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TWICE (트와이스) Members Complete Profile, Facts, and TMI

TWICE (트와이스) is a multinational girl group under JYP Entertainment formed through a reality program ‘Sixteen’. There are five South Korean members Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Jihyo, Dahyun, Chaeyoung; three Japanese members Momo, Sana, Mina; and Taiwanese member Tzuyu. TWICE made a successful debut with their title track ‘Like OOH-AHH’ found in their first mini-album ‘The Story Begins’ released on October 20, 2015. The group stole the hearts of domestic and international K-Pop fans ever since their debut, with their chart-topping single ‘Cheer Up’ in 2016. TWICE is arguably the most successful girl-group in South Korea, with more than 10 million albums sold over the past 5 years, earning them the title of ‘The Nation’s Girl Group’.

TWICE Member Profile

Nayeon

Nayeon Profile

  • Birth Name: 임나연 (Lim Nayeon)
  • Stage Name: Nayeon
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1995.09.22
  • Zodiac Sign: Virgo
  • Chinese Zodiac: Pig
  • Height: 163 cm (5’3”)
  • Weight: 48 kg (105.8 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Nayeon Facts & TMI

  • Nayeon was born and grew up in Gangdong-gu, Seoul.
  • Her family consists of father, mother (Cheon Se-ah), and younger sister Lim Seyun.
  • She has a Pomeranian puppy named Kookeu.
  • She is a Christian.
  • She graduated from Apgujeong High School and is currently majoring in the Film and Video Department of Konkuk University.
  • Nayeon was cast in JYP after participating in a child modeling competition as a child, but she didn’t enter the company because her mother didn’t want Nayeon to become a trainee at that time.
Other facts about Nayeon

Jeongyeon

Jeongyeon Profile

  • Birth Name: 유정연 (Yoo Jeongyeon)
  • Stage Name: Jeongyeon
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1996.11.01
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rat
  • Height: 167 cm (5’4”)
  • Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Jeongyeon Facts & TMI

  • Jeongyeon was born and grew up in Gangdong-gu, Seoul.
  • Her family consists of father (Yoo Changjun, a chef), mother, and an older sister (Gong Seungyeon, an actress).
  • She has a Poodle named Nanan, a Korean Jindo named Yeontan, and a Scottish Fold kitten named Bam.
  • She graduated from the same high school as Nayeon, Apgujeong High School.
  • She is the lead vocalist of the group.
  • Jeongyeon is often ‘in-charge’ of girl crush character within the team.
Other facts about Jeongyeon

Momo

Momo Profile

  • Birth Name: 平井もも (Hirai Momo)
  • Stage Name: Momo
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Date of Birth: 1996.11.09
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rat
  • Height: 163 cm (5’3”)
  • Weight: 49 kg (108 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Momo Facts & TMI

  • Momo was born in Kyotanabe City, Japan.
  • Her family consists of mother, father, and an older sister (Hirai Hana, born 1994).
  • She has three Jack Russell Terriers named Petco, Lucky, Pudding, and a Norwich Terrier Boo.
  • She is an atheist.
  • Her official position is main dancer, sub vocalist, and sub rapper.
  • Her official color is pink (#e67ea3).
Other facts about Momo

Sana

Sana Profile

  • Birth Name: 湊﨑紗夏 (Minatozaki Sana)
  • Stage Name: Sana
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Date of Birth: 1996.12.29
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rat
  • Height: 164 cm (5’3”)
  • Weight: 45 kg (99.2 lbs)
  • Blood Type: B
  • Personal Social Media: Unverified Twitter Account 1Unverified Twitter Account

Sana Facts & TMI

  • Sana was born and grew up in Osaka.
  • Her family consists of mother, father, and grandmother.
  • She is an only child.
  • Sana is an atheist.
  • Her official position in TWICE is sub vocalist.
  • She sometimes introduces herself as ‘Cutie Sexy, Sana’.
Other facts about Sana

Jihyo

Jihyo Profile

  • Birth Name: 박지효 (Park Jihyo)
  • Stage Name: Jihyo
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1997.02.01
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rat
  • Height: 160 cm (5’2”)
  • Weight: N/A
  • Blood Type: O
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Jihyo Facts & TMI

  • Jihyo was born and grew up in Guri, Gyeonggi-do.
  • Her family consists of mother (Cho Mija), father, and two younger sisters (born 2002 and 2008).
  • She has a British Shorthair kitten named Ppuyo.
  • She is the leader and main vocalist of TWICE.
  • She graduated from Apgujeong High School.
  • She doesn’t have a religion.
Other facts about Jihyo

Mina

Mina Profile

  • Birth Name: 名井南 (Myoi Mina)
  • English Name: Mina Sharon Myoi
  • Stage Name: Mina
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Date of Birth: 1997.03.24
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Chinese Zodiac: Ox
  • Height: 163 cm (5’3”)
  • Weight: 46 kg (101.4 lbs)
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Mina Facts & TMI

  • Mina was born in San Antonio, Texas, United States.
  • Although she was born in the US, she grew up in Kobe, Japan.
  • She kept maintaining double-citizenship (US and Japan) until she was 22 years old.
  • Her family consists of mother, father, and one older brother (Myoi Kai, born 1994).
  • She has a pet, Dachshund puppy named Ray.
  • She is an atheist.
Other facts about Mina

Dahyun

Dahyun Profile

  • Birth Name: 김다현 (Kim Dahyun)
  • Stage Name: Dahyun
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1998.05.28
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
  • Height: 158 cm (5’1”)
  • Weight: 64 kg (103.6 lbs) 
  • Blood Type: O
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Dahyun Facts & TMI

  • Dahyun was born and grew up in Seongnam.
  • Her family consists of mother (born 1971), father, and an older brother (Kim Myungsoo, born 1995).
  • Dahyun is part of Kimhae Kim’s clan.
  • She is a Christian.
  • She has pet, a Maltese puppy named Ary.
  • Her official position in the group is lead rapper and sub vocalist.
Other facts about Dahyun

Chaeyoung

Chaeyoung Profile

  • Birth Name: 손채영 (Son Chaeyoung)
  • Stage Name: Chaeyoung
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Date of Birth: 1999.04.23
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
  • Height: 159 cm (5’2”)
  • Weight: 46 kg (101.4 lbs)
  • Blood Type: B (Rh-)
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Chaeyoung Facts & TMI

  • Chaeyoung was born and grew up in Seoul (she lived in Gwangju until she was in the first grade of elementary school).
  • Her family consists of mother, father, a younger brother (Son Doyi, born 2000).
  • Chaeyoung is part of Miryang Son’s clan.
  • She is a Catholic.
  • Her baptismal name is Catharina.
  • Her family is raising puppies named Logan and Narally.
Other facts about Chaeyoung

Tzuyu

Tzuyu Profile

  • Birth Name: 周子瑜 (Chou Tzuyu)
  • Stage Name: Tzuyu
  • Nationality: Taiwanese
  • Date of Birth: 1999.06.14
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
  • Height: 170 cm (5’5”)
  • Weight: N/A
  • Blood Type: A
  • Personal Social Media: N/A

Tzuyu Facts & TMI

  • Tzuyu was born and grew up in Tainan City, Taiwan.
  • His family consists of mother, father, and an older brother (born 1992).
  • She has some pets, a Chihuahua puppy named Gucci (sadly it passed away), another puppy named Uz, and cats named BiBi, Ppoppo, BanBan, Butter, and Kaya.
  • She graduated from the Applied Music Department of Hanlim Art High School.
  • Her position in the group is maknae, sub vocalist and lead dancer.
  • She usually introduces herself as ‘Hello, I’m TWICE’s tall maknae!’.
Other facts about Tzuyu

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