At some point, Seok-young became the President of South Korea. A patron of the arts, he owned the Suam Art Foundation which included a center where concerts were performed. He also owned a European soccer team and a Major League Baseball team. Seok-young and his wife had one son, who married and had his own son named Yoon Ji-hoo. When Ji-hoo was five, his parents were killed in a car accident. Ji-hoo, who survived, was raised by his grandparents.