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Xiumin (EXO) Profile and Facts; Xiumin’s Ideal Type

Xiumin (EXO) Profile and Facts; Xiumin’s Ideal Type

Stage Name: Xiumin (시우민)
Korean Name: Kim Min Seok (김민석)
Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Rapper
Birthday: March 26, 1990
Zodiac sign: Aries
Nationality: Korean
Height: 173 cm (5’8″)
Bloodtype: B
Hometown: Guri, Gyeonggi province
Specialties: Taekwondo, kendo
Subunit: EXO-M, EXO-CBX
Super Power (Badge): Frost (Snowflake)
Instagram: @e_xiu_o

Xiumin facts:
– He was born in Guri, Gyeonggi province, South Korea.
– Xiumin has a little sister whose identity he worked very hard to keep a secret, because his mom asked him to.
– Education: Catholic Kwandong University
– He is one of the Korean members or EXO-M.
– He is also part of the subunit EXO-CBX alongside with Baekhyun and Chen.
– He appeared in EXO’s 11th and 23th teasers.
– Xiumin won second place on the SM Everysing Contest 2008.
– His nicknames are Bao Zi (Little Bun), Mandoo, King of Detail
– Personality: Kind, very, very clean and tidy, cute, prankster, funny.
– He likes to play pranks on the other members.
– He has a chubby face and a cute grin.
– He is a good cook.
– Xiumin was chosen as the funniest member among EXO M.
– Though his looks make him appear as the youngest member, he is actually the oldest.
– He is the neatest, strongest and cleanest member in EXO-M.
– He is the most organized and the one who gets up the earliest.
– He knows Taekwondo, Fencing, Kendo, and Soccer.
– When he was younger he joined a martial arts school because of a free toy.
– According to Chanyeol he seems cute but he’s actually manly (Star Show 360).
– Xiumin said that he is close with Super Junior’s Henry and Sungmin and f(x)’s Amber.
– He has been chosen by his band mates as the member who was least likely to cry.
– The nickname Baozi was given to him by Luhan. (“Baozi” is his nickname not only because he likes steamed buns, but because he has a round, white face.)
– Kris said that Xiumin’s strength was being approachable and understanding.
– Xiumin is afraid of cats because he was attacked by one when he was young.
– A thing that Xiumin must do everyday is taking a bath.
– His hobbies are playing soccer, exercise, eat delicious food and shopping.
– His favorite music genre is ballad.
– His favorite foods: Steamed buns, kimchi soup and miso soup prepared by his parents.
– He also likes Chinese hot pot, spicy Sichuan food and huo guo.
– He likes pumpkins.
– Xiumin’s favorite flavor is blueberry.
– His favorite color is blue.
– His favorite cartoons are Spongebob and Baby Huiy.
– His favorite stuff: MP3 Player, Cell Phone, Computer.
– One gift that he’s very grateful for is a huge selection of Manga given to him by fans.
– Xiumin bought a coffee maker and would make lattes and cappucinos for the members.
– He wants to be a barista and wants to open his own coffee shop in the future.
– He doesn’t like it if someone touches his face.
– Xiumin went to the same high school as Infinite’s Dongwoo.
– He acted in the web drama “Falling for Challenge” (2015)
– He acted in the movie “Seondal: The Man Who Sells the River” (2016)
– In 2017 he became a regular cast of the show “It’s Dangerous Beyond The Blankets”.
– His role models are Super Junior, JJ Lin.
– He says that he would be bold enough to actively pursue a girl, but he would leave subtle hints that he likes her.
– He enlisted for the military on May 7, 2019.
Xiumin’s ideal type is someone who is hug-able and can give comfort to others.

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  • macy

    ok, so at first Xiumin didn’t catch my attention but once that EXO-CBX appeared, he became my bias in EXO.

    ps: absolutely loved his green hair

  • Angie Xu

    pretty sure that that’s not the definition of tsundere…

  • KProfiles

    Yes, you’re right! XD

  • Karoliina

    I just wanted to point out that Xiumin doesn’t have Instagram (the one you have there is a fan account)!

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for the heads up! It’s really annoying that some fan accounts are made to be mistaken by official ones.

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  • fangirl

    he acted in Falling For Challege if iknow right
    (and sorry for my bad english)

  • KProfiles

    You’re right! Thanks for the info! 🙂

  • MarkLeeIsProbablyMySoulmate

    He picks up choreography very fast. Faster than most members, if I’m not wrong

  • Armina

    Very true. Only Lay has an Instagram account.

  • xiuxiubaby

    He’s my ultimate bias he’s so perfect <3

  • xiuxiubaby

    Omg yes u could have a slight chance of getting it to him :3333333333333 I can’t help with what email to use but plz do send him a letter and don’t forget to tell him that we exo-ls love him to the moon and back!

  • xiuxiubaby

    xD lol yeah he’s so cute he could literally be wearing mustard yellow and somehow pull it off

  • KProfiles

    As per your request the photo has been updated! 🙂

  • Petals Margret Gabrielle Felic

    He is a rapper, there is a sort of error, please fix it to follow the profile with all the members.

  • KProfiles

    Thanks for the heads up, it’s really appreciated! 🙂

  • He loves pumpkin and is a master at cooking spaghetti 🙂

  • YouShallNeverKnow

    He is close to NCT’s Mark and is like an older brother to him
    He bought Mark Earphones for his birthday

  • idek anymore

    lmao sameeee

  • uminkim BBH

    XIUMIN! Talented slut I love you!

  • 박준현

    Does he have a instagram account?

  • Faith Ramos

    He used to have one.

  • SummerJD

    Minseok is a super fanboy of TVXQ! He attends their concerts whenever he can.

  • Yes, its e_xiu_o

  • Xiumin has a instragram @e_xiu_o

  • geraldine

    is he really afraid of cats since he posted a photo of a cat that i assume is his

  • eka-falla

    Xiumin said before he is afraid of cats, but he can touch them if it’s necessary, he did a photoshoot for Grazia magazine with a cat and even if he was scared of it at first, he could touch it.

  • Crisa Dame

    I love you Xiumin. <3

  • Please, take out the comment about him being “lil’ fatty”. He’s struggled so,much, do not allow more people to entertain the thought of this “nickname”

  • Kim Chi

    Xiumin has a cat named Tan. He used to be scared of cats but he said that taking care of Tan helped him overcome his fear. Jongdae also said that if he wants to be someone’s pet, it would me Minseok’s because he takes care of Tan really well.

  • Laly

    i luv bao xi

  • cloudy ninja

    YES I HAVE A VERY IMPORTANT FACT !!! He had his first girlfriend in 7th grade middle school !! IT WAS ME !! and im engaged to min seok!! ive been his girlfriend since the 7th grade and still am https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/f2e6228b8becda58a3d823ff6b31fe028f20e722c90a18154b68783f6b63a456.png

  • Epiphany Greaves

    fuck those 194 people

  • Rea

    lol! you’re so lucky!

  • Anon

    What is his religion? Some places says he’s Christian, some say Atheist

  • Maya_justme

    Hes friends with NCT’s Mark

  • Kelicia Mc Lean

    mmmm Xuidaddyyy <3

  • El Batoul Bechiri

    Why is his stage name Chinese while he is Korean?