|Full Name||JEON JUNG-KOOK|
|Country of Birth||Korea|
|Date of Birth||Sep 01 1997|
|Age||23 years old|
|Height||1.78 m (5'10")|
|Weight||66 kg (145 lbs)|
Jeon Jung-kook (전정국), better known mononymously as Jungkook, is a South Korean singer and member of the kpop group BTS formed by Big Hit Entertainment. Jungkook made his debut with BTS on June 12, 2013.
FUN FACTS AND TRIVIA
-Age trivia: Jeon Jung-kook was 15 years old (15 international age; 17 Korean age) when he debuted with BTS in 2013.
-Height trivia: Jungkook is the third tallest member of BTS with a height of 178 cm (5'10''). Other kpop idols that have the same height are: Luhan (EXO), Jinyoung (GOT7), and WinWin (NCT).
-Jungkook was inspired to start singing after he came across a video of RM rapping. And coincidentally it was around the same time when Bang Si Hyuk was doing Star Audition – The Great Birth and that’s how Jungkook ended up with Big Hit Entertainment.
JUNGKOOK’S LIFE TIMELINE
Year Age Life Event 1997 1 Jungkook was born in Busan, South Korea. 2011 15 Jungkook auditioned for the South Korean survival show Superstar K. He failed to pass but received offers from seven different talent agencies to become an idol trainee. 2012 16 He moved to LA and trained at the Movement Lifestyle dance studio. He became a backup dancer for Glam. 2013 17 Jungkook debuted with BTS with the single 2 Cool 4 Skool. 2016 20 Jungkook made his first appearance in the Most-Loved Celebrity list from Gallup Korea, ranking #20. 2017 21 Jungkook graduated from high school (Seoul’s School of Performing Arts). 2018 22 He and his fellow BTS bandmates were awarded with the fifth class Hwagwan Order of Cultural Merit by the president of Korea. Jungkook performed a collaboration with Charlie Puth singing ‘We Don’t Talk Anymore’. A video of him singing at the studio became the most retweeted tweet in South Korea. 2019 23 Jungkook was voted 3rd most loved idol in South Korea by a Gallup Korea survey.
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