Top 100 business founders in the World No.33: Lee Byung Chul- Samsung Corporation

28-10-2016

(Worldkings)Lee Byung-chul (February 12, 1910 Uiryeong, Gyeongsangnam-do – November 19, 1987 Seoul) was the founder of the Samsung Group and one of South Korea's most successful businessmen.

1910: Lee Byung Chul was born in South Gyeyongsang, Korea.

1931: graduated in Waseda University, Japan.

1938: founded Samsung Trading Company, and then 1951 founded Samsung Corporation.

1964: established Samsung Scholarship.

Lee Byung Chul (upper) and HQ of Samsung Corp in South Korea

1969: established Samsung Electronics.

1973-1977: founded Samsung Corning, Samsung Shipbuilding and Samsung Precision Co.

1979-1987: establish Samsung Semiconductor, Samsung Medical Equipment Co, Samsung Data System, and Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology.

1961-1987: chairman of Samsung Corporation until he died.


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