|Shim Chang-min Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 0½ in|
|Date of Birth||February 18, 1988|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Shim Chang-min is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and actor who is known for his contribution to the South Korean pop duo TVXQ.
Max Changmin, Max
Seoul, South Korea
In 2006, Chang-min graduated from Gaepo High School. Later, in 2009, he enrolled at Kyung Hee University from where he graduated with a major in Postmodern Music.
He then decided to pursue a degree in Film and Arts at Konkuk University, followed by a Master’s degree at Inha University.
Singer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Actor
- Siblings – Shim Soo Yeon (Younger Sister), Shim Ji Yeon (Younger Sister)
Chang-min is represented by S. M. Entertainment.
Pop, Dance, R&B, Electronic, Rock, Ballad
SM Entertainment Co., Ltd., Avex Trax, Rhythm Zone
6 ft 0½ in or 184 cm
74 kg or 163 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Note: In December 2019, Shim Chang-min confessed to the media that he was in a relationship with a girl who was younger than him and had no relation to the entertainment industry. Later, on September 5, 2020, the couple got married in a private ceremony.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of South Korean descent.
- His pale white skin tone
- Thin lips
Shim Chang-min Facts
- He was brought up in a family of Buddhist beliefs in Seoul, South Korea.
- Both of his parents are professors.
- He was the 4th member to be chosen to join the boy band TVXQ.
- Shim Chang-min was 14 years old when he was discovered by S.M. Entertainment while playing badminton and singing during gym class. However, at the time, he had no interest in training as a singer but it was his mother who encouraged him to do so as she wanted him to meet singer-songwriter and actress BoA.
- He won the title of “Best Singer” and “Best Artist” award at S.M.Entertainment’s 6th Annual Youth Best Contest.
- Besides him, other members who were initially chosen to form TVXQ were U-Know Yunho, Kim Jae-joong, Park Yoo-chun, and Kim Jun-su. The group made its debut at a BoA and Britney Spears concert on December 26, 2003. However, as of May 2021, he and Yunho were the only active members of the group.
- He can fluently speak Japanese.
- Aside from being a singer-songwriter and actor, Shim Chang-min is also a photographer who has closely worked with photographer Kim Young-joon as his student.
- In order to complete his compulsory national service in the Military Police, Shim Chang-min joined them on July 7, 2015. Later, on November 19, 2015, he was signed on to the Republic of Korea Armed Forces as a conscripted policeman and received 5 weeks of training at the Chungnam Nonsan Military Training Camp and was honorably discharged from his service on August 18, 2017.
- He does not like films of the horror genre.
- Chang-min sleep talks at times.
- He has a pet dog.
- With TVXQ, Chang-min released his debut Korean studio album titled Tri-Angle on October 13, 2004.
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