Below are external links to Tae Kwon Do history. These links are included here for people interested in learning about Tae Kwon Do history. On these pages you can search for Won Kuk Lee (also Yee or Yi), Duk Sung Son, and Chung Do Kwan.
Content is the sole responsibility of the hosting web site and is sometimes copyrighted. We cannot make any statements as to the accuracy. There is no particular order to these links.
To add, modify, or delete a link, please contact the Webmaster. Please report any broken links.
With great sadness, we report that Grandmaster Son passed away on March 29th, 2011. The memory of a great man and the way he touched tens of thousands of lives continues to inspire us.
Links with more news:
Tae Kwon Do Times, September 2011
Tae Kwon Do Historian on Facebook (account required)
Seoul Shinmoon (a Seoul newspaper) statement by Duk Sung Son, 16 June 1959
Steve Heller's Tae Kwon Do Page
Dave Schwartz on Grandmaster Son
Chung Do Kwan on Wikipedia
Won Kuk Lee on Wikipedia
Duk Sung Son on Wikipedia
Scott Shaw's History of Korean Martial Arts
Earl Weiss' Chung Do Kwan History
Beck's Controversial Tae Kwon Do FAQ
Husky TKD History of Chung Do Kwan Tae Kwon Do
Kwanzaa Martial Arts Academy History
Duncan's Karate School Brief History of Chung Do Kwan
Thomas Hudacko's Short History of Tae Kwon Do
Martial Arts Resource on the Modern History of Tae Kwon Do
Stanford Tae Kwon Do History
One World Tae Kwon Do History
Ridge Tae Kwon Do on Grandmaster Duk Sung Son
Interview with Grandmaster Won Kuk Lee
Otterbein Tae Kwon Do on Origins of Korean Tae Kwon Do
Radiant Press on Chung Do Kwan Tae Kwon Do and Grandmaster Son
Fighting Arts on early Tae Kwon Do Instructors
Short Article on Grandmaster Son in Omni Magazine March 1990
Jeremy Talbot on Won Kuk Lee
Tom Herles' Camp 2012 video presentation
Tae Kwon Do demonstration in Korea in 1956 with Duk Sung Son