Taiwanese politicianDied when: 85 years 307 days (1030 months)
Star Sign: Gemini
Lin Yang-kang (Chinese: 林洋港; pinyin: Lín Yánggǎng [lǐn jǎŋ.kàŋ]; 10 June 1927 – 13 April 2013) was a Taiwanese politician.
He was born at Sun Moon Lake during the Japanese rule of Taiwan.Some thought he might be Chiang Ching-kuo's successor as head of the Kuomintang (KMT), but after failing to win the KMT's nomination for president in 1996, he became an independent.
Lin rejoined the party in 2005, and died in 2013.