Kim Dae-jung’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 3, 1925

Death Date

August 18, 2009

Age of Death

83 years

Cause of Death

Heart Failure


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The world leader Kim Dae-jung died at the age of 83. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

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.

He was born on the Japanese-controlled, South Korean island of Haui-do.