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Ko Young-hee

Consort of Kim Jong-il
Female
Born Jun 16, 1953
Hometown 大阪
Died Aug 27, 2004
Death Place Paris
Other Names 고영희, 高英姬, Go Yeon...

Ko Young-hee, also known as Ko Yong-hui, was the North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-il's consort and mother of North Korea's Supreme Commander, Kim Jong-un. Within North Korea she is known as "The Respected Mother who is the Most Faithful and Loyal 'Subject' to the Dear Leader Comrade Supreme Commander", "The Mother of Pyongyang", and "The Mother of Great Songun Korea.".… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1953 Birth Born on June 16, 1953.
1961 8 Years Old Ko was born in Ikuno, Osaka, Japan to parents of Korean descent.At the age of 8, her family moved to North Korea in May 1961. … Read More

TWENTIES

1981 28 Years Old In 1981 Ko gave birth to son Kim Jong-chul, her first child with Kim Jong-il. … Read More

FIFTIES

2004 51 Years Old On 27 August 2004, various sources reported that she had died in Paris, probably of breast cancer. … Read More
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