Samsung Group Chairman Lee Kun Hee dies at the age of 78

According to Samsung Electronics, the group’s chairman, Lee Kun Hee, passed away on October 25 at the age of 78.

According to Reuters, a representative of Samsung Electronics announced that the chairman of this group, Lee Kun Hee, had passed away on October 25.

Mr. Lee Kun Hee, born in 1942, has grown his father’s noodle business, Lee Byung Chull, to become the largest corporation in Korea.

He died after more than 6 years hospitalized from a heart attack.