Kim Jong-un celebrates his birthday today as the world is still reeling from North Korea’s claims it has successfully tested a hydrogen nuclear bomb.
The country’s leader is believed to turn 33, although his exact year of birth is not known.
Conflicting sources say Kim was born in 1982, 1983 or 1984 , meaning he may have turned 32, 33 or 34 today.
The dictators celebration comes just days after he boasted that his country had successfully conducted a test of a its first hydrogen nuclear bomb yesterday.
The announcement was made on North Korean state TV after a 5.1 magnitude earthquake was detected near its known nuclear test site on Wednesday.