Roh Tae-woo

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This is a Korean name; the faimily name is Roh.
Roh Tae-woo
노태우
Roh Tae-woo - cropped, 1989-Mar-13.jpg
Roh in 1989
6t Preses o Sooth Korea
In office
Februar 25, 1988 – Februar 25, 1993
Prime MeenisterLee Hyun Jae
Kang Young Hoon
Roh Jai Bong
Shin Hyon Hwak
Chung Won Shik
Hyun Soong-jong
Precedit biChun Doo-hwan
Succeedit biKim Young-sam
Preses o the Seoul Olympic Organisin Committee
In office
Julie 11, 1983 – Mey 7, 1986
LeaderJuan Antonio Samaranch
Precedit biKim Yong-shik
Succeedit biPark Seh-jik
Personal details
Born (1933-12-04) 4 December 1933 (age 86)
Dalseong Coonty, North Gyeongsang, Japanese Korea
(nou Dong-gu, Daegu, North Gyeongsang Province, Sooth Korea)
NaitionalitySooth Korea
Poleetical pairtyIndependent
Spoose(s)Kim Ok-suk
BairnsSohYeong Roh(daughter)
Roh Jae-heon(son)
Alma materKorea Militar Academy (B.S.)
ReligionBuddhismProtestantism[1]
Signatur
Militar service
Allegiance Sooth Korea
Service/branch Sooth Korea Airmy
Years o service1950-1981
RankGeneral
Commands9t Infantry Diveesion, Caipital Defence Command, Defence Security Command
Battles/warsKorean War
Vietnam War
Korean name
Hangul노태우
Hanja盧泰愚
Revised RomanisationNo Tae-u
McCune–ReischauerNo T'aeu
Pen name
Hangul용당
Hanja庸堂
Revised RomanisationYongdang
McCune–ReischauerYongdang

Roh Tae-woo (Korean pronunciation: [no.tʰɛ̝.u]; born December 4, 1933) is an umwhile Sooth Korean politeecian an ROK Airmy general wha served as the 6t Preses o Sooth Korea frae 1988 tae 1993.

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