Park Geun-hye: a Life in Pictures

In this undated handout photo, president-elect Park Geun-hye plays with her father and then-president Park Chung-hee and her mother Yuk Young-soo along with her younger brother and sister in Seoul, sometime in the 1960s. In this undated handout photo, president-elect Park Geun-hye plays with her father and then-president Park Chung-hee and her mother Yuk Young-soo along with her younger brother and sister in Seoul, sometime in the 1960s.
Left: Park (in white dotted circle) with her classmates on an excursion in middle school; Right: Park plays the guitar sometime in the 1960s, when she was in high school. Left: Park (in white dotted circle) with her classmates on an excursion in middle school; Right: Park plays the guitar sometime in the 1960s, when she was in high school.
Park leaves Cheong Wa Dae after her fathers funeral in November 1979. He was assassinated by his security chief after a drinking session. Park leaves Cheong Wa Dae after her father's funeral in November 1979. He was assassinated by his security chief after a drinking session.
Left: Park in her 20s; Right: Park, then chairwoman of the Grand National Party, brings her partys signboard to the new headquarters in March 2004, when she moved it to a tent in a bid to remake the party. Left: Park in her 20s; Right: Park, then chairwoman of the Grand National Party, brings her party's signboard to the new headquarters in March 2004, when she moved it to a tent in a bid to remake the party.
englishnews@chosun.com / Dec. 20, 2012 12:34 KST