|Vernon Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||February 18, 1998|
Vernon is a South Korean-American rapper and songwriter who became a member of the music group, Seventeen in 2015. He has more than 3 million followers on Instagram and more than 50k followers on Twitter.
Hansol Vernon Chwe
Vernon, Mr. Headphones, DiCaprio, 7Peacekeeper, Nonnie, 4D, Vernonnie, Twix, Vern, Vercaprio
New York, United States
South Korean, American
- Mother – Melody Vernon
- Siblings – Choi Hangyeol ‘Sofia’ (Younger Sister)
Vernon is represented by Pledis Entertainment.
K-pop, Hip Hop, R&B, EDM, Synth-pop
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
63 kg or 139 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Multiracial (White and Asian)
He has American ancestry on his mother’s side and is of Korean descent on his father’s side.
However, he often dyes his hair in various bright colors.
- AO+ Lens
- Thief and Heist
- Clean Perfume
- Clean Perfume
- DD Chicken
- The Saem
In June 2023, Vernon was announced as the new face of Kenzo.
Vernon Favorite Things
- Beverage – Hot Chocolate
- Rappers – Drake, T.I, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole
- Ice-Cream Flavor – Vanilla
- Korean Actor – Lee Byung-hun
- Seasons – Summer, Fall
Source – Carat.Fandom.com, KProfiles.com
- His family emigrated from New York to South Korea when Vernon was 5 years old.
- He and Joshua are the only English speakers in the group.
- Vernon is a part of the hip-hop unit as well as the main rapper in Seventeen.
- He has a peanut allergy.
- He faced racial discrimination as a kid in South Korea and was pejoratively called a ‘halfer’ (meaning mixed race).
- Vernon has a shy personality.
- He is the 2nd youngest member of Seventeen after Dino.
- He bears a close resemblance to a young Leonardo DiCaprio. Due to this, fans have nicknamed him ‘Vercaprio’.
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