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OH MY GIRL Members Profile & Facts

OH MY GIRL Members

OH MY GIRL (오마이걸) is a South Korean six-member Kpop girl group under WM Entertainment. The group members consist of Hyojung, Mimi, YooA, Seunghee, Yubin, and Arin. They initially debuted as an eight-member group on April 21, 2015, with the album ‘OH MY GIRL’.

OH MY GIRL Profile

DebutApril 21, 2015
Active Years2015–present
OH MY GIRL MembersHyojung, Mimi, YooA, Seunghee, Yubin, Arin
GenrePop/ Dance
StatusActive
LabelWM Entertainment
Oldest MemberHyojung
Youngest MemberArin
Former MembersJinE, Jiho 
Fandom NameMiracle
Fandom ColorsPantone 230c, Pantone 304c, Pantone 461u

OH MY GIRL Facts:

– OH MY GIRL was introduced as the sister group of B1A4 who are also their label-mates.
– Their official lightstick is called “Dear My Stick” (dieomaibong).
– The tickets for their first concert “Summer Fairy Tales” held in August 2016 were sold out in three minutes and it broke the record for the fastest sold out tickets for a new group.
– The group gained popularity after participating in the show ‘Queendom’.
– All members moved out from the dorms and YooA lives with her family, Hyojung lives in her own apartment and Mimi, Arin, Yubin and Seunghee live in the same building.
– OH MY GIRL members revealed that the company told them that if the next release after ‘Coloring Book’ didn’t succeed too, the group would disband. The members cried a lot and gave their all to their release ‘Secret Garden’ and it ended up becoming their most successful release and got their first music show win since their debut. (Marie Claire)
– The members joined the agency in the following order: JinE – Jiho – Mimi – Arin – Yubin – YooA – Hyojung – Seunghee.

Former Members

– In October 2017, it was announced that JinE left the group and the agency to recover from anorexia.
– Jiho left the group in May 2022 after she didn’t renew her contract with the agency.

Controversy

– The group was deported from Los Angeles International Airport after waiting for 15 hours in December 2015 when they went to film their album because one of the staff members used the word ‘sister’ to describe the staff’s relation with the members. Due to the miscommunication, the word was taken literally and they were caught for lying.
– The agency also didn’t get the performance visa and failed to disclose their purpose for the visit so they had to be sent back.
– The group faced negative remarks and rumors were spread in the articles that members were there for prostitution as they had over 50 outfits (which were for their performance) and the agency had used the word ‘career women’ to describe the members.

Major Works

– Their popular songs include ‘NONSTOP’, ‘Secret Garden’, ‘Closer’ and ‘Dun Dun Dance’.

Awards

– They ranked 44th in the ‘Most Popular Artists (Singer) – Top 50’ at the Asia Artist Awards in 2016.
– The group has won many awards including multiple Bonsang Awards since 2016.

Website:
ohmy-girl.com | ohmygirljapan.jp

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: @wm_ohmygirl
Youtube: OH MY GIRL | OH MY GIRL JAPAN OFFICIAL
Twitter: @wm_ohmygirl | @8_OHMYGIRL | @OHMYGIRLJAPAN
TikTok: @wm_ohmygirl | @ohmygirl_japan
Facebook: official.ohmygirl
Weibo: Oh My Girl
Fancafe: ohmygirl

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Spotify | Bugs | Melon | Apple Music | Deezer

OH MY GIRL Members Profile

1. Hyojung

Hyojung (OH MY GIRL)
Hyojung
Stage NameHyojung (효정)
Birth NameChoi Hyo Jung (최효정)
PositionLeader, Main Vocalist
BirthdayJuly 28, 1994
Active Years2015–present
Age29 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignLeo
Height158 cm (5’2″)
Weight42 kg (93 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeAB
MBTIESTJ
Representative EmojiN/A

Hyojung Facts:

– Hyojung revealed that the members weren’t allowed to use their phones in the first four years of their debut and they had to use email to communicate with their family and friends.
– Her favorite bread is called ‘Truffle Combos’. (Allure Korea)
– She considers her smile as her charming point.
– She prefers a lake house over a beach house.
– She has a lot of hobbies like hiking, jogging and growing plants. (teenvogue)
– She is obsessed with eating bread and even waits in line to buy bread.
– She is good at taking care of other people according to Seunghee.
– She talks a lot according to the members and doesn’t know when to stop. (Superlatives)
– She is friends with Red Velvet‘s Seulgi and MAMAMOO‘s Moonbyul.
– She listens to white noise in her house.
– Hyojung used to work many part time jobs before becoming a singer. (@star1 magazine)
– She likes eating pistachio victoria cake.
– She thinks her ‘healthiness’ is her charm.
– She said her best thing among her members is her smiling face.
– If she won the lottery, she would tell everyone as she has a hard time concealing stuff . (FANVATAR Qply ep.05)
– She loved watching the Netflix series ‘Bridgerton’. (W KOREA)
– Her favorite spot in her house is the coffee machine.
– She has even eaten seven breads at the same time. (Allure Korea)
– She is the most skilled in playing the piano among members.
– Arin said that she is the brightest member in the group. (1st Look)
– She doesn’t like awkward or quiet vibes so she says something first.
– She describes herself as a happy, hard working person.
Read More Facts About Hyojung

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: @candyz_hyojung
Youtube: 쩡이언니

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Spotify | Bugs | Melon | Apple Music | Deezer

2. Mimi

Mimi (OH MY GIRL)
Mimi
Stage NameMimi (미미)
Birth NameKim Mi Hyun (김미현)
PositionMain Rapper, Main Dancer, Sub Vocalist
BirthdayMay 1, 1995
Active Years2021–present
Age28 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignTaurus
Height163 cm (5’4″)
Weight47 kg (104 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeAB
MBTIINTP
Representative EmojiN/A

Mimi Facts:

– Mimi likes to eat butter bar with iced americano. (Allure Korea)
– She loved watching the movie ‘Intern’.
– She thinks dating doesn’t fit her lifestyle as she doesn’t like those feelings she gets before the guy and him are officially together. (Radio Star)
– She loves to eat desserts.
– Her favorite spot in her house is the sofa.  (W KOREA)
– She takes extra care of her hair and does hair treatments because she tends to dye or bleach it frequently.  (Allure)
– She is responsible for planning, editing, and filming her videos for her youtube channel. (Weverse)
– She relieves her stress by boxing.
– She is a fan of MAMAMOO, Beenizo, Jessi and Baek Yerin.
– Her most used emoticon is the running tiger.  (FANVATAR Qply ep.05)
– Hyojung thinks Mimi has the best fashion sense because Hyojung is always in her clothes.
– She feels her charm is her honesty and transparency.
– She is good at makeup according to members.
– Her motto is to live simply and have fun. (teenvogue)
– The time she cherishes most in a day is when she realizes she can sleep a bit longer upon waking up.
– If she were an Oh My Girl fan, she would be a fan of herself.
– Her favorite mystery novels include ‘Millennium’ by Stig Larsson. (ELLE KOREA)
– She has numerous moles on her body.
– She said her best thing among her members is her big mouth. (FANVATAR Qply ep.05)
– If she won the lottery, she wouldn’t tell anyone as she was taught that if she won she shouldn’t tell anyone.
– She wants to have an album that consists of solo songs of each member so they can all highlight their own charms. (NME)
Read More Facts About Mimi

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: @mimmiiiya | @mimpd.x_x.official
Youtube: 밈PD / [__-_____-_]mmmii | @DJMIXMIM

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon

3. YooA

YooA (OH MY GIRL)
YooA
Stage NameYooA (유아)
Birth NameYoo Yeon Joo (유연주) | Changed to Yoo Shi Ah (유시아)
PositionMain Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Face of the Group
BirthdaySeptember 17, 1995
Active Years2015–present
Age28 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignVirgo
Height160 cm (5’3″)
Weight44 kg (97 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeA
MBTIN/A
Representative EmojiN/A

YooA Facts:

– YooA is a fan of Ariana Grande.
– She likes to play games but she prefers to watch Youtube splaying. (ESQUIRE Korea)
– She thinks she would be a musical actress if she wasn’t a singer.
– One trait she wants to pass on to her children is being considerate. (M+ Trivial Interview)
– She loves drinking Americano. (Allure Korea)
– She sings BIGBANG’s ‘Bang Bang Bang’ the most in karaoke.
– She said her best thing among her members is that she sleeps alot.
– She can sleep for more than 12 hours. (FANVATAR Qply ep.05)
– She puts 3g of organic green tea powder in milk and drinks it every morning to reduce her face bloating. (Allure Korea)
– If she was a male, she would like to be a father. (M+ Trivial Interview)
– She considers her lips as her charming point.
– YooA thinks the con of being a soloist is that she misses her members a lot but the pro is that she gets to know herself more.
– She likes Harry Styles and wants to collaborate with him. (ESQUIRE Korea)
– She said Seunghee randomly messages her when she thinks about her so she often thinks of Seunghee during hard times.
– She gets inspiration from watching movies, reading poems and fantasizing. (Allure Korea)
– She has a habit of touching and feeling a towel.
– If she won the lottery, she would tell because she said there is no reason to lie as her money wouldn’t be anyone else’s.

– Hyojung and Seunghee think she has the best agyeo in the group.  (Superlatives)
– She wants to try a cheerleader concept. (NME)
– She likes using ompangi emoticons.
Read More Facts About YooA

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: @yoo__sha

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Spotify | Bugs | Melon | Apple Music | Deezer

4. Seunghee

Seunghee (OH MY GIRL)
Seunghee
Stage NameSeunghee (승희)
Birth NameHyun Seung Hee (현승희)
PositionMain Vocalist
BirthdayJanuary 25, 1996
Active Years2015–present
Age28 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignAquarius
Height160 cm (5’3″)
Weight44 kg (97 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeB
MBTIENFJ
Representative EmojiN/A

Seunghee Facts:

– Seunghee is considered the group’s moodmaker.
– The thing she hates the most about her body is her legs because they are short. (Showterview)
– She considers her eyebrows as her charming point.
– Members picked her as the funniest member of the group and someone with the best hair in the group.
– She is a big fan of IU. (Big Issue Korea)
– She has liked the jazz music genre since highschool.
– She is nicknamed the ‘2nd BoA.
– If she gets 100 million won, she would want to build a house in Chuncheon.
– She wants to try paragliding.
– She likes to sleep in her spare time. (Showterview)
– She feels the most glad to be a singer when her mom and dad hear her singing.
– She doesn’t like high pitched songs.
– Her first TV appearance was on ‘National Singing Contest’ in Inje, Gangwon-do when she was a child. (Big Issue Korea)
– She is close with KARD’s Jeon Jiwoo, Jamie and TWICE’s Jihyo.
– Seunghee doesn’t get scared with extreme sports and jumped the earliest among the members in bungee jumping. (Zoomterview)
– She prefers a lake house over a beach house.
– She wants to try a swing jazz song. (NME)
– She believes it’s best to keep skincare products minimal and remove makeup thoroughly. (Allure)
– Her favorite spot in her house is her living room.
– She likes to sit in her living room and work on her oil paintings. (W KOREA)
– Her source of power is her cat Harley and her family.
– When stressed, she turns off all the lights, plays loud music, and dances until she sweats.
– She considers her overflowing energy and good stamina as her strength.
Read More Facts About Seunghee

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: @hyun_maxiang

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Spotify | Bugs | Melon | Apple Music | Deezer

5. Yubin

Yubin (OH MY GIRL)
Yubin
Stage NameYubin (유빈), Binnie (비니)
Birth NameBae Yu Bin (배유빈)
PositionSub Vocalist
BirthdaySeptember 9, 1997
Active Years2015–present
Age26 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignVirgo
Height161 cm (5’3″)
Weight44 kg (97 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeO
MBTIISTJ
Representative EmojiN/A

Yubin Facts:

– Yubin likes to have clarity about everything and likes solving problems and even bought a sudoku . (COSMOPOLITAN Korea)
– She is not very interested in fashion and likes simple clothing like white t-shirt and jeans.
– She likes the Korean drama ‘Run On’. (W KOREA)
– Her favorite spot in her house is the sofa when she is lying down while she is watching TV.
– She doesn’t enjoy applying glitter, dark eyeshadows or thick eyeliners.  (Allure)
– If she won the lottery, she wouldn’t tell anyone.
– She is considered as a look-alike of SEVENTEEN’s Joshua.
– She said her best thing among her members is her athleticism. (FANVATAR Qply ep.05)
– She prefers a beach house over a lake house.
– She either sleeps or cleans her room on her off days.
– Before going to sleep, she always applies a face mask.
– She likes to wear minimal makeup and bring out her natural charm.  (Allure)
– She said everyone in her family works out. (FANVATAR Qply ep.05)
– She considers passing the WM audition as a life-turning point.
– Yubin is close with fromis_9’s Lee Saerom, Dreamcatcher’s Dami, MOMOLAND’s JooE, DIA’s Yebin, PRISTIN’s Yuha and Cosmic Girls’s Luda.
– When stressed, she enjoys walking along the Han River by herself or listening to music.
– People believe she resembles the actress Lee Yoobi.
– She believes she is good at speaking and pronounces her words clearly. (teenvogue)
– She wants to try a dark and chic concept as well as a ballad concept that highlights each members’ vocals. (NME)
– She considers her big and bright eyes as her charming point.
– She sings a lot in her daily life.
Read More Facts About Yubin

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: @baeyu_b

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon 

6. Arin

Arin (OH MY GIRL)
Arin
Stage NameArin (아린)
Birth NameChoi Ye Won (최예원)
Position Lead Dancer, Sub Vocalist, Maknae
BirthdayJune 18, 1999
Active Years2015–present
Age24 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignGemini
Height165 cm (5’5″)
Weight48 kg (106 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeO
MBTIINFP
Representative EmojiN/A

Arin Facts:

– Arin is the only one who likes pink in OH MY GIRL. (ESQUIRE Korea)
– She wants to try a colorful graphic eyeliner look and a makeup look inspired by the ‘80s.
– She takes vitamin supplements for her health.
– She thinks it’s better to apply makeup on the first half of the face and then finish it on the cheeks and bottom half of the face after applying eye makeup. (Allure)

– She carries a throat spray because she easily gets a sore throat. 
– She likes to wear sneakers over pumps and jeans over skirts.
– Members once visited her room but freaked out and left her room saying they’ll never come back because she decorated her room with pink.  (ESQUIRE Korea)
– She is friends with Yuqi from (G)I-DLE.
– She likes sedans over SUVs.
– Her TMI is that she blows dry her hair in the bathroom. (W KOREA)
– She likes the character ryan over pengsoo.
– Her favorite spot in her house is her bed.
– Arin was an MC on Music Bank with TXT‘s Soobin.
– Her small happiness is coming home and resting alone while listening to music.
– Arin is the best at eating spicy food in the group.
– She is usually not a fan of highteen movies but she enjoyed watching ‘The Kissing Booth’. (ESQUIRE Korea)
– She has a habit of carrying two things for the same purpose like two wallets, two creams, two lip balm, two airpods etc. (SINGLES KOREA)
– She doesn’t cook at home and often heats up chicken breast.
– She likes spicy food and can handle high levels of spiciness.
– She would like to try a summer song or a Chirstmas carol song. (NME)
Read More Facts About Arin

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: @ye._.vely61

Streaming Platform Links
GenieBugs | Melon

Former Members:

7. JinE

JinE (ex. OH MY GIRL)
JinE
Stage NameJinE (진이)
Birth NameShin Hye-jin (신혜진)
PositionSub Vocalist
BirthdayJanuary 22, 1995
Active Years2015–2017
Age29 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignAquarius
Height161 cm (5’3″)
Weight48 kg (105 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeA
MBTIN/A
Representative EmojiN/A

JinE Facts:

– JinE used to share a room with Jiho.
– She admires So Ji-Sub among actors.
– She trained for four years before debuting in OH MY GIRL.
-She was nicknamed ‘CCTV’ because she had the habit of watching the members from behind.
– She was close with Jiho among all the members.
– People think she resembles Sunny from Girls’ Generation.
– She loved to eat a lot after training and once went on a date with Jiho at dawn to buy food.
– She likes to eat meat and salmon.
– She didn’t like to eat fishy food when she was young. (IZE Magazine)
– She wants to cosplay if she gets the chance.
– She likes to surf and take bubble baths in her spare time.
– She took a break from August 2016 due to anorexia and October 30, 2017, she officially departed from the group and the agency.
Read More Facts About JinE

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: @c_nye.zini
Threads: @c_nye.zini

Streaming Platform Links
Bugs | Melon 

8. Jiho

Gong Jiho (ex. OH MY GIRL)
Gong Jiho
Stage NameJiho (지호)
Birth NameKim Ji Ho (김지호)
PositionLead Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Visual
BirthdayApril 4, 1997
Active Years2021–present
Age27 (in 2024)
Zodiac SignAries
Height165 cm (5’5″)
Weight48 kg (106 lbs)
NationalityKorean
Blood TypeA
MBTIINFJ
Representative EmojiN/A

Jiho Facts:

– Jiho is scared of extreme sports.  (Zoomterview)
– She is shy and silent when meeting people for the first time so she usually stays in the green room when she is getting ready for music shows. (THE STAR)
– She doesn’t buy skinny or slim straight pants online. (SINGLES KOREA)
– She prefers neutral colors for casual outfits. 
– She doesn’t often use emoticons.  (FANVATAR Qply ep.05)
– She is a fan of CL.
– Her essential fashion item is a scrunchie.  (SINGLES KOREA)
– She said her best thing among her members is her height.
– If she won the lottery, she wouldn’t tell anyone and would act naturally.
– She likes minor songs.  (Zoomterview)
– She would rather have the power to know what she forgot to take with her outside than have the power to know what she lost in the house. (Y magazine)
– Her favorite indie singers are 10cm and OKDAL. 
– She wants to try folk-style music. (NME)
– Her favorite nickname is ‘jyorangi’.
– She thinks ‘70 and ’80s style makeup and fashion was captivating. (Allure)
– Jiho left the group and the agency in May 2022 and signed as an actress with P&S Studio under the stagename Gong Jiho.
Read More Facts About Jiho

SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
Instagram: @jihoa_f

Streaming Platform Links
Genie | Bugs | Melon 

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