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Moonbin (Singer) Height, Weight, Age, Death, Biography

Moonbin Quick Info
Height 5 ft 11 in
Weight 68 kg
Date of Birth January 26, 1998
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Date of Death April 19, 2023

Moonbin was a South Korean singer and actor who was widely popular as one of the members of the award-winning boy band, Astro. He had around 3.9 million followers on Instagram at the time of his death in 2023.

Born Name

Moon Bin

Nick Name

U-Know MoonBin, Binnie, Sleepyhead, Puppycat

Moonbin seen at the 2019 Hera Seoul Fashion Week in 2018
Moonbin as seen at the 2019 Hera Seoul Fashion Week in 2018 (Nine Stars / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0)


Moonbin was born on January 26, 1998.


He died at the age of 25, on April 19, 2023, at his home in Gangnam, Seoul, South Korea. He was found dead on the evening of April 19 by his manager as Moonbin was not attending the rehearsals.

Sun Sign


Born Place

Cheongju, Chungbuk, South Korea


South Korean



Like most of his bandmates, he also attended Hanlim Multi Arts High School.


Singer, Actor


  • Siblings – Moon Sua (Younger Sister)


K-Pop, Synthpop, Electropop, J-Pop, R&B


Vocals, Piano


  • Fantagio Music
  • Universal Japan




5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm


68 kg or 150 lbs

Moonbin seen performing in October 2015
Moonbin as seen performing in October 2015 (Moonlight Boy / Wikimedia / CC BY 4.0)

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color


However, he often dyed his hair in bright colors.

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Curved lips

Brand Endorsements

In September 2020, he was revealed as a model for the brand, Nerdy Cafe.

Moonbin Favorite Things

  • Song From Astro – Every Minute
  • Actors – Gang Dong-won, Jo Jung-suk, Go Soo
  • Track From The Album GatewayWe Still
  • Songs From The Album All LightRole Play, 1 In A Million
  • SongCloser by The Chainsmokers
  • Foods – Kimchi Stew, Beef
  • Flavor Of Sulbing Bingsu – Apple Mango Cheese
  • Color – Black

Source – YouTube,,,,

Astro members JinJin, Moonbin, and Cha Eun-woo as seen in 2017
Astro members JinJin, Moonbin, and Cha Eun-woo as seen in 2017 ( / Wikimedia / CC BY 4.0)

Moonbin Facts

  1. According to him, he looked like a dog when he smiled and resembled a cat when he didn’t smile.
  2. He had desired to switch bodies with Rocky as he is a great dancer.
  3. Moonbin and iKon singer Chan (real name Jung Chan-woo) were born on the same day i.e., January 26, 1998.
  4. He considered Taeyang from Big Bang as his role model.
  5. He was good friends with Jungkook from BTS, Seungkwan of Seventeen, Chan from iKON, Chani of SF9, and SinB from GFriend.
  6. Moonbin went on a temporary hiatus in November 2019 due to health issues. Astro performed as a 5-member band during the interim.
  7. He had appeared in TV dramas like Boys Over Flowers (2009) and Moment of Eighteen (2019).
  8. He was also a part of Astro’s sub-unit called Moonbin & Sanha. They released their first EP, In-Out, in September 2020.
  9. In December 2022, it was revealed that he had decided to renew his contract with the agency, Fantagio.

Featured Image by Nine Stars / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0

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