Stars born in the year of the rooster
This year is the year of the rooster, which is one of 12 Chinese zodiac animal signs.
Some Hallyu stars who were born in the year of the rooster -- which comes around every 12 years -- are as follows:
Park Bo-gum (June 16, 1993)
Park’s popularity swept Asia following his role as Prince Lee Young in the KBS drama “Moonlight Drawn by Clouds.”
BTS’ Suga (March 9, 1993)
Suga, a member of the high-flying K-pop group BTS, was also born in 1993.
(Big Hit Entertainment)
EXO’s Kai (Jan. 14, 1994)
Kai of S.M. Entertainment’s hit group EXO was born in 1994, but his zodiac animal sign is still the rooster as he was born before the start of the next lunar year.
IU, or Lee Ji-eun (May 16, 1993)
Singer-actress IU played the lead role in the SBS drama “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo” (2016).
Yoo Seung-ho (Aug. 17, 1993)
Yoo played the lead role in the SBS drama, “Remember: War of the Son,” in which he was a genius lawyer who seeks to prove the innocence of his father, who was framed and convicted of a crime.
Seo Kang-jun (Oct. 12, 1993)
Seo played the lead role Chae Young-bin in the Korean rendition of “Entourage.”
(Seo Kang-jun's Instagram)
Girl’s Day’s Minah (May 13, 1993)
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Song Min-ho (March 30, 1993)
|(Song Min-ho's Instagram)|
Kang Seung-yoon (Jan. 21, 1994)
|(Kang Seung-yoon's Instagram)|
VIXX’s Ravi (Feb. 15, 1993)
Gong Minzy (Jan. 18, 1994)
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Lee Dong-wook (Nov. 6, 1981)
|(Lee Dong-wook's Instagram)|
Park Hyo-shin (Aug. 15, 1981)
|(Park Hyo-shin's Instagram)|
Kim Rae-won (March 19, 1981)
Gummy (April 8, 1981)
Singer Gummy, who is in a relationship with actor Jo Jung-suk, is a well-known singer here.
Song Ji-hyo (August 15, 1981)
Actress Song is a member of the popular variety show “Running Man.” It was announced late last year that the program will stop airing this year.
Jo In-sung (July 28, 1981)
Jo stars in the upcoming movie “The King,” which will be released on Jan. 17.
By Lim Jeong-yeo (email@example.com)