BirthdayMarch 26, 1875
BirthplaceWhanghae, Korea

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Syngman Rhee

    Full name: Syngman Rhee
    Also known as: Rhee, Syngman, Syngman Rhee, Dr. Syngman Rhee
    Education: Princeton University
    Professions: President of South Korea
    Nationality: South Korean
    Work: Speaker of the National Constituent Assembly

  2. Syngman Rhee Death information

    Died: Monday, 19th of July, 1965 (Age: 90)

  3. Syngman Rhee Biography

    Template:Infobox Chinese/KoreanSyngman Rhee (Korean: ??? I Seungman, pronounced [i? s???.man]; April 18, 1875 – July 19, 1965) was a Korean statesman and the first president of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea as well as the first president of South Korea. His three-term presidency of South Korea (August 1948 to April 1960) was strongly affected by Cold War tensions on the Korean peninsula.Rhee was regarded as an anti-Communist and a strongman, and he led South Korea through the Korean War. His presidency ended in resignation following popular protests against a disputed election. He died in exile in Honolulu, Hawaii.

  4. Syngman Rhee Family

    Spouse: Francesca Donner
    Childrens: Rhee In-soo Yi In-su or 이인수 - - adopted

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