Jang Deok-jin, South Korean politician, Died at 82


Jang Deok-jin was born on June 27, 1934, and died on April 20, 2017.
He was a South Korean lawyer and politician.
Jang Deok-jin was a native of Chuncheon, he attended Korea University, where he earned a law degree in 1960.
He started his political career in 1968 at what became the Ministry of Strategy and Finance.
Jang Deok-jin led the Korea Football Association from 1970 to 1973.
Following his retirement from politics, Jang became an economic adviser for the provinces of Heilongjiang and Jilin in China and also taught at Harbin Institute of Technology.
Jang Deok-jin passed away at 82 years old.