Kim Jong-il

He was born on September 11, 1962 (died on December 17, 2011, he was 49 years old) in Vyatskoye, Khabarovsk Krai as Юрий Ирсенович Ким. His nickname was Kim Yong-Il.


Kim Jong-Il sometimes spelled Kim Yong-Il to avoid confusion with the former North Korean leader is a retired South Korean long jumper best known for winning two gold medals at the Asian Games. He also competed in the Olympics twice and was the first Korean track and field athlete to have made a final round at the Olympics. His personal best jump was 8. 00 metres achieved in August 1988 in Seoul. read more

His Parents

Kim Jong-suk
Kim Jong-suk
Kim Il-sung
Kim Il-sung

His mother is Kim Jong-suk and his father is Kim Il-sung. His mother was Mother of Kim Jong-il. His mother died at the age of 29 (Kim was 12 years old). When Kim born she was 42 years old. and Kim Il-sung was 50 years old when Kim born. His father was a President of North Korea.

What was Kim's zodiac sign?

Kim Jong-il zodiac sign was virgo.


Kim Jong-il had 3 siblings. Kim (8 years older) , Kim (18 years older) , and Kim (16 years older)

Awards (7)

Awarded Order of the National Flag , awarded Order of Kim Il-sung , awarded Hero of the Republic , awarded Jubilee Medal "50 Years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945" , awarded Jubilee Medal "65 Years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945" ,


He graduated from Kim Il-sung University and University Of Malta


    Kim Jong-il had four marriages.

  • Kim Young-Sook

    Kim Young-Sook, Olympic field hockey player

    He married with Kim Young-Sook (54), in 1974. Kim Jong-il (athlete) was 11 and Kim Young-Sook was 8 years old. After 37 years, 11 months, they break up on December 17th, 2011.

  • Ko Young-hee

    Ko Young-hee, Mother Of Kim Jong-un

  • Kim Ok

    Kim Ok, North Korean musician

  • Song Hye-rim

    Song Hye-rim, North Korean Actress, Mistress Of Kim Jong-il


He had six children, Kim , Kim (45) , Kim (46) , Kim (39) , Kim (38) and Kim (33) .

Game & Races (4)

Name Age at that time
1982 Asian Games 19 years old
1984 Summer Olympics 21 years old
1986 Asian Games 23 years old
1988 Summer Olympics 25 years old

Kim Jong-il Is A Member Of

When is Kim Jong-il's next birthday?

Kim Jong-il was born on the , which was a Tuesday

His real name:
Birth name of Kim Jong-il is Юрий Ирсенович Ким

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Kim Choongsoo

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