Yoo Chang-soon

This is a Korean name; the family name is Yoo.
Yoo Chang-soon
Hangul 유창순
Hanja 劉彰順
Revised Romanization Yu Changsun
McCune–Reischauer Yu Ch'angsun

Yoo Chang-soon (6 August 1918 – 2 June 2010) was the Prime Minister of South Korea from 4 January 1982 to 24 June 1982. [1] Yoo was born in Anju, South Pyongan, a city located in present-day North Korea, and attended the Pyongyang Commercial School (평양상업학교).[2] He went on to tertiary education at Hastings College in Nebraska, graduating in 1950. The following year, he entered the service of the South Korean government, working at the Bank of Korea's Tokyo branch.[3]


  1. "Former prime minister Yoo passes away". koreaherald.com. 3 June 2010. Retrieved 15 July 2010.
  2. "유창순 전 국무총리 숙환으로 별세", Chosun Ilbo, 2010-06-03, retrieved 2011-09-30
  3. "유창순 전 국무총리 별세", The Hankyoreh, 2010-06-30, retrieved 2011-09-30
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