Causes of his death remain unknown.
Koo, who was born in 1925 and headed LG Group in 1969-1995, succeeded the post of the chairman from his father Koo In-hwoi, the company’s founder.
Koo Cha-kyung had six children with his wife, Ha Jeong-im, who passed away in 2008.
He is the father of later Chairman Koo Bon-moo, who died in May 2018 at the age of 73, and grandfather of the incumbent head of the company, Koo Kwang-mo.
Sputnik / Alexey Vitvitsky
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