaryHimself (politician)
The Game of Their Lives2002DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
The Korean War: Fire and Ice1999TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Cold War1998TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Our Time in Hell: The Korean War1997TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Il Sung Kim)
The Century of Warfare1994TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Diese Golzower - Umstandsbestimmung eines Ortes1984TV Movie documentaryHimself

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#Quote
1Lenin lived, Lenin lives, Lenin will live.
2The peoples of Asia, Africa, and Latin America have common interest and are in the position to support each other in their anti-imperialist and anti-U.S. struggle. As long as Africa and Latin America are not free.
3Peace secured by slavish submission is not peace.
4Otherwise, we will not be able to defeat the U.S. imperialists who boast of their technological superiority.
5It is necessary to expose the false propaganda of the imperialists and thoroughly dispel the illusion that the imperialists will give up their positions in the colonies and dependent countries with good will.
6The oppressed peoples can liberate themselves only through struggle. This is a simple and clear truth confirmed by history.
7The most important thing in our war preparations is to teach all our people to hate U.S. imperialism. Otherwise, we will not be able to defeat the U.S. imperialists who boast of their technological superiority.
8We are opposed to the line of compromise with imperialism. At the same time, we cannot tolerate the practice of only shouting against imperialism, but, in actual fact, being afraid to fight it.
9It is wrong to try to avoid the struggle against imperialism under the pretext that independence and revolution are important, but that peace is still more precious.
10South Koreans who have seen and praised the mass games should remember the hardship of tearful children. Teachers drive them hard with curses and orders to repeat and repeat. When the children return home in the evening, they can hardly walk.


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