Kim Jong Il's career in advertising

North Korea\'s late dictator was the unwitting participant in a number of marketing campaigns

Published December 28, 2011 1:00AM (EST)

This article originally appeared on Imprint.

ImprintOn Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011, traveling on his train, Kim Jong Il, president of North Korea and star of advertising world died. Here are some highlights of his advertising career.

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