Zen Master Seung Sahn

Seungsahn, born Duk-In Lee, was a Korean Seon master of the Jogye Order and founder of the international Kwan Um School of Zen. He was the seventy-eighth Patriarch in his lineage. Wikipedia
Born: August 1, 1927, Sunchon, North Korea
Died: November 30, 2004, Seoul, South Korea
Education: Dongguk University
Predecessor: Kobong
Organizations founded: Kwan Um School of Zen, Cambridge Zen Center