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PENTAGON (펜타곤) Members Complete Profile, Facts, and TMI

PENTAGON (펜타곤) is a nine-member multinational boy group formed under Cube Entertainment. The group consists of members Jinho, Hui, Hongseok, Shinwon, Yeoone, Yanan, Yuto, Kino, and Wooseok. PENTAGON debuted on October 10th, 2016 with their self-titled EP ‘PENTAGON’. The name PENTAGON means that they want to excel in five important aspects as a K-Pop artist: vocal/ rap, dance, teamwork, mind, and talent. Prior to their official debut as PENTAGON, the group members participated in Mnet’s reality program ‘Pentagon Maker’, they eventually debuted as a ten-member group. PENTAGON had a successful debut with their first solo concert ‘Pentagon Mini Concert Tentastic Vol. 1’ which was sold out in 8 minutes. The group released their biggest hit ‘SHINE’ on April 2, achieved several songs of the year nominations from major award shows such as Genie Music Awards 2018, Mnet Asian Music Awards 2018, and Korean Popular Music Awards 2018.

PENTAGON (펜타곤) Member Profile

Jinho

Jinho Profile

  • Birth Name: 조진호 (Cho Jinho)
  • Stage Name: Jinho
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1992.09.13
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo
  • Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
  • Height: 168 cm (5’51”)
  • Weight: 52 kg (114.64 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Jinho Facts & TMI

  • Jinho is from Bucheon, Gyeonggi Province.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and a younger sister.
  • He is the main vocalist of PENTAGON.
  • He graduated from Chungryang High School in Seoul.
  • He was a trainee at SM Entertainment for 6 years prior to joining Cube Entertainment.
  • Jinho is also the eldest member of the group.
Other facts about Jinho

Hui

Hui Profile

  • Birth Name: 이회택 (Lee Hoetaek)
  • Stage Name: Hui
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1993.08.28
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
  • Height: 171 cm (5’8”)
  • Weight: 57 kg (125.6 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Hui Facts & TMI

  • Hui was born and grew up in Gwacheon, Gyeonggi-do.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and an older brother (born 1993).
  • His birth name Lee Hoetaek has the meaning of “a pond where people gather”.
  • Hui is the leader and main vocalist of PENTAGON.
  • He is also known as the main composer of the group.
  • Hui started to gain the public’s interest as a composer after his participation in composing a concept evaluation song in Produce101 Season 2 titled ‘NEVER’ as well as Wanna One’s debut song ‘ENERGETIC’.
Other facts about Hui

Hongseok

Hongseok Profile

  • Birth Name: 양홍석 (Yang Hongseok)
  • Stage Name: Hongseok
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1994.04.17
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Chinese Zodiac: Dog
  • Height: 180 cm (5’9”)
  • Weight: 64 kg (141 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Hongseok Facts & TMI

  • Hongseok was born and grew up in Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and an older brother.
  • He is the lead vocalist of PENTAGON.
  • When he was first joining PENTAGON fans were surprised because he was not the group’s main vocalist because he showcased his outstanding vocal skill through his appearance in YG Entertainment’s survival show ‘Mix & Match’.
  • Because the two main vocalists Jinho and Hui are finishing their mandatory military service, the lead vocalists Hongseok and Yeoone’s are in charge of most vocal parts.
  • Since 2019, he’s been active as an actor with his biggest role as Shin Ajoon in SBS drama ‘Phoenix 2020’.
Other facts about Hongseok

Shinwon

Shinwon Profile

  • Birth Name: 고신원 (Koh Shinwon)
  • Stage Name: Shinwon
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1995.12.11
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • Chinese Zodiac: Pig
  • Height: 184 cm (6’0”)
  • Weight: 69 kg (152.1 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Shinwon Facts & TMI

  • Shinwon was born and grew up in Cheongju City, Chungcheongbuk-do.
  • His family consists of mother (born 1968), father, and an older sister (born 1993).
  • Shinwon is the sub-vocalist of PENTAGON.
  • He has the lowest voice tone in the group.
  • Shinwon is the official gag member of the group.
  • His MBTI personality type is ENFP-T.
Other facts about Shinwon

Yeoone

Yeoone Profile

  • Birth Name: 여창구 (Yeo Changgu)
  • Stage Name: Yeoone
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1996.03.27
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rat
  • Height: 179 cm (5’8”)
  • Weight: 56 kg (123.4 lbs)
  • Blood Type: B
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Yeoone Facts & TMI

  • Yeoone was born and grew up in Daejeon.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and an older sister (born 1994).
  • He is the lead vocalist of PENTAGON.
  • He graduated from Joongbu University with a diploma in Performing Arts.
  • With the absence of the two main vocalists Jinho and Hui who left for the military, Yeoone’s filling up the singing parts that the two left.
  • He acted as a supporting character and cameo for several dramas such as jtbc’s ‘Hello, My Twenties! 2’, KBS1’s ‘Joseon Beauty Pageant’, and TV Chosun’s ‘Somehow Family’.
Other facts about Yeoone

Yanan

Yanan Profile

  • Birth Name: 闫桉 (Yán ān)
  • Stage Name: Yanan
  • Nationality: Chinese
  • Date of Birth: 1996.10.25
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rat
  • Height: 187 cm (6’1”)
  • Weight: 68 kg (149.9 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: Weibo

Yanan Facts & TMI

  • Yanan was born in Hokkaido, Japan.
  • His family consists of mother and father.
  • Yanan is an only child.
  • His mother and father met and got married in Japan, that’s why he was born in Japan.
  • He is the sub-vocalist of PENTAGON.
  • Yanan is the visual member of PENTAGON, his handsome appearance gained him the nickname Shanghai Prince.
Other facts about Yanan

Yuto

Yuto Profile

  • Birth Name: 安達 祐人 (Adachi Yuto)
  • Stage Name: Yuto
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Date of Birth: 1998.01.23
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Chinese Zodiac: Ox
  • Height: 185 cm (6’06”)
  • Weight: 68 kg (149.9 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Personal Social Media: Soundcloud

Yuto Facts & TMI

  • uto was born in Nagano, Japan.
  • His family consists of mother, father, an older sister, and an older brother.
  • He is the lead rapper and lead dancer of PENTAGON.
  • Aside from being the lead dancer and lead rapper, Yuto also participates in composing and writing songs for the group. Some of his works are ‘Engine’, ‘To Universe’, ‘Spectacle’, ‘Like This’, ‘One More Night’, ‘When I Was In Love’ (as lyricist), and ‘Get That Drink’ (as composer and lyricist).
  • Yuto also regularly uploads his self-composed songs to his Soundcloud account.
  • He has a charming low toned voice.
Other facts about Yuto

Kino

Kino Profile

  • Birth Name: 강형구 (Kang Hyungkoo)
  • Stage Name: Kino
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1998.01.27
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Chinese Zodiac: Ox
  • Height: 177 cm (5’8”)
  • Weight: 59 kg (130 lbs)
  • Blood Type: B
  • Personal Social Media: Soundcloud

Kino Facts & TMI

  • Kino was born and grew up in Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and a younger sister (Kang Minju, born 2003).
  • He is a Catholic, his baptismal name is St. John.
  • He is the sub vocalist and main dancer of PENTAGON.
  • He graduated from Hanlim Arts School (Department of Practical Dance).
  • Kino is also involved in producing songs for PENTAGON.
Other facts about Kino

Wooseok

Wooseok Profile

  • Birth Name: 정우석 (Jung Wooseok)
  • Stage Name: Wooseok
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1998.01.31
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
  • Height: 189 cm (6’2”)
  • Weight: 72 kg (158.7 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Wooseok Facts & TMI

  • Wooseok was born in Gwangju.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and an older sister.
  • He is the main rapper and sub-vocalist of PENTAGON.
  • He has a distinctive low toned voice.
  • He made an appearance in the rap audition program ‘Show Me the Money 9’ as a contestant.
  • He is also involved in producing songs for PENTAGON along with Hui and Kino.
Other facts about Wooseok

Dawn (EX-MEMBER)

Dawn (EX-MEMBER) Profile

  • Birth Name: 김효종 (Kim Hyojong)
  • Stage Name: Dawn (solo)/ E’Dawn (in PENTAGON)
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1994.06.01
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • Chinese Zodiac: Dog
  • Height: 173 cm (5’6”)
  • Weight: 60 kg (132.2 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Personal Social Media: YoutubeWeiboInstagramSoundcloud

Dawn (EX-MEMBER) Facts & TMI

  • He is from Hwasun-gun, Jeollanam-do.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and an older brother.
  • Dawn used the stage name E’Dawn when he was active as a member of PENTAGON.
  • He was the main rapper and vocalist of PENTAGON and unit group Triple H.
  • He met Hongseok for the first time during JYP Open Audition 2012.
  • Dawn also met iKON’s DK, and former AB6IX member Lim Youngmin.
Other facts about Dawn (EX-MEMBER)

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