Kang Ho Dong Profile and Facts
Kang Ho Dong (강호동) is a South Korean comedian & trot singer under SM Entertainment. He made his singing debut on February 18, 2018 under SM Station with the song “I Kicked All My Luck Off”.
Name: Kang Ho Dong (강호동)
Birthday: June 11, 1970
Height: 182m (5’9)
Blood Type: N/A
Kang Ho Dong Facts:
– He was born in Jinju, South Korea.
– He is a former ssireum wrestler & champion.
– He debuted as an MC and Comedian in 1993 after retiring from wrestling.
– He is a cast member on the JTBC Variety Show “Knowing Brothers/Ask Us Anything”.
– He’s known for hosting many shows like “Star King”, “Strong Heart”, “Kang’s Kitchen”, “New Journey To The West”, “Let’s Eat Dinner Together” and more.
– In 2008, he became the first ever comedian to win the Baeksang Arts Awards Daesang (the Grand Award) for Television Category.
– He got married to Lee Hyo-Jin in 2006.
– He has a son, Kang Si-Hoo.
– He has one brother and three sisters.
– He met his wife on an arranged double date with Yoo Jae-Suk.
– Education: Graduated from Masan Business High School.
– On September 9 2009, Kang Ho Dong held a press conference announcing his retirement from the entertainment industry due to his tax evasion controversy.
– On August 17 2012, Kang Ho Dong signed an exclusive contract with SM C&C when Lee Soo Man convinced him to make a return to the entertainment industry.
– He owns a chain of Korean BBQ restaurants called “Baek Jeong”.
– He made a cameo in the JTBC Drama “Listen to Love” (ep 3).
– He made his trot/singing debut under SM Station with Hong Jin Young.
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