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Hard work, dedication, and consistency are the core ingredients in the recipe of success, this line has been very well proved by Jeon Won Woo, popularly known as Wonwoo who is a South Korean rapper.
Moreover, he is eminently known as a member of the South Korean boy group, SEVENTEEN under their sub-unit, ‘Hip-Hop Unit’. Besides this, Wonwoo has captured the heart of millions of his fans through his decent looks.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 17 July 1996, this handsome star has turned 26 years old. He seems tall enough with his height which is 183 centimeters and 6’0” in feet & inches. He maintains himself very fit and healthy with a weight of 63 kilograms and 139 lbs in pounds.
Moreover, he is very conscious about his physique and follows a regular and healthy diet in order to keep himself fit as a fiddle with the body measurements of 44 inches chest, 32 inches waist, and 40 inches hips. His personality is enhanced by his dark brown eyes and black hair. His biceps size is 21 inches.
One of the popular South Korean entertainers, Wonwoo is able to earn a very decent amount of money through his professional career in the entertainment field. According to the sources, his estimated net worth is $2.5 million approximately.
Education / Family
Born and growing up in Changwon, Gyeongsangnam-do in South Korea, Wonwoo belongs to the Asian (South Korean) ethnicity. However, he never disclosed any information about his parents. Moreover, he grew up with his younger brother named Jeon Bohyuk.
As for his education, Wonwoo attended Sahwa Element School, Palryong Middle School, and Changwon Moonsung High School. After that, he enrolled at the School of Performing Arts Seoul where he graduated in 2015. Furthermore, he was admitted to Hanyang University’s Institute for Future Talents where he majored in K-Pop.
|Nick Name||Wonu, Mr. Beanie, Gamer, Sloth, Bag of Luck Mr. Beanie, Gamer, 1+1, Sloth, Bag of Luck|
|Birth Place||Changwon, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea|
|Date of birth||17 July 1996|
|Height||In feet & inches: 6’
In centimeters: 183 cm
|Weight||In kilograms: 63 kg
In pounds: 139 lbs
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
|Hair color||Black (often dyes on different colors)|
|School||Sahwa Element School, Palryong Middle School
Changwon Moonsung High School
|College||School of Performing Arts Seoul, Hanyang University’s Institute for Future Talents|
|Home town||Changwon, Gyeongsangnam-do in South Korea|
|Fathers name||Name Not Known|
|Mothers name||Name Not Known|
|Sisters||Name Not Known|
Career / Fashion and Style
Moving toward his career, Wonwoo took the first step towards his career when he auditioned with 2 PM’s “Heartbeat” to join Pledis Entertainment. Later, he was selected and started training in entertainment.
Moreover, this group was named SEVENTEEN which consisted of 13 members, Jeonghan, S.Coups, Jun, Joshua, Wonwoo, Hoshi, Mingyu, Woozi, DK, Seungkwan, The8, Vernon, and Dino. Furthermore, this group was also divided into three sub-groups and Wonwoo was assigned to its sub-unit, ‘Hip-Hop Unit’.
Apart from that, this famous group mostly writes, creates music, and choreographs their music on their own. In fact, in May 2015, the group officially debuted with a live showcase televised by MBC and released their first album, an EP, 17 Carat which became the longest-charting K-pop album of the year in the US.
This album was also the only rookie album to appear on Billboard’s “10 Best K-Pop Albums of 2015” chart. Other than this, in April 2016, the band released their first studio album, Love & Letter.
Moreover, this group has also released three studio albums, Love & Letter (2016), Teen, Age (2017), and An Ode (2019), and has already released ten extended plays to date. Besides this, Wonwoo also directed SEVENTEEN’s music video, “Holiday”.
Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More
Talking about his relationship status, Wonwoo is not married. Moreover, he is quite private about his personal life so he never shared any information about his relationship.
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Some Interesting Facts About Wonwoo
- He is very fond of reading, playing games, and watching movies.
- Wonwoo has also featured on the covers of several magazines including MAPS, GQ Korea, Cosmopolitan Korea, Harper’s Bazaar China, W Korea, and WAVES among others.
- This star rarely eats seafood.
- He doesn’t like ketchup, fermented cucumbers, curry, and abalone rice porridge.
- His Zodiac sign is Cancer.
- The meaning of his name is that Won means ’round’ and Woo means ‘help’, which means to live by helping out with a rounded heart.
- Wonwoo’s favorite animal is a cat.
- He is also very popular on Instagram has more than 1.8 million followers.
- Seventeen voted him as the cleanest member.
- Wonwoo ranked 72nd in The Most Beautiful Faces of 2017.
- His role models are Lupe Fiasco and Tablo.