Kim Il-sung vs Mao Zedong

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Former President of North Korea
Communist Leader of China
$5 Billion
Net worth 2018
Presidents
Industry
Political Leaders
Pyongyang
Residence
Shaoshan
Korean
Country
Chinese
15/04/1912
BirthDay
26/12/1893
July 8, 1994
Died On
September 9, 1976
Education
Shaoshan Primary School
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
1994

Although this famous leader died in 1994, he is still legally the president of North Korea

1992

In 1992, he negotiated a series of compromises with South Korea

1991

In 1991, he successfully lobbied the United Nations to admit his country as a member nation

1972

In 1972, he ordered a new constitution to take effect, making him the permanent president of the country

1968

In 1968, North Korean forces successfully captured the ‘USS Pueblo’ and her crew, an American naval vessel

1955

In 1955, he invented 'Juche', his own religion and political ideology

1953

Fighting continued until 1953, when a ceasefire between North and South Korea was signed

1950

On June 25, 1950, he ordered his forces to invade South Korea and capture the entirety of the peninsula

1948

Kim Jong-il has been the Eternal President of the Republic of North Korea since September 9, 1948, a position that he continues to hold posthumously

1946

On February 8, 1946, he officially became the chairman of the ‘Interim People's Committee’

1945

On August 15, 1945, the ‘Soviet Red Army’ entered Pyongyang and liberated it from the Japanese

1940

In 1940, Kim and his troops were forced to flee as the Japanese forces advanced

1935

In 1935, he joined the ‘Northeast Anti-Japanese United Army’

1932

In 1932, he joined the ‘Communist Party of China’

1926

In October 1926, he founded the 'Down With Imperialism Union'

1920

In 1920, his family fled to prevent persecution by the Japanese conquerors

1912

Kim Song-ju was born on April 15, 1912 in Mangyondae, Heian-nando, Japanese Korea

1976

Suffering from bad health for about several years which further declined in the beginning of 1976, Zedong suffered from a severe heart attack and a worsened lung infection

1949

He is the founding father of the People’s Republic of China , which came into existence in 1949

1911

Zedong moved to Changsha in 1911 to gain secondary education

1893

Mao Zedong was born on December 26, 1893, in Hunan Proviince of China, to Mao Yichang and Wen Qimei