IVE: Member Profiles, Fun Facts, Debut Era, and More!

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Get To Know About IVE: Group and Member Profiles

Starship Entertainment has been known as one of the famous homes for many K-pop groups such as Monsta X, CRAVITY, Cosmic Girls, and many more. In 2022, the agency has debuted their latest girl group named IVE! Consisting of 6 members, some of them have been debuted in other groups. Meanwhile, the rest are newly debuted as K-pop stars. IVE debuted in December 2021. The oldest member in IVE is Gaeul and the youngest member, Leeseo was born in 2007!

You can also check out IVE’s official sites here:

Twitter: IVE_twt (Members) / IVEstarship (Company)

Japanese Twitter: IVEstarship_jp

Instagram: IVEstarship

Facebook: IVEstarship

YouTube: IVE

FanCafé: IVEstarship

TikTok: IVE.official

IVE’s Yujin’s Full Profile

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Birth Name: An Yu-jin (안유진)

Stage Name: Yujin (유진)

Birth: Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea, September 1, 2003

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Blood Type: A

Height: 172 cm

Weight: 49 kg

Nationality: Korean

Occupation: Singer, Model, MC

Position in IVE: Leader, Vocalist

Years Active: 2018 – present

Label: Starship Entertainment (present)

Associated With: Produce 48, IZ*ONE, IVE

Instagram: _yujin_an

Interesting Facts About Yujin

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  • Yujin is a former member of IZ*ONE and a former contestant of Produce 48
  • Yujin applied for Starship Entertainment’s audition via email
  • Her family consists of a mother, father, and older sister
  • Her MBTI type is ISTP
  • Yujin is very good at sports
  • She appeared as a model in several music videos and became the MC of a music show program
  • Yujin’s shoe size is 250 mm
  • Yujin likes shopping in Gangnam
  • Some of her specialties are playing the piano and doing girl’s hip hop
  • She likes green tea ice cream the most
  • Yujin’s role models are IU and Taemin
  • She doesn’t like vegetables and coffee
  • Some of her hobbies are working out, jumping rope, and eating

IVE’s Gaeul’s Full Profile

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Birth Name: Kim Gae-eul (김가을)

Stage Name: Gaeul (가을)

Birth: Bupyeong-gu, Incheon, South Korea, September 24, 2002

Zodiac Sign: Libra

Blood Type: N/A

Height: 166 cm

Weight: 43 kg

Nationality: Korean

Occupation: Singer, Rapper

Position in IVE: Rapper

Years Active: 2021 – present

Label: Starship Entertainment (present)

Associated With: IVE

Interesting Facts About Gaeul

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  • Her name is Gaeul because she was born in gaeul (fall)
  • She attended Incheon Puwon Elementary School, Bupyeong Seo Girls’ Middle School, and Bupyeong Girls’ High School
  • Gaeul’s nickname is Sloth
  • She was cast by JYP Entertainment
  • Gaeul used to be a part of her middle school’s dance team
  • Gaeul writes rap lyrics
  • Gaeul is a fan of Sunmi
  • She likes to watch horror movies and read mystery novels
  • Gaeul is the oldest in IVE
  • She has been trained since she was in the 8th grade
  • She likes pink and colors of spring
  • Her MBTI type is ISTJ

IVE’s Rei’s Full Profile

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Birth Name: Naoi Rei (直井れい/ 나오이 레이)

Stage Name: Rei (레이)

Birth: Nagoya, Aichi, Japan, February 3, 2004

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Blood Type: AB

Height: 169 cm

Weight: 48 kg

Nationality: Japanese

Occupation: Singer, Rapper

Position in IVE: Rapper, Vocalist

Years Active: 2021 – present

Label: Starship Entertainment (present)

Associated With: IVE

Interesting Facts About Rei

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  • Rei’s family consists of a mother, father, older sister, and older brother
  • She attended the School of Performing Arts Seoul
  • Her nicknames are Kim Rei and Kirei which mean beautiful (it’s a phrase from Japanese)
  • Her birth name means lovely and graceful in Japanese
  • Rei was born and raised in Japan, but she moved to South Korea after she passed the audition
  • She also became Starship Entertainment’s first Japanese artist
  • Her MBTI type is INFJ
  • Rei knows how to swim
  • Rei’s role model is Red Velvet’s Joy
  • Her favorite colors are black, white, and pastel shades
  • Rei loves to decorate, draw, and make jewelry
  • Rei loves roses

IVE’s Wonyoung’s Full Profile

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Birth Name: Jang Won-young (장원영)

Stage Name: Wonyoung (원영)

Birth: Ichon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea, August 31, 2004

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Blood Type: O

Height: 173 cm

Weight: 48 kg

Nationality: Korean

Occupation: Singer, Rapper, Songwriter, MC

Position in IVE: Vocalist

Years Active: 2018 – present

Label: Starship Entertainment (present)

Associated With: Produce 48, STARSHIPZ, IZ*ONE, IVE

Instagram: for_everyoung10

Interesting Facts About Wonyoung

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  • Her family consists of a mother, father, and older sister
  • She attended the School of Performing Arts Seoul
  • Wonyoung is a former member of IZ*ONE and a former participant of the show Produce 48
  • Wonyoung’s English name was Vicky Jang when she was a kid
  • Her favorite foods are fried chicken and bulgogi
  • Wonyoung is also fluent in English
  • Wonyoung is the global ambassador and muse for the beauty brand Innisfree
  • Her childhood dream was to be a lawyer or news anchor
  • Wonyoung got the audition offer from a casting director of Starship Entertainment when she was at her older sister’s middle school graduation ceremony
  • Wonyoung’s role model is Bae Suzy
  • Wonyoung is the tallest member of IVE. But, the members’ height differences are not that much.

IVE’s Liz’s Full Profile

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Birth Name: Kim Ji-won (김지원)

Stage Name: Liz (리즈)

Birth: Seogwipo, Jeju-do, South Korea, November 21, 2004

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Blood Type: B

Height: 170 cm

Weight: 48 kg

Nationality: Korean

Occupation: Singer, Rapper, Songwriter, MC

Position in IVE: Vocalist

Years Active: 2021 – present

Label: Starship Entertainment (present)

Associated With: IVE

Interesting Facts About Liz

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  • Liz’s family consists of a father, mother, and younger brother
  • Liz attended Gwangryeong Elementary School, Halla Elementary School, Halla Middle School, Eonbuk Middle School, and Chungdam High School
  • Liz used to join her middle school’s dance club
  • Liz can play the piano
  • She appeared in Taeyeon’s “This Christmas” music video
  • Taeyeon is Liz’s favorite artist
  • Liz’s MBTI type is INFP
  • Liz has a shy, clumsy, and quiet personality
  • She also has dimples
  • Some things that she likes are eating, singing, playing the piano, and sunny weather
  • Her hobbies are singing, playing sports, and cuddling with animals

IVE’s Leeseo’s Full Profile

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Birth Name: Lee Hyun-seo (이현서)

Stage Name: Leeseo (이서)

Birth: Gapyeong, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, February 21, 2007

Zodiac Sign: Pisces

Blood Type: O

Height: 168 cm

Weight: 44 kg

Nationality: Korean

Occupation: Singer, Model

Position in IVE: Vocalist, Maknae

Years Active: 2021 – present

Label: Starship Entertainment (present)

Associated With: IVE

Interesting Facts About Leeseo

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  • Leeseo’s family consists of a mother, father, and younger sister
  • Leeseo attended Seoul Jamwon Elementary School and Bangbae Middle School
  • Leeseo is a former SM Entertainment child model
  • Ever since she was in the 3rd grade, Leeseo has been in the school’s choir
  • Leeseo loves to climb mountains
  • She can speak English and do aegyo very well
  • Her role model is BLACKPINK’s Jennie
  • Her MBTI type is ENFP
  • According to Yujin, Leeseo is the hardest to take care of since she has a lot of friends, and she doesn’t listen when they are around