Syngman Rhee Resigns
 

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Syngman Rhee Resigns
Syngman Rhee was re-elected for a fourth term as President of South Korea in March 1960. Demonstrations broke out protesting that the elections had been rigged. On April 19th police fired on demonstrators killing 127 people. On April 27th Rhee resigned.