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Kim Il-Sung (1912–1994)

Kim Il-Sung was born on April 15, 1912 in Man'gyondae, Korea [now North Korea] as Kimg Song Ju. He was a writer, known for Kotpanum chonio (1972) and Pibada (1969). He was married to Kim Sung-ae and Kim Jong-suk. He died on July 8, 1994 in P'yongyang, North Korea. See full bio »


(age 82) in P'yongyang, North Korea

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Kotpanum chonio
Pibada Writer


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 1972 Kotpanum chonio (play and screenplay - as Il Sung Kim)
 1969 Pibada (play - as Il Sung Kim)
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 2010 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu (Documentary)
Himself (as Kim Ir-Sen)
 2009 The Lost World of Communism (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Socialism in One Family (2009) ... Himself (as Il Sung Kim)
- The Kingdom of Forgetting (2009) ... Himself (as Il Sung Kim)
 2007 National Geographic Explorer (TV Series documentary)
- Inside North Korea (2007) ... Himself (as Il Sung Kim)
 2006 Crossing the Line (Documentary)
Himself (as Il Sung Kim)
 2003 Sendung ohne Namen (TV Series documentary)
Himself (politician)
- Sex Sex Sex Sex Sex!!! (2003) ... Himself (politician)
 2002 The Game of Their Lives (Documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1999 The Korean War: Fire and Ice (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1998 Sworn to Secrecy: Secrets of War (TV Series documentary)
- Battlefield Deceptions ... Himself (uncredited)
- Korea: Stalin's Secret Air War ... Himself (uncredited)
 1998 Cold War (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Korea (1998) ... Himself (uncredited)
 1997 Our Time in Hell: The Korean War (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as Il Sung Kim)
 1994 The Century of Warfare (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- The Violent Century 1900 - 1992 ... Himself (as Il Sung Kim)
 1984 Diese Golzower - Umstandsbestimmung eines Ortes (TV Movie documentary)

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Alternate Names:

Kim Ir-Sen | Il Sung Kim | Il-Sung Kim


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Communist leader of North Korea (1948-1994). See more »

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