Stage Name: Jin ( 진)
Full Name: Kim Seokjin (김석진)
Position: Vocalist, Sub Vocalist, Visual
Birthday: December 4, 1992
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Birth Place: Gwacheon Gyeonggi-do
Height: 179 cm (5’10”1/2)
Weight: 63 Kg (139 lbs)
Blood Type: O
Family: Parents, Older Brother
Hobbies: Cooking, Playing Video games on Nintendo devices, Taking Selcas
Jin’s Spotify List: Jin’s Gachi DE
FUN FACTS ABOUT JIN
- He was born in Anyang, Gyeonggi-do but when he was one year old his family moved to Gwacheon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea.
- Jin was an exchange student in Australia during his middle school year.
- He started attending Konkuk Universtity in Seoul in 2011 and graduated in 2017 with major in acting theatre and film.
- As a theatre major with no singing or dancing experience, Jin auditioned to be a Actor.
- When Jin become the 4th member of BTS he was the only one who started his career with zero experience. But he was so dedicated to his vocal training his teacher even said that his voice transformed rather then improved. Jin was her best student.
- Jin was almost casted by “SM Entertainment” but he thought it was a scam so he didn’t do for it.
- He is from wealthy family his father is the CEO of a company.
- In December 2018 Jin donated various supplies.
- He is the first to launch his own Blog “Eat Jin Live” on Vlive’s BTS Channel. He is the first idol to hit 100 million hearts on solo vlive.
- Jin speaks Japanese, Chinese (Mandarin) and Basic English.
- Jin has lots of nickname like Worldwide Handsome, Eat jin, Fake Maknae, Car door guy(Korean award show), Third Guy from the left( Billboard show), Guy in the Brown Suit( VMAS).
- He wanted to be a detective when he was young.
- Jin started playing “Super Mario” when he was 5 and “Maple Story” in 7 and still faithfully play them.
- Jin is really picky in food terms as he like strawberry but he doesn’t like strawberry flavored things and doesn’t like chocolates but likes chocolates flavored things.
- He is a very good cook. He loves cooking for his younger brothers.
- In April 2018 he opened a restaurant together with his brother.
- He is very good in snowboarding he was often go for it with his family when he was young.
- Other members said that Jin has the longest legs in BTS and has best body in BTS.
- He is very confident about his looks, especially his lower thick lip and his broad shoulders. He thinks his face his lucky charm.
- Suga once said that Jin is very handsome to the point he thought “will this hyung be okay in this group.
- BTS members ranked him first in terms of visuals.
- His favorite number is 4 and favorite color is now Blue in past it was pink (According to BTS interview).
- He likes spring weather.
- His favorite food is Lobster, meat, Naengmyeon(cold noodles), chicken and greasy food.
- He can open a bag of chips with his bare feet. (His hidden talent)
- Jin’s habits: to blink his left eye when hungry, to fix his glasses he twirl his hands to fix them.
- Three requirements for Jin’s happiness: Money, friends and calm/quiet places.
- He loves his dad’s jokes (lame jokes).
- The first thing Jin notice in a girl is her smile.
- Jin’s ideal type girl is who is not too slim, a chubby girl, nice and kind personality and good at cooking.
- Jin ideal date “I want to go for walk along the countryside.