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Kim Il-sung

Pronunciation: /kim ilˈso͝oNG/ Pronunciation: /ˈsəNG/
(1912–94), Korean communist statesman; first premier of North Korea 1948–72 and president 1972–94; born Kim Song-ju. He maintained a one-party state and created a personality cult around himself and his family. He was succeeded by his son Kim Jong-il (1942–2011).

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