The Story of Ji-hae: From GIRL’S DAY Into Actress

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Get To Know Former Girl’s Day Member, Jihae

Woo Ji-hae, famously known as GIRL’S DAY‘s Jihae, increased her popularity after joining the group. Her amazing vocals allowed her to become the main rapper of GIRL’S DAY as well! Through this article, Channel Korea will give you details regarding Jihae, so stay tuned!

Girls Day’s Jihae’s Full Profile

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Birth Name: Woo Ji-hae (우지해)

Stage Name: Jihae (지해)

Date of Birth: May 14, 1989

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

Age: 31 years old

Height: 163 cm

Weight: 43 kg

Blood Type: B

Position: Main Dancer, Main Rapper

Years Active: 2010 – Present

Label: Dream T Entertainment

Associated With: GIRL’S DAY

Girl’s Day’s Jihae’s Facts

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Interesting facts about GIRL’S DAY’s Jihae:

  • She loves to dance, shop, exercise, go to the gym, do yoga, hike, and wall climb.
  • Jihae can do traditional and modern dances as well as ballet.
  • She went to Sungkyunkwang University, Dukwon Girls Senior High School, and Sookmyung Girl Junior High School.
  • Jihae is the only child in her family.
  • Some of Jihae’s favorite colors are gray, black, and white.
  • Jihae’s favorite foods are sushi and sashimi.
  • Her role model is Lee Hyo-ri.
  • She left the group in 2012.

Jihae’s Debut in GIRL’S DAY

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Jihae made her debut as a GIRL’S DAY member in July 2010. The group officially released their first debut project “Tilt My Head” with five members including Jihae, Jisun, Jiin, Sojin, and Minah. It was followed by the release of GIRL’S DAY’s first EP Girl’s Day Party #1 only two days after their debut.

GIRL’S DAY’s members have changed since Jiin and Jisun left the group not long after their debut. Jihae, Sojin, and Minah continued their careers with GIRL’S DAY and met with two new members, Yura and Hyeri. The group also released other singles such as “How About Me,” “Nothing Lasts Forever,” “Twinkle Twinkle,” “Hug Me Once,” and many more!

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“Twinkle Twinkle” also became one of their most successful songs since it entered the top ranks on Melon’s Chart and other annual charts. GIRL’S DAY held their first overseas concert in May 2011 in Taiwan.

In 2012, GIRL’S DAY’s popularity was increasing even more after their EP Everyday 2 was released on April 17, 2012. Aside from that, Jihae also released her duet single with Jiin which was a Christmas song titled “Loving You.” Unfortunately, it also marked the last project completed by Jihae in the group since the agency later revealed that Jihae was leaving the group due to personal matters.

Transformation Into an Actress

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After leaving GIRL’S DAY in 2012, Jihae continued her career in the entertainment industry. However, she went down another path by pursuing an acting career! In the same year, Jihae made her first acting appearance in Circle of Crime in the role of Kim Sun-hwa. The movie was released on October 25, 2012, as a thriller and mystery.

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Girl’s Day’s Jihae’s Discography

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Jihae’s discography with GIRL’S DAY:

Mini Albums

  • Girls’s Day Party #1 (2010)
  • Girl’s Day – Summer Special Edition (2010)
  • Everyday (2011)
  • Everyday II (2012)


  • How About Me (2010)
  • Girl’s Day Party #2 (2011)
  • Girl’s Day Party #3 (2011)
  • Girl’s Day Party #4 (2011)
  • Loving Day [feat. Jiin] (2012)

Girl’s Day’s Jihae’s Latest News

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It’s been a long time since Jihae’s latest appearance in the entertainment industry, and she has been quite far from the spotlight. Commonly, K-pop idols update fans on their social media accounts. However, we could not find her other social media accounts other than the Twitter account @wooj_crown.

The account was used by her since her departure from GIRL’S DAY, and currently, it is for private use only. In her bio, Jihae simply wrote “ceo,” but there are no details regarding that as well.


Well, let’s always support Jihae and hope for another project from her in the future! Comment down below your favorite era from Jihae while she was in GIRL’S DAY!