North Korean leader
Kim Jong-un Rank
Kim Jong-un Rank
About Kim Jong-un
Kim Jong-un was declared the supreme leader of North Korea after the death and funeral of his father Kim Jong-il in 2011. He officially assumed office on April 13, 2012. Among the numerous titles that he holds include the First Secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea and Supreme Commander of the Korean People's Army. He was in his late 20s when he became the leader of North Korea making him one of the youngest state leaders in the world.
He is the son of Ko Young-hee and Kim Jong-il. North Korea's state media announced in July 2012 that he was married to Ri Sol-ju.
In 2013, Forbes magazine placed him on its list of the World's Most Powerful People. He was number 46 on the list.
Famous quotes by Kim Jong-un
The 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.Kim Jong-un
Kim Jong-un's Popularity
Kim Jong-un is a famous North Korean leader, who was born on January 8, 1984. As a person born on this date, Kim Jong-un is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (January 8) and the 1st most popular for the year (1984).
People born on January 8 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Kim Jong-un is the 1st most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Kim Jong-un's birthday, Kim Jong-un is the 1st most famous North Korean.
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