Choi Kyu-hah



Age: 87


Summary: former president of South Korea for a short term from 1979 to 1980 who became acting president in 1979 after the assassination of President Park Chung-hee and was forced to resign just eight months later after a military coup.



Cause of Death: Heart failure


Born: July 16, 1919


Died: October 22, 2006


Location: Seoul, South Korea