Yi Ku



Age: 73


Summary: son of Korea's last crown prince and the last direct heir to Korea's throne who led a life blighted by his status as heir to a throne that he never looked likely to regain after Japanese colonialism caused the downfall of the Choson dynasty that had ruled since 1392.



Cause of Death: Heart failure


Born: December 29, 1931


Died: July 16, 2005


Location: Tokyo, Japan