Best Known For
Roh Moo-hyun was a lawyer and human rights activist who was the president of South Korea from 2003-'08.
Think you know about Biography?
Answer questions and see how you rank against other players.Play Now
Born on August 6, 1946, in Gimhae, South Korea, Roh Moo-hyun educated himself to pass the bar and served as a human rights lawyer. He worked under Kim Dae-jung before running for president himself, winning the election in 2002. With a tumultuous time in office, including impeachment proceedings, Roh’s presidency ended in 2008. After facing bribery charges, he committed suicide on May 23, 2009.
© 2014 A+E Networks. All rights reserved.
Included In These Groups
Famous Leos 558 people in this group
Famous Lawyers 150 people in this group
Famous People Born in 1946 105 people in this group
profile name: Roh Moo-hyun profile occupation:
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.