|Kim Hee-chul Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||July 10, 1983|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Kim Hee-chul is a South Korean singer, songwriter, presenter, and actor best known for being the vocalist and rapper of the boy band, Super Junior, and artists like Donghae, Leeteuk, Yesung, Shindong, Eunhyuk, Sungmin, Siwon, Ryeowook, and Kyuhyun have been his bandmates. Apart from that, Kim Hee-chul has become widely popular on social media and enjoys more than 6 million followers on Instagram.
Heechul, Casey Kim
Wonju, Gangwon-do, South Korea
Kim Hee-chul studied at Sangji Youngsoe College and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English Tourism Translation. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in Informatics obtained through the Bachelor’s Degree Examination for Self-Education.
Singer, Songwriter, Presenter, Actor
- Sibling – Kim Hee-jin (Older Sister)
Kim Hee-chul is represented by SM Entertainment.
K-Pop, R&B, Trot
Vocals, Piano, Drums
SM Entertainment, Label SJ
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
67 kg or 147.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Kim Hee-chul has dated –
- Momo Hirai (2020-2021) – After publicly dating for 1 year and 6 months, Momo Hirai and Heechul separated in July 2021.
Race / Ethnicity
- Lean physique
- Charming appearance
He has done endorsement work for brands like Lotte, etc.
Kim Hee-chul Facts
- His English name is ‘Casey Kim’.
- With Super Junior, Kim Hee-chul released his debut studio album, Twins, on December 5, 2005, and it included songs like Twins (Knock Out), Miracle, You are the one, Over, and Keep in Touch. Also, the album was ranked at number #3 in both Gaon Music Chart as well as MIAK K-pop Monthly Chart and was placed at number #16 in the G-Music Weekly J-POP Chart.
- He had a Russian blue cat named Yamchae.
- Kim Hee-chul was in a car accident that took place on August 10, 2006, while he was on his way back to Seoul from Mokpo after attending the funeral of Donghae’s father.
- He donated ₩30,000,000 (about US$26,300) for the victims of Goseong Fire of 2019.
- He has admitted that he has a bad temper.
- Kim Hee-chul is very punctual.
- He has appeared as a cast member on My Little Old Boy and Delicious Rendezvous and won the 13th SBS Entertainment Award for “Excellence Award in Reality Category” for both the shows.
- He is also a member of the sub-unit Super Junior-T which also includes Leeteuk, Shindong, Sungmin, and Eunhyuk.
- Some of his hobbies are writing poems and fairy tales and playing computer games.
- With Super Junior, Kim Hee-chul has also won a number of awards which include Asia Artist Awards, Gaon Chart Music Awards, Melon Music Awards, and Seoul Music Awards.
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