Rev. Sun Myung Moon



Age: 92


Summary: religious leader who founded the Unification Church and built it into a multi-billion dollar business empire that included newspapers, schools, a ski resort, and dozens of other ventures in several countries, but who gained fame in the 1970's and 1980's for pairing up and marrying off thousands of followers at elaborate mass weddings.



Cause of Death: Complications from pneumonia


Born: February 25, 1920


Died: September 3, 2012


Location: Gapyeong, South Korea