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  1. YOOKYUNG ~ APINK

    March 3, 2012 ANNE

    YOOKYUNG


    Full name: Hong Yookyung
    Birthdate: September 22, 1994; Seoul
    Position: Vocalist & 3rd youngest
    Religion:
    Height: 167cm
    Weight: 48kg
    Blood Type: AB
    Hobbies: baking and watching others eat
    Talent: play piano and viola.
    Favorite Color: all colours
    Ideal Type:
    Twitter: @Apinkhyk
    Wagle: apinkhyk


    • has an older brother
    • fluent in english and is also the group’s english speaker representative
    • used to live in USA for quite some time and was a cheerleader there during her elementary school days
    • attends Seoul Arts High School and is in the same class as F(x)’s Sulli
    • has a huge collection of her sunbaes’ albums: Wonder Girls, BEAST, 4minute, SNSD, SHINee, 2pm, GNA, Super Junior
    • accdg to herself, she’s quiet, likes being neat, a planner, an honest person and doesn’t express her feelings a lot.
    • shares the same birthday asSNSD’s Hyoyeon.
    • the only member that doesn’t share the same blood type with any of her other groupmates
    • had actually made an unofficial singing debut 5 years ago through a children’s CD and a song called “Hae Tae Story”.
    • Since she lives a very proper lifestyle, Namjoo gave her the nickname “a walking alarm clock”.
    • a fan of BOA
    • also stated she enjoys doing sudoku puzzles during her free time
    • likes medley and pop music
    • favourite meals are bread, cheese and western food
    • favourite number is 2
    • shares a bunk bed with eunji and sleeps on the upper bed

    credits: a-pinkyeah


  2. NAMJOO ~ APINK

    ANNE

    NAMJOO


    Full name: Kim Namjoo
    Birthdate: April 15, 1995
    Position: shikshin, main rapper, lead vocalist and 2nd youngest
    Religion:
    Height: 165cm
    Weight: 46kg
    Blood Type: B
    Hobbies:
    Talent: jazz piano
    Favorite Color: Purple & pink
    Ideal Type: a man with no double eyelids and has a good facial expression
    Twitter: @APINKKNJ
    Wagle:
    apinkknj


    • an only child
    • copies / imitates other people and says “ah, eh, ee, oh, oo” habitually. (as she believes it could get rid of the swelling on your face)
    • attends Seoul Arts High School along with Naeun and Yookyung
    • the 2nd best english speaker of the group and self-proclaimed “better chinese speaker” than Naeun
    • has a very active and bright/outgoing personality
    • role models are S.E.S, FIN K.L and Lee Hyori
    • loves spicy chicken, pork and kimchi stew made by her mother.
    • 95line idol friends include 5doll’s/Co-ed’s Eunkyo, MyName’s Chaejin and Boyfriend’s Kwangmin
    • favourite number is 3
    • sleeps on the upper bed of a bunk bed that she shares with Bomi

    credits: a-pinkyeah


  3. NAEUN ~ APINK

    ANNE

    NAEUN


    Full name: Son Na Eun
    Birthdate: February 10, 1994; Seoul
    Position: center, vocalist, rapper and face of the group
    Religion:
    Height: 168 cm
    Weight: 47kg
    Blood Type: B
    Hobbies: drawing
    Talent:
    Favorite Color: black and burgandy
    Ideal Type: someone who is honest and has a manly personality
    Twitter: @Apinksne
    Wagle: apinksne


    • has a younger sister, Son Saeeun
    • loves art
    • sang Wonder Girls’ Sorry Heart during her audition
    • close friends with After School’s Lizzy and actress Shim Eunkyung and seems to have a friendly relationship with Rainbow’s Woori and MyName’s Chaejin
    • has the same birthday as SNSDs Sooyoung
    • can speak a little bit of Chinese
    • loves anti fans
    • currently studies in Seoul Arts High School
    • fancies BOA, S.E.S and FIN K.L.
    • likes listening to sad music
    • likes to eat any type of food in general
    • favourite number is 1
    • enjoys tragedy and sad movies
    • described herself as someone who is very dull and not expressive
    • roommate is Chorong
    • Block B’s Jaehyo’s favourite member.

    credits: a-pinkyeah


  4. HAYOUNG ~ APINK

    ANNE

    HAYOUNG


    Full name: Oh Hayoung
    Birthdate: July 19, 1996; Seoul
    Position: Maknae; vocalist & rapper
    Religion:
    Height: 167cm
    Weight: 46kg
    Blood Type: B
    Hobbies: ribbon crafting, cross-stitching, skill-stitching, sports and giving nicknames to her unnies
    Talent: can split an apple by only using her bare hands
    Favorite Color: yellow & black
    Ideal Type: A person with good manners and has a pretty smile.
    Twitter: @Apinkohy
    Wagle: apinkohy


    • doesn’t have any sibling
    • described herself as someone who is very caring, active but shy
    • learned wakeboard, snowboarding, track and field, ballet, swimming and boxing when she was younger but admitted to not being good at any of it.
    • often mistaken as the group’s leader due to her old physical appearance and because of this, she also owns the nickname “the old looking indian maknae”
    • a trainee for 1 and a half years
    • Her father is a big fan of Eunji.
    • Her role model is Lee Hyori.
    • bad habit is licking her lips
    • She is very good at guessing to the point of receiving the nickname “the indian psychic”.
    • closest to BEAST’s Dongwoon ; some fans even call them “the old looking foreign maknae siblings”
    • has a bad eyesight and wears glasses offstage
    • has a weird habit of interviewing objects that don’t respond such as a cat and a big bow
    • likes copying Block B’s P.O.’s rap part in freeze (as was stated by Namjoo)
    • sleeps alone
    • keeps snacks in her closet and also stuffs some in her dolls
    • a fan of Super Junior – favourite member is Yesung
    • Favourite Food: spicy rice cakes
    • favourite numbers are 5 and 7

    credits: a-pinkyeah


  5. EUNJI ~ APINK

    ANNE

    EUNJI


    Full name: Jung Eunji Birth name: Jung Hyerim
    Birthdate: August 18, 1993; Busan, Gyeongsang-do
    Position: main vocalist; 3rd oldest
    Religion:
    Height: 163 cm
    Weight: 46kg
    Blood Type: B
    Hobbies: imagining music videos & playing the piano
    Talent: Dancing, taekwondo and cheerleading
    Favorite Color: Bue, green & red
    Ideal Type: with no double eyelids, has a straight nose as well as a nice face expression when he smiles
    Twitter: @Apinjej
    Wagle: apinkjej


    • has a younger brother named Jung Minki
    • has troubles in adapting with the Seoul dialect
    • hometown friend is superstar K2’s Kang Seungyoon
    • described herself as someone who is optimistic and bright
    • role models are Gummy and Lee Younghyun
    • likes Jennifer Hudson
    • loves meat and the food that her mother makes
    • favourite numbe is 25
    • likes watching Bruce Almighty
    • originally planned on becoming a vocal trainer instead of a singer
    • slotted as APINK’s main vocalist as soon as she auditioned and only had to train for 6 months
    • Despite being the best in vocals, she is actually the worst in dancing and messes up a lot during practices.
    • given the nickname “the 2nd Lizzy” by some fans due to both of them coming from the same hometown and having somewhat the same personality
    • had received compliments for her amazing vocals from various idols such as Brave Girls, SJ’s Heechul, Block B’s Taeil and 2AM’s Jinwoon
    • shares a bunk bed with Yookyung and takes the lower bed

    credits: a-pinkyeah


  6. CHORONG ~ APINK

    ANNE

    CHORONG


    Full name: Park Chorong
    Birthdate: March 3, 1991; Chungwongoon, Bukwangli
    Position: Leader, oldest, main rapper and vocalist
    Religion:
    Height: 165 cm
    Weight: 46kg
    Blood Type: O
    Hobbies:
    Talent: Dancing and Hapkido
    Favorite Color: Pink & Red
    Ideal Type: Someone who is skinny with a manly personality & has no double eyelids
    Twitter:
    @Apinkpcr

    Wagle: apinkcr


  7. has a younger sister, Park Seunghee, and an older sister
  8. featured in the Japanese ver. of BEAST’s Shock MV
  9. has a warm and baby-ish voice which is very recognizable
  10. favours Beyonce and Pussy Cat Dolls
  11. prefers running shoes over heels
  12. favourite meals include chicken, ice cream and bread
  13. favourite numbers are 3 and 7
  14. enjoys action movies
  15. role models are S.E.S and Boa
  16. swent to audition for JYP in 2009 together with SISTAR’s Dasom but was casted by CUBE sometime later after that
  17. bad habits are picking her hands and answering late
  18. used to live with G.NA and Bomi for 8 months

    credits: a-pinkyeah

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  • BOMI ~ APINK

    ANNE

    BOMI


    Full name: Yoon Bomi
    Birthdate: August 13, 1993; Suwon, Gyeonggi-do
    Position: 2nd oldest; mood maker; lead vocalist & main dancer
    Religion:
    Height: 163cm
    Weight: 45kg
    Blood Type: O
    Hobbies:
    Talent: Dancing, taekwondo and cheerleading
    Favorite Color:Red
    Ideal Type: Someone with no double eyelids
    Twitter: @Apinkbm
    Wagle: apinkybm


    • has an older sister and a younger brother
    • 4minute’s Gayoon once described her as someone with a quite laid back character
    • 4minute’s Jiyoon’s favourite member
    • currently attends Korea Arts High
    • chose Lee Hyori as her role model
    • shares the exact bad habit as Chorong which is picking her hands
    • loves listening to soft/ballad songs
    • favourite food is budae stew
    • favourite number is 3
    • has a very huge interest in horror films which involve violence where there are “character ate eyeballs” or “people were de-skinned”
    • originally dreamt of becoming Korea’s representative in taekwondo instead of a singer
    • admitted to love playing soccer with the guys in her school
    • had never done knitting
    • roommates are Eunji, Yookyung and Namjoo
    • shares a bunk bed with Namjoo and sleeps on the lower bed
    • known to be FT Island’s Minhwan’s ideal type

    credits: a-pinkyeah