Some Lesser Known Facts About Kim Jong-un
- Does Kim Jong-un smoke?: Yes.
- Does Kim Jong-un drink Alcohol?: Yes.
- Kim Jong-un secretly attended the school in Switzerland, as per his one of the classmates.
|Real Name||Kim Jong-un|
|Nickname||yŏngmyŏng-han tongji, young general, lil kim, Brilliant Comrade|
|Party||Workers’ Party of Korea|
|Political Journey||• On 27 March 2012, Kim was elected to the Fourth Conference of the Workers’ Party of Korea.
• On 11 April, that conference elected him as leader of the party under the newly created title of First Secretary.
|Biggest Rival||Kim Jong-nam (Half Brother)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 136 kg
in Pounds- 300 lbs
|Date of Birth||8 January 1984|
|Age (as in 2017)||33 Years|
|Birth Place||Pyongyang, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||Pyongyang, North Korea|
|School||The Liebefeld-Steinhölzli public school in Köniz, Switzerland,|
|College||Kim Il-sung University
Kim Il-sung Military University
HELP University (Honorary)
|Educational Qualifications||Doctorate in Economics|
|Family||Father– Kim Jong-il
Mother– Ko Yong-hui
Uncle– Kim Pyong-il
Aunty– Kim Kyong-hui
|Religion||Atheist, Juche ( Self-Reliance )|
|Hobbies||Playing basketball and Watching action movies|
|Controversies||• In July 2015, South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se said that Kim executed 70 officials since coming to power in late 2011.
• On 10 December 2015, As per State Media outlet KCNA, Kim claimed- “North Korea has added Hydrogen Bomb to its Nuclear Arsenal.
• In 2015, he threatened USA – “If USA attacks us, we will attack USA with Hydrogen Bomb.”
• On 6 July 2016, the Obama administration imposes sanctions on Kim and 10 other regime officials.
• In his Regime in January 2016, North Korea carried out its first Underground Hydrogen bomb test.
|Favorite Politician||Not Known|
|Favorite Quote||• The military might of a country represents its national strength. Only when it builds up its military might in every way can it develop into a thriving country.
• The days are gone forever when our enemies could blackmail us with nuclear bombs.
|Favorite Food||Cheese and Wine|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Net Worth||$5 billion|