Dictator’s Daughter Takes Korean Presidency Vowing to Heal Scars

Dictator’s Daughter Takes Korean Presidency Vowing to Heal Scars

Former South Korean President Park Chung Hee, right, and his daughter Park Geun Hye cast ballots in Seoul, South Korea, in this 1977 photo. Park became South Korea’s first lady at age 22, after her mother was slain in a 1974 attempt on the life of her father and temporarily left public life when he was killed in 1979. Souce: Yonhap, via AP Photo