Kim Yoon-ok

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Kim Yoon-ok
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Kim in 2009
First Lady of South Korea
In office
25 February 2008 – 25 February 2013
President Lee Myung-bak
Preceded by Kwon Yang-sook
Succeeded by Vacant
Personal details
Born (1947-03-26) March 26, 1947 (age 71)
Jinju, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea
Spouse(s) Lee Myung-bak
Relations Lee Sang-deuk (brother-in-law)
Children Lee Ju-yeon (b. 1971)
Lee Seung-yeon (b. 1973)
Lee Su-yeon (b. 1975)
Lee Shi-hyeong (b. 1978)
Alma mater Ewha Womans University
Religion Presbyterianism

Kim Yoon-ok, also called Kim Yun-ok, (Korean: 김윤옥, born 26 March 1947) is the wife of Lee Myung-bak, President of the Republic of Korea .

Her family runs a construction company in Daegu. She and her husband Lee Myung-bak met at the College of Health Education at Ewha Womans University.

On December 19, 1970, after graduation from the University, Kim was engaged to Lee Myung-bak against her family's will. Lee was then director of the Hyundai Engineering Corporation. They have 1 son and 3 daughters together. Kim Yoon-ok enjoys cooking.