Kim Seong-jip was born on January 13, 1919, and died on February 20, 2016.
He was a weightlifter from South Korea.
Following that he competed for South Korea in the 1952 Summer Olympics, 1956 Summer Olympics where he finished in third and fifth respectively.
Seong-jip was the first person to have won the same medal at two continuous Summer Olympics games for South Korea.
Kim Seong-jip passed away at 97 yrs old.