Samsung group chairman Lee Kun-hee died, says Samsung

SEOUL, Oct 25 (Reuters) - South Korea's Samsung Electronics (SSNLF) Chairman Lee Kun-hee died on Sunday, the company said.

Born in 1942, Lee helped grow his father Lee Byung-chull's noodle trading business into South Korea's biggest conglomerate. (Reporting by Cynthia Kim, Joyce Lee; Editing by William Mallard)

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