Kim Yong Sun
Summary: top aide to North Korean leader Kim Jong-il and a member of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party and Pyongyang's top policy coordinator on relations with South Korea since 1992, who was involved in reconciliation efforts with South Korea and sat between the leaders during the 2000 reconciliation summit.
Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a June 2003 car accident
Died: October 23, 2003
Location: Seoul, South Korea