Chung Mong-Yoon Net Worth is$Million
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
deserves the money?
Rating: 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Would you date ?
Rating: 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)
Birth Name: Chung Ju-yung
Birth Date: 1915/11/25
Birth Place: Tongchon, Korea under Japanese rule,
Death Date: 2001/03/21/1915/11/25
Death Place: Songpa-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Nationality: South Korean
Known For: Founder and honorary chairman of Hyundai.
Occupation: Businessman
Chung Ju-yung (hangul:i ?i? 1/4 i??, hanja:e?-a??ae?,, November 25, 1915 - March 21, 2001) was a South Korean famous entrepreneur, businessman and the founder of all Hyundai Groups of South Koreas.
Chung Ju-yung was born in KangwA?n province (now located in North Korea), during a time when Korea was under Japanese rule. Born to a large impoverished family of peasants, he was the eldest out of six children. As a young boy, Chung dreamed of becoming a school teacher but his hopes were cut short because the restrictive environment at the time kept the family stuck in poverty, effectively keeping Chung away from the opportunities of higher education. Despite the setbacks, Chung continued to go to a local Confucian school run by his grandfather whenever his time was not taken up by tasks on the family farm.
Chunga??s talent for business became apparent during his trips into town where he would sell wood. The fast paced atmosphere of the town along with the articles in newspapers he read sparked his imagination and he soon grew tired of the poverty that he and his family had to endure. At the age of sixteen, Chung and a friend decided to travel to the city of Chongjin for work in hopes of escaping the harsh realities of farm life. After a 15-mile trek through the most dangerous parts of the Paechun valley, the pair reached the town of Kowon where they took up jobs as construction workers. They worked long hours for low pay but Chung enjoyed the fact that he could independently earn money. Chung & his friend continued the work for two months until Chung's father found their whereabouts.
The journey that Chung and his friend had embarked on made him realize his passion for civil engineering and gave him a sense of accomplishment that he had been looking for. Once he returned to Asan, he devised another escape plan; this time towards Seoul. With two companions, Chung left for Seoul in April 1933. The journey seemed to be destined for failure, especially since one of

(Visited 12 times, 1 visits today)

Chung Mong-Yoon Latest News

A look at 5 richest conglomerate families in South Korea

Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance Chairman Chung Mong-yoon and Hyundai Department Store Chairman Chung Ji-seon. Hyundai Group Chairwoman Hyun Jeong-eun is also included in Korea's top 100 wealthiest lis...
Posted: December 22, 2016, 4:00 pm

Hyundai Marine accused of ignoring customers

Hyundai Marine, which is headed by Chairman Chung Mong-yoon, particularly struggles when it comes to payouts to customers. A separate tally from the association shows that Hyundai Marine refused 2.67 ...
Posted: March 9, 2017, 10:10 am

3 from Hyundai in top 10 stock-rich list

Korea has 10 stock-rich billionaires among the nearly 1,000 millionaires ... Hyundai Marine & Fire Chairman Chung Mong-yoon was ranked 33 with his stocks’ value estimated at $390 milllion. Chairman of ...
Posted: August 9, 2010, 11:45 am
Related Topics:
Chung Ju-yung Chung Mong- Joon, Chung Mong Joon Fifa, Chung Mong-Joon, Chung Mong-joon Children, Chung Mong-joon Cnn, Chung Mong-Joon Net Worth, Chung Mong-joon Nuclear, Chung Mong-joon Son, Chung Mong-Yoon, Chung Mong-Yoon Age, Chung Mong-Yoon Bio, Chung Mong-Yoon Country, Chung Mong-Yoon Date Of Birth, Chung Mong-Yoon Earnings, Chung Mong-Yoon Ethnicity, Chung Mong-Yoon Gossips, Chung Mong-Yoon Height, Chung Mong-Yoon History, Chung Mong-Yoon Home Town, Chung Mong-Yoon Images, Chung Mong-Yoon Income, Chung Mong-Yoon Job, Chung Mong-Yoon Nationality, Chung Mong-Yoon Net Worth, Chung Mong-Yoon Networth, Chung Mong-Yoon News, Chung Mong-Yoon Partner, Chung Mong-Yoon Place Of Birth, Chung Mong-Yoon Rumors, Chung Mong-Yoon Salary, Chung Mong-Yoon Secrets, Chung Mong-Yoon Videos, Chung Mong-Yoon Weight, How Much Is Chung Mong-Yoon Earnings, How Much Is Chung Mong-Yoon Income, How Much Is Chung Mong-Yoon Net Worth, How Much Is Chung Mong-Yoon Salary, How Much Is Chung Mong-Yoon Worth, Mong Yung Chung Hyundai, Who Is Chung Mong-Yoon,