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Kim Jong-un


Child of Kim Jong-il who also became the Supreme Innovator of North Korea on Dec 17, 2011 in 29 years of age, building him the world’s youngest mind of state. Because of North Korea’s secretive plans, not much is well known about his previous or his guideline. He attended college in Switzerland under a fake name and identification. He previously offered as First Secretary from the Employees’ Party and First Chairman from the Country wide Defence Percentage. He wedded Ri Sol-ju and offers two brothers, Kim Jong-nam and Kim Jobg-Chul, and two sisters, Kim Yo-jong and Kim Sul-song. He also offers a daughter called Kim Ju-ae. He was called Kim Jong-il’s successor following the latter’s loss of life in 2011.

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Full Name Kim Jong-un
Date Of Birth January 8, 1983
Place Of Birth Pyongyang, North Korea
Height 1.7 m
Profession World Leader
Education Kim Il-sung University, School Liebefeld Steinhölzli, Kim Il-sung Military University, HELP University
Nationality North Korean
Spouse Ri Sol-ju
Children Kim Ju-ae
Parents Kim Jong-il, Ko Yong-hui
Siblings Kim Jong-nam, Kim Jong-chul, Kim Yo-jong, Kim Sul-song
Star Sign Capricorn

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1Attended school in Bern, Switzerland under the assumed name "Pak Un" from 1998 to 2001.
2Per his official North Korean biography he was born in 1982, though this is widely believed to be a fabrication to make him appear older, and to align his birth year with his grandfather (born 1912) and father (born in 1941, altered to 1942). South Korean intelligence sources state he was actually born in 1984.
3One of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in the World. [April 2014].
4One of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in the World. (2013).
5Fathered a child born in late 2012 with wife Ri Sol Ju, per a statement by Dennis Rodman.
6Grandfather, Kim Il-Sung.
7Sparked international interest after he made several appearances with an unidentified woman whom North Korean state media later identified as his wife Ri Sol-ju, though most outside intelligence sources believe her name is a pseudonym. Other outside news sources reported their first child was born in 2010 but the North Korean government has not confirmed this.
8Leader of North Korea (2011-Present). Kim succeeded his father, Kim Jong-il, on his death. He became the world's youngest serving national leader.



What on Earth?2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Vice2013TV Series documentaryHimself

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Frontline2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell2013TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2012TV SeriesHimself
NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams2010TV SeriesHimself

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1The industrial revolution in the new century is, in essence, a scientific and technological revolution, and breaking through the cutting edge is a shortcut to the building of an economic giant.
2The military might of a country represents its national strength. Only when it builds up its military might in every way can it develop into a thriving country.
3Past records of inter-Korean relations show that confrontation between fellow countrymen leads to nothing but war.
4The days are gone forever when our enemies could blackmail us with nuclear bombs.

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