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Lee Hyun-jae

South Korean Prime Minister

Lee Hyun Jae (born December 20, 1929) is a former South Korean politician.

Lee Hyun Jae
20th Prime Minister of South Korea
In office
March 2, 1988 – December 4, 1988[1]
Preceded byKim Jeong-ryeol
Succeeded byKang Young-Hoon
Personal details
Born (1929-12-20) December 20, 1929 (age 89)
Hongseong, Chungcheongnam-do, Chōsen (now South Korea)

He served from March to December 1988 as the twentieth prime minister of South Korea.[2][3]

Lee is the chairman of the Ho-Am Prize Committee[4] and an advisor of the Korean Association for Cultural Economics as of 2017.[5]


  1. "Former Prime Ministers". Prime Minister's Office. Retrieved 2009-04-12.
  2. Yahu! Baekgwasajeon 야후! 백과사전 [Yahoo! Encyclopedia], s.v. "Lee Hyeon-jae" 이현재,
  3. "네이버 인물검색".