Kim Jong-nam

Born May 10, 1971
Age 44
Hometown Pyongyang
Political Party Workers' Party Of...
Religion Buddhism in North...
Nationality Korean
Other Names Kim Jong-nam

Kim Jong-nam, is the eldest son of the late Kim Jong-il, former leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. From roughly 1998 to 2001, he was widely considered to be the heir apparent to his father and the next leader of North Korea. Following a much-publicized botched attempt to secretly enter Japan using a fake passport and visit Disneyland in May 2001, he was thought to have fallen out of favor with his father.… Read More

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