Lee Kun Hee BioReal Name:
Lee Kun HeeProfession:
Personal LifeDate of Birth :
9 January 1942Age (as in 2019) :
77 Years Birthplace :
Uiryeong County, South Korea Zodiac sign :
George Washington University, Waseda UniversityNet Worth :
Lee Maeng-heeMarital Status :
Lee Jae-yong (23 June 1968)Daughter:
Lee Seo-hyun (20 September 1973), Lee Boo-Jin (6 October 1970), Lee Yoon-hyung
(26 April 1979)
Physical Stats & MoreHeight (approx.) :
164 cm (in centimeters), 1.64 m, 5’ 5” (in feet inches)
About Lee Kun Hee
Lee Kun Hee is 77 years old; well-known Korean business magnate and the chairman of electronics empire Samsung Group. He is the richest man of South Korea, and is ranked 35th most powerful person by Forbes magazine.
Lee Kun Hee was born on January 10, 1942 in Uiryeong, South Kyongsang Province of South China. He is the son of Samsung’s founder Lee ByungChul. Lee Kun Hee has completed his undergraduate studies from Waseda University; he has done bachelors in economics and later pursued Master of Business administration degree from George Washington University.
Lee Kun Hee, after completing his education, has joined Samsung and brought major changes in it. Lee changed all of that to make Samsung an internationally renowned firm. It can be argued that Samsung is now the most prominent Asian brand in the world. Under the leadership of Lee, Samsung has become a global leader in world of mobile and electronics.
Recently on Feb 14, 2019, Lee’s home was raided as he faced accusations that Samsung is responsible for slush fund used to bribe political figures and prosecutors in South Korea.
Lee Kun Hee’s is married to Hong Ra-Hee, who is the daughter of Hong Jin Ki, former chairman of the JoongAngLLBo and Tongyang Broadcasting Company. The couple has together four children the eldest child and the only son Lee Jae-yong (born 1968) and three daughters Lee Boo-jin (born 1970), Lee Seo-hyun (born 1973) and Lee Yoon-hyung (born 1979, died 2005).
As per information available on web sources, Lee Kun Hee’s net worth is estimated to be around US $17.5billion.He stands at 61st position in World’s list of billionaires.