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Kim Jae-joong Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Kim Jae-joong Quick Info
Height 5 ft 10 in
Weight 68 kg
Date of Birth January 26, 1986
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Eye Color Dark Brown

Kim Jae-joong is a South Korean singer, songwriter, actor, and director who is best known for his work as a member of the K-pop group JYJ and as a past member of the boy band TVXQ (2003-2010). In 2013, he had started to focus on working as a solo artist and expanding his reach in countries such as Japan and China. He has released the Korean solo studio albums WWW (2013) and No. X (2016), both of which had peaked at number 1 on the Gaon Music Chart. He has also released the Japanese solo studio albums Lawless Love (2019), Love Covers (2019), and Love Covers II (2020), all of which had peaked at number 1 on the Oricon Albums Chart. Besides his successful music career, he has acted in quite a few movies and TV series.

Born Name

Han Jae-joon

Nick Name

Hero, Jejung

Kim Jae-joong as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2020
Kim Jae-joong as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2020 (Kim Jae-joong / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Aquarius

Born Place

Gongju, South Chungcheong, South Korea

Residence

Seoul, South Korea

Nationality

South Korean

 

Education

Kim Jae-joong had attended the Gongju Jungdong Elementary School, the Kongju National University Middle School, the Kongju Information High School, but had eventually dropped out in 2001. He later joined the Hanam High School in 2005 and ultimately attended the Kyung Hee Cyber University, where he majored in digital media engineering.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Director

Kim Jae-joong as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2020
Kim Jae-joong as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2020 (Kim Jae-joong / Instagram)

Family

  • Others – Yoosoon Kim (Adoptive Sibling), Sookjin Kim (Adoptive Sibling), Sooyoung Kim (Adoptive Sibling), Seonhee Kim (Adoptive Sibling), Minkyung Kim (Adoptive Sibling), Mikyeong Kim (Adoptive Sibling), Jinhee Kim (Adoptive Sibling), Ahyoung Kim (Adoptive Sibling)

Genre

Pop, R&B

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

  • SM Entertainment Co.
  • C-JeS Entertainment

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 10 in or 178 cm

Weight

68 kg or 150 lbs

Kim Jae-joong as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2020
Kim Jae-joong as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2020 (Kim Jae-joong / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Asian

He is of South Korean descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

He often tends to dye his hair red, blonde, green, blue, pink, purple, silver, or platinum.

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Slender frame
  • Center-parted, disheveled hair
  • Charming smile
  • Clean-shaven look

Kim Jae-joong as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2020
Kim Jae-joong as seen in an Instagram Post in September 2020 (Kim Jae-joong / Instagram)

Kim Jae-joong Facts

  1. At a very young age, his biological mother had given him up for adoption and his name was changed from Han Jae-joon to Kim Jae-joong.
  2. When he was 15 years old, he had traveled to Seoul on his own to participate in an audition being conducted by SM Entertainment, South Korea’s largest entertainment company. To sustain himself in the megacity, he used to work several odd jobs and even appear as an extra in movies.
  3. In September 2013, he had launched a fashion brand called Moldir. He had served as the company’s art director and was its largest shareholder until the firm was closed in March 2020 for restructuring in the aftermath of financial difficulties arising due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
  4. Kim had revealed in an interview that he used to be tone-deaf in primary school and would often be mocked for his ‘impossible’ dream of becoming a singer. He mentioned that he overcame his difficulties through hours of practicing music and singing in solitude.
  5. A multi-skilled personality, Kim has also published 2 cookbooks – Romantic Recipes Volume 1 (July 2018) and Romantic Recipes Volume 2 (August 2019). The former was focused on French cuisine and was written/published in Japanese. The latter had revolved around Korean dishes and was written/published in both Korean and Japanese.

Featured Image by Kim Jae-joong / Instagram

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