O Jin U

Born: 1917 AD
Died: 1995 AD
Nationality: Korean
Categories: Defense Minister

1953 – He was appointed as Minister of State Security in February.

1953 – North Korean defense minister, commander of the army, influential member of the Communist Party and city elder.


1976 – 1995 – He was appointed as  North Korean defense minister.


1994 – He ensured Kim Jong Il’s succession after death of Kim Il Sung.


1995 – He died on th 28th of February of old age.