|Birth Day||September 22, 1975|
|Birth Place||South Korea|
|Age||45 YEARS OLD|
Badminton player from South Korea who won 2 Olympic gold medals, one in 1996 in Atlanta, and one in 2004 in Athens.
He competed in his first Olympics in 1996, winning gold in mixed doubles.
He won 6 gold medals in Asian Badminton Championships.
He married former mixed doubles partner Ra Kyung-min and the couple had their first child in 2007.
He won gold at the 2004 Olympics where swimmer Michael Phelps won a remarkable 8 gold medals.