Kim Jong-Un

Kim Jong-Un

About Kim Jong-Un

Kim Jong-un, also romanised as Kim Jong-eun, Kim Jong Un or Kim Jung-eun (born 8 January 1983 or 1984), is the supreme leader of North Korea, the son of Kim Jong-il and the grandson of Kim Il-sung. He has held the titles of the First Secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea, the Chairman of the Central Military Commission, First Chairman of the National Defence Commission of North Korea, the Supreme Commander of the Korean People's Army, and also a presidium member of the Central Politburo of the Workers' Party of Korea. He was officially declared the supreme leader following the state funeral for his father, Kim Jong-il on 28 December 2011. He is the third and youngest son of Kim Jong-il and his consort Ko Young-hee.

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