Chung Ju-yung

 

 

Age: 85

 

Summary: founder of the South Korean auto and electronics conglomerate Hyundai Group, in which the company is credited with helping to revitalize South Korea's war-ravaged economy, but split in 2000 amid debt and squabbles between two of his sons.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: November 25, 1915

 

Died: March 21, 2001

 

Location: Seoul, South Korea