Jul
29
Languages available: NL

Death anniversary of Kim Jong-Il 2016

Saturday 17 December 2016 873 days from now
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Published: 13 Nov 2012 | By Jurriaan Bendien and 4 others | Last updated: 16 Dec 2013
Download this event

Most viewed on 29 Jul 2014

Pitea Dansar och Ler
Piteå, Sweden
Wed 30 Jul to Sun 03 Aug 2014
Keitelejazz
Äänekoski, Finland
Wed 30 Jul to Sat 02 Aug 2014
Festival Opera De Quebec
Quebec City, Canada
Wed 30 Jul to Sun 10 Aug 2014
More More Less Less

People viewing this also view

Feria Infantil
Feria de Zaragoza, Saragossa, Spain
Sun 25 Dec to Thu 29 Dec 2011
Porispere
Pori, Finland
Fri 02 Aug to Sun 04 Aug 2013
Das festival
Schaffhausen, Switzerland
Wed 08 Aug to Sat 11 Aug 2012
Aluminium China
Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Shanghai, People's Republic of China
Wed 05 Jun to Fri 07 Jun 2013
More More
Death anniversary of Kim Jong-Il 2016 -
Kim Jong-Il
Wikipedia - Presidentia...
It is the anniversary of the death of Kim Jong-il (1941-2011), known in North Korea as the "dear leader" and "the general". His father, the "eternal president", was Kim Il-Sung who ruled North Korea for 45 years. Kim Jong-il took over the reigns in 1994.

Under Kim Jong-il, North Korea's single-party state (the Juche idea) struggled with the loss of very substantial economic assistance from the former Soviet Union and China, and with trade boycotts from other countries. It led to a permanent shortage of essential goods. From 1990 onward, there have been several regional famines in North Korea which critics regard as having been preventable.

After his death, Kim Jong-il was given the honorific title "supreme commander" and was made an "eternal general secretary" of the Korean Workers' Party. 
Calendars with this event
About this event
Created by Jurriaan BendienCreated by Jurriaan Bendien
on Tue 13 Nov 2012
Modified by Jobien GroenLast modified by Jobien Groen
on Mon 16 Dec 2013

Edit event

Location: Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Future locations: Location is always the same
Date: Saturday 17 December 2016
Duration: 1 day
Repeats: Every December 17
Planning: confirmed
873 days from today
Future Editions

Who can report on this story?

Arrange a local correspondent on air in minutes:

Jason Strother

Senior Eastern Asia correspondent

Location: Seoul, South Korea

Language: English

Jason Strother is an American journalist who has been based in Seoul since 2006. He is the Korea correspondent for Monocle Magaz... moreJason Strother is an American journalist who has been based in Seoul since 2006. He is the Korea correspondent for Monocle Magazine and Radio and reports for PRI's The World, a co production of the BBC and WGBH-Boston. Jason also covers breaking news for NPR and files for broadcasters in North America, Europe and Asia. His writing frequently appears in the Christian Science Monitor and is carried by the Yonhap News Agency. Jason holds a BA in Broadcasting from Montclair State University in his home state of New Jersey and a MA in International Relations from the University of Kent (UK). In addition to reporting from both sides of the Korean peninsula, Jason has filed from China, Japan, Cambodia, the Philippines, India, Brazil and the US.

Contact Jason Strother

Julian Ryall

Senior Eastern Asia correspondent

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Language: English

Julian Ryall never expected to still be in Tokyo 18 years after he first arrived, but quickly realised its advantages over his n... moreJulian Ryall never expected to still be in Tokyo 18 years after he first arrived, but quickly realised its advantages over his native London. He is the Japan correspondent for The Daily Telegraph and freelances for publications around the world.

Contact Julian Ryall

Peter Richards

Senior Eastern Asia correspondent

Location: Beijing, China

Language: English

Peter Richards works as a reporter and presenter at Radio Prague. He has worked as a freelancer for a number of years, reporting... morePeter Richards works as a reporter and presenter at Radio Prague. He has worked as a freelancer for a number of years, reporting for clients such as BBC Radio 4 and Teamtalk UK, reporting on affairs within The Czech Republic and various sports related stories.

Contact Peter Richards

Upcoming

 
 
 
 
 
This is a repeating event




You are about to delete this event.
Are you sure?


You are about to add an event without a confirmed date


You need to be logged in to edit this event. Please sign up or log in here.


Only the event creator can add subevents to this event.

You are about to remove calendar "this calendar" from this event.
Are you sure ?


You must be the original creator or an admin to delete this event

Only editors can add events on this calendar.

Become an editor

Let a friend know about this event.

Email
Subject:
Message:
Hey, check out on Zapaday! Greetings,
Let your friends know about this venue.

Email
Subject:
Message:
What's wrong with this comment?

You are trying to promote the Death anniversary of Kim Jong-Il event to a moderated calendar. All new events for this calendar first have to be reviewed by the current editor's.

Do you want to promote the Death anniversary of Kim Jong-Il event to the calendar?



Thanks for helping to keep Zapaday up-to-date.

It may take one or two minutes before planning changes become visible.


Do not show this again
Only editors can add events to this calendar.

Become an editor

Error in form


The calendar you're trying to add has already been added to this event.

This is not a valid number


Please add the following required information:
Check the highlighted fields

You are about to leave this page. Any changes you made will not be saved.

Are you sure?

You are about to leave this page. Any changes you made will not be saved.

Are you sure?

You are about to leave this page. Any changes you made will not be saved.

Are you sure?

Is this your event?
If you are the organizer of this event, you can claim it and edit it directly.

Please log in to claim your event.

No account yet? Sign up, it's free!
What's wrong with this comment?


Choose your view:

    Worldwide
    Country
    Regional
    City
 


  1. Enter your iPhone email-address and click "Send to my iPhone" to receive an email.
  2. Open the email with your iPhone and click the link inside.
  1. Enter your Android Phone email-address and click "Send to my Android Phone" to receive an email.
  2. Open the email with your Android Phone and click the link inside.
Click the add button to add this event to your Google Calendar.
Click the import button to import this event to Outlook.
Click the import button to import this event to Apple iCal.
  1. Copy this link:
  2. Start Thunderbird.
  3. Open your agenda.
  4. Click File > New > Agenda.
  5. Choose "Over the network" and click "next".
  6. Choose iCalendar (.ics) and paste the link of the first step in the "Location" field.
  7. Choose a name for the agenda and click "Finish".
Your agenda will be updated every 30 minutes.
Export event as EventsML-G2
Export event(s) as plain text
Link was sent to your device

Let a friend know about this event.

Email
Subject:
Message:
Hey, check out on Zapaday! Greetings,
Let your friends know about this venue.

Email
Subject:
Message:
Share

Link to this
Calendars with this event

Add to one of my calendars
Add to calendar
Sync any Zapaday calendar to your personal calendar, phone or iGoogle.

Do you have a website? Include a Zapaday badge with today's or tomorrow's events.
  1. Enter your iPhone email-address and click "Send to my iPhone" to receive an email.
  2. Open the email with your iPhone and click the link inside.
  1. Enter your Android Phone email-address and click "Send to my Android Phone" to receive an email.
  2. Open the email with your Android Phone and click the link inside.
Click the add button to add this calendar to your Google Calendar.
Click the import button to import this calendar to Outlook.
Click the import button to import this calendar to Apple iCal.
  1. Copy this link:
  2. Start Thunderbird.
  3. Open your agenda.
  4. Click File > New > Agenda.
  5. Choose "Over the network" and click "next".
  6. Choose iCalendar (.ics) and paste the link of the first step in the "Location" field.
  7. Choose a name for the agenda and click "Finish".
Your agenda will be updated every 30 minutes.
Copy this link and paste it in the new subscription field of your RSS reader.
Click the add button to add this calendar to your iGoogle
Copy and paste this code:
Changing the settings below alters the code.
Title:
Filter events by location:

Show events for



Width:
Font:
Font-size:

Background
Border
Calendar title
Event title
Event details
Calendar Title
Event title
[Calendar] | [venue], [Location], [country], [Date], [Time]
Event title
[Calendar] | [venue], [Location], [country], [Date], [Time]
Event title
[Calendar] | [venue], [Location], [country], [Date], [Time]
Export event(s) as plain text

This event has been added to your My Zapaday page.
Do not show this again



For now, you can track up to 5 events, calendars or venues. Let us know if you want to track more.

How would you like your reminder for this event?

Send reminders to my email days in advance
How often do you want to receive the calendar email?





What kind of event would you like to create?