Wonder Girls Members & Profiles

  • SoHee
  • Full NameAhn So Hee
  • NicknameMandu (Dumpling)
  • Position: Vocalist
  • BirthdayJune 27, 1992
  • Height: 166 cm
  • Weight: 43 kg
  • Blood Type: AB
  • Religion: Buddism
  • Education:  Chang Dam Middle School, Changmun Girls High School
  • Languages: Korean, English, Chinese
  • Trainee Time: 2 years
  • Fun Facts:
    She is extremely shy and is an introvert.
    Knows Taekwondo.
    She became a JYP trainee at the age of 12.
    She was the maknae of the Wonder Girls until Lim was added to the team.
    Her favorite singers are Beyonce, Alicia Keys, Rain, and Im Jeong Hee.
    Her favorite color is Pink.
    According to the other members, she is the fashionista of the group.
    Her ideal guy is someone who has pretty hands.
    She loves lemon (the taste, smell, and color).
    Its an ongoing gag that she is Super Juniors Heechul ideal type.  And whenever they appear together on a show or she comes up in conversation he immediately becomes flustered (She was even his phone’s background picture).
    There were rumors floating around that she was dating label mate 2AMs Seulong, but they were later reported to be false.
    She was featured on 2PMs singleHands Up!” It was also revealed that she actually helped JYP himself fix the melody. “The Wonder GirlsSoHee fixed the melody of 2PMsHands Up‘. If she hadn’t done so, the song wouldve been different.” –J.Y Park.
    On 2PMsHands Upalbum it says: “Advised by Ahn SoHee. Miss Sensible, please continue your constructive advice”.
    She wears socks when she goes to sleep.

  • YeEun
  • Full NamePark Yeh Eun
  • Nickname: Yenny
  • Position: Lead Vocalist
  • BirthdayMay 26, 1989
  • Height: 165 cm
  • Weight: 47 kg
  • Blood Type: AB
  • Religion: Christianity
  • EducationJung Bal High School, Kyunghee University
  • Languages: Korean, English, Mandarin, Spanish
  • Trainee Time: 3 months
  • Fun Facts:
    Some of her hobbies include music appreciation, reading, and Bible reading.
    She is the daughter of two pastors.
    It was during a church concert that during a performance of theLittle Drummer Boy”, YeEun discovered her passion and goal to become a singer.
    While she was a student, she had high grades and was in the top 10 of her school.
    Her parents opposed her dream of becoming a singer for a long time.
    Her favorite foods are Chobap and egg tarts.
    She never believed in Santa Claus.
    Her favorite singers are Lauryn Hill, Aretha Franklin, and So Hyang.
    Her favorite color is green.
    She gets annoyed when people call herJenny instead ofYenny“.
    Her ideal guy is a familyorientated person.
    She composed the songG.N.Oon theWonder Worldalbum. The song was inspired by member SoHee when she told the members she wanted to go clubbing when she turned 20. YeEun and YooBin brought her to a New York club where SoHee was dressed in a low cut shirt and was in ‘kill heels‘.
    She has also composed songs likeFor Wonderful“,  “Saying I Love You“, andHello to Myselfwhich is on Dream High 2s OST.
    She rearranged the trackMe, Inon theirWonder Worldalbum which was orignally composed by Shin Jung Hyeon.
    She loves the showGleeand wants to perform an Aretha Franklin song on the show someday.

  • SunYe
  • Full NameMin Seon Yeh
  • Nickname: Sun
  • Position: Main Vocalist, Leader
  • BirthdayAugust 12, 1989
  • Height: 162 cm
  • Weight: 45 kg
  • Blood Type: A
  • Religion: Christianity
  • EducationKorea Art High School, Dongguk University
  • Languages: Korean, English
  • Trainee Time: 5 years 6 months
  • Fun Facts:
    She was discovered by JYP on99% Challenge project”  and became a JYP trainee at the age of 12.
    She has one of the longest trainee periods in JYP having been a trainee from 2001 to the Wonder Girls debut in 2007. The only two that exceed her are 2AM JoKwon (7 years) and the mysterious GSoul (11 years).
    SunYe was raised by her grandparents. Her mother passed away when she was very young and her father suffered from a health condition that kept him bedridden most of the time.  He later passed away in 2009.
    Her favorite singers are Beyonce and pianist Yiruma.
    Her favorite actors are Johnny Depp and Jessica Alba.
    Her favorite color is Blue.
    Her favorite foods are Ddeokbokgi and ice cream.
    Her favortie quote isIf you do it, its done.”
    Her ideal guy is someone who attends church regularly, has a strong sense of responsibility, and is honest.
    Some of her hobbies include watching movies, music appreciation, sports, health.
    Her favorite day of the year is Christmas.
    She prefers sneakers over heels.
    She has donated money to charities, hospitals, and orphanges several times.
    In 2010, it was reported that she made a visit to an elderly man who had secluded himself in the mountains after being a victim to many cases of fraud. According to officials: “SunYe prepared clothes, shoes, a radio, food, and various other presents for the man.  He hasnt been able to wash in a while so there was a very bad stench coming from him but Sunye paid no attention to it and held his hands tightly, asking him to live a long life. She also prayed for his good health.”
    In 2011 she announced onStrong Heartthat she is currently dating a KoreanAmerican she met on Haiti missionary tripNot much is currently known about him other than he lives in America.

  • Lim
  • Full NameYu Hye Lim
  • NicknameChristina Woo (English name), Little Apple
  • Position: Vocalist, Rapper, Maknae
  • BirthdaySeptember 1, 1992
  • Height: 167 cm
  • Weight: 49 kg
  • Blood Type: O
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Languages: Korean, EnglishMandarin, Cantonese
  • Trainee Time: 3 years
  • Fun Facts:
    She debuted in 2010 with the Wonder Girls after SunMi left to further her studies in music.
    Although she was born in Korea, she grew up in Hong Kong.
    In 2009, she toured around China in a 5 member group called JYPE Sisters (aka theChinese Wonder Girls“) and performed on many variety shows and stages.  But before the group debuted two of the members left and the group disbanded.  Lim went to the Wonder Girls while the other two girls debuted in miss A and are now known as Fei and Jia.
    Her favorite drinks are bubble milk tea, Ginger Ale, and flat water.
    Her favorite colors are Hot Pink and White.
    When she was younger she wanted to become a flight attendant or a teacher.
    She was previously a model in Hong Kong.
    Some of her favorite foods are pancakes and Italian food.
    She has seenThe Parent Trap andThe Princess Diaries more than 10 times.
    According to the other members, she has the “[Justin] Bieber Fever
    When she first joined the Wonder Girls, she says the hardest member to get along with was YeEun because she has an intimidating aura around her (To which YooBin agrees and says she was also scared of YeEun when she first joined the group). 

  • YooBin
  • Full NameKim Yoo Bin
  • NicknameBoNoBoNo
  • Position: Main Rapper
  • BirthdayOctober 4, 1988
  • Height: 163 cm
  • Weight: 45 kg
  • Blood Type: O
  • Birth PlaceGwangjuSouth Korea
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Education: JungAm Elementary School, Anyang High SchoolLeland High School, Myongji University
  • Languages: Korean, English
  • Trainee Time: 2 years (at Good Entertainment)
  • Fun Facts:
    She debuted in 2007 with the Wonder Girls and replaced HyunA who left due to medical problems.
    She was orignally going to debuted in a group calledFive Girlsalong side G.NAAfter Schools UeeSecrets Hyosungand Spicas Yang Jiwon.  But before the group could debut the company went into financial trouble and the group disbanded.
    She loves to scuba dive and swim.
    Some of her hobbies are listening to music and collecting CDs.
    She wrote the lyrics forGirls Girls“, “Me, In“, andSweet Dreamson theirWonder Worldalbum.
    Her favorite foods are salad, raw fish, and apples.
    Her favorite singers are Lauryn Hill and Eve.
    Her ideal guy is someone who is passionate about every thing.
    She use to live in San Hose, California.
    She regrets never going to Prom.
    She says that when she first joined the Wonder Girls she was scared of YeEun (even though she is older than her).

    According to the other members she is the Queen of Skinship.
    When she was little she was a tom boy and had very short hair like a boy.
    When asked in an interview about past boyfriend, YooBin stated that females tended to show more interest towards her than males.

Past Members

HyunA (Left due to medical problems. Now in 4minute)
SunMi (Left to further study music)

12 thoughts on “Wonder Girls Members & Profiles

  1. It looks like Sunmi is back. Sunye will continue to be inactive for the time being (but she is still officially a Wonder Girl).

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