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(FILES) This file photo taken on December 19, 1997 shows South Korean-president-elect Kim Dae-Jung cheering during a press conference at the National Assembly in Seoul after his election victory over the ruling party's Lee Hoi-Chang. Former South Korean president Kim Dae-Jung died on August 18, 2009 at the age of 83, a hospital spokesman said. AFP PHOTO / FILES