Profile of NCT 127’s Taeil: Birthday, Age, Height, Abs, and Facts

Taeil’s Personality And Facts


1. Known as the big brother of the group.
2. His fanclub name is NCT Fan Club.
3. He is the oldest member of the group.
4. His is the shortest member of NCT.
5. He spent the longest time as a trainee.
6. He is the best singer of the group.
7. He released an OST for a drama before debuting.
8. He released his teaser last.
9. He leads other members like a big brother.
10. He wanted to be lawyer when he was young.
11. The first instrument he learned to play is the piano.
12. He wants to go to Madagascar
13. He keeps a four-leaf clover inside his wallet, which was given to him by an old woman.
14. He doesn’t like carrots or sushi.
15. He also wanted to be a zookeeper when he was in high school.
16. He often calls his sister
17. He quit university in order to become a singer
18. People think he looks like Lee Dong Wook
19. He also admires Korean musician Kim Bum-soo.
20. He brags about his abs a lot.
  • Taeil is one of the oldest member of the group (so far).
  • He made his first live appearance in 2013 alongside the other SR15B members.
  • He was cast into SM Entertainment in 2013.
  • He said that that was one of the happiest moments of his life.
  • When he was told he’d be joining NCT, that was the 2nd happiest moment of his life. He burst into tears.
  • He says that when he’s lying in bed, he feels like a forest fairy…? Okay, Taeil :D.
  • The other members say he gets nervous often.
  • The other members say he is the member with the manliest personality.
  • He likes to set the temperature of his home to 24 degrees Celsius, or 75 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • He fantasizes about cars.
  • He hates sushi.
  • He also hates carrots.
  • He drinks 500ml of water a day.
  • He wears size M clothing.
  • When he is stressed, he eats.
  • In high school, he studied/majored in practical music.
  • He hates cockroaches.
  • When he was a child, he dreamed of becoming a lawyer.
  • When he was in high school, he dreamed of being a zookeeper.
  • He gave up on that dream after finding out how competitive it can be… Ironically he chose to be an idol instead, which is even more competitive.
  • His favorite item is a four-leaf clover that he keeps in his wallet. He received it from a woman who was passing him by on the street.
  • He learned the Aikido martial art when he was in elementary school.
  • The best part of his day is right before going to bed.
  • He usually sleeps around 2:00 AM.
  • One of the best gifts he has ever been given is skin lotion.
  • He wants to be married by the time he’s 34.
  • He listens to music every day.
  • He believes he is good at making Korean omelets.
  • He snacks on ice sometimes.
  • His first performance ever was in a singing contest.
  • Doyoung says that Taeil will make a great DJ.
  • Jaehyun saved Taeil in his contacts as, “Ill Hyung”.
  • Taeyeong says Taeil moans in his sleep, as if he was hugging something tightly. The members had to change the subject because it was beginning to get sexual.
  • Taeyong’s nickname for Taeil is, “William”.
  • Doyoung said that their old dorm was haunted. One night, in the haunted room, Taeil was sleep-walking and he walked straight into the closet and started banging his head.

Favorite Foods: Pork belly, ice cream, pizza, chicken, meat.

Favorite Hobbies: Listening to music and watching movies.

Favorite Season: Spring.

Favorite Weather: Clear Skies.

Favorite Number: 1.

Favorite Number: One.

Favorite Color: Black

Favorite Places: Apgujeong Rodeo. Anywhere that he goes with his friends.

Favorite Entertainer: Kim Yun-seok.

Favorite MC: Shin Dong-yup.

Favorite Movies: Lump of Sugar (first movie to make him cry), Masquerade.

Favorite Dramas: Yainsidae.

Favorite Animations: Shinjjang.

Favorite Musicians: SHINee, Kim Bum Soo.

Favorite Songs: MaMa by Bobby Kim.

Favorite type of woman, or ideal type: N/A