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Yeji (ITZY) Profile and Facts

Yeji Profile; Yeji’s Facts

Yeji (예지) is a South Korean leader/member of girl group ITZY under JYP Entertainment.

Stage Name: Yeji (예지)
Birth Name: Hwang Yeji (황예지)
English Name: Lucy Hwang
Birthday: May 26, 2000
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Korean
Height: 168 cm (5’6″)
Weight: 46 kg (101 lbs)
Blood Type: A

Yeji Facts:
– Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea but grew up in Jeonju, South Korea.
– She had a cameo in tvN’s drama “Twenty Again” (2015).
– She has an older sister.
– Yeji became a JYP Entertainment trainee in 2016.
– Back in 2017, she appeared on Stray Kids‘ “Survival Show”.
– In 2018, Yeji was a contestant of SBS’ reality competition television series “The Fan” but was eliminated in the fifth episode. During her time on the show she was called “JYP’s Secret Weapon” by 2PM‘s Junho.
– Specialties: Rap, dance, singing.
– On January 20, 2019, it was announced that she would be joining JYP’s new girl group. She debuted as the leader/member of ITZY on February 12 of the same year after two years of overall training.
– She had performed “Like Ohh Ahh” by Twice in her audition.
– Yeji can speak Thai. (IDOL LEAGUE 23/04/2020)
– She currently shares one room with Ryujin in the dorm.
– She is close with former Wanna One‘s Lee Daehwi.
– Favorite food: Snacks & chocolate.
– Favorite color: Black.
– Her Chinese zodiac sign is Dragon.
– Yeji has a puppy named Hongsam.
– She ranked 86th on TC Candler’s 100 Most Beautiful Faces 2019.
– Many fans support that she strongly resembles Stray KidsHyunjin and (G)-Idle‘s Yuqi.
– She has a condition called ‘Atopy’ [Solo V-Live 20.01.24].
– When Yeji was around 8 years old [Korean age] she got severely sick with 3 deadly illnesses. It started as a cold and Yeji took medicine but gradually it became worse because of her Atopy and that became pneumonia, osteomyelitis, and sepsis all at the same time [Solo V-Live 20.01.24].
– Yeji also mentioned that she went through a minor procedure and had stayed in the hospital for almost a year before she was better [Solo V-Live 20.01.24].

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