EXO Members Biodata, Profile, and Facts

EXO Members Biodata, Profile, and Facts

 EXO (엑소) is a South Korean boy group that currently has nine members, namely Suho, Baekhyun, Chanyeol, D.O, Kai, Sehun, Xiumin, Lay, and Chen. The members who have left are Kris, Luhan, and Tao. EXO debuted on April 8, 2012 under SM Entertainment. At the beginning of their debut, EXO had two sub-units, namely EXO-K which performed Korean-language music and EXO-M which performed Chinese-language music.

EXO Members Biodata, Profile, and Facts

EXO Fandom Name: EXO-L
EXO's Official Color: Cosmic Latte
Instagram: @weareone.exo
Twitter: @weareoneEXO
Facebook: weareoneEXO
Youtube: EXO Channel

EXO Member Profile

  • Suho
  • Xiumin
  • Chen
  • Chan-yeol
  • Baekhyun
  • Lay
  • D.O
  • Kai
  • Sehun
  • Kris (Ex-Member)
  • Luhan (Ex-Member)
  • Tao (Ex-Member)



  • Stage Name: Suho (수호)
  • Birth Name: Kim Jun Myeon (김준면)
  • Position: Leader, Lead Vocalist
  • Birthdate: May 22, 1991
  • Zodiac: Gemini
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Height: 172 cm
  • Blood Type: AB
  • Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
  • Subunit: EXO-K
  • Super Power (Badge): Water
  • Instagram: @kimjuncotton

Suho Facts

Suho is from Seoul, South Korea.
Family: father, mother, and younger brother (4 years).
Education: Whimoon High School, Korea National University of Arts, Majoring in Acting (2009-2011 later withdrew), Kyung Hee Cyber ​​University (major study of Arts, Majoring in Business Administration).
He dreamed of becoming a singer since he was in elementary school.
Suho joined SM Entertainment in 2006 through street casting.
When he was a trainee, he and SHINee's Minho traveled to China for a month to learn Mandarin



  • Stage Name: Xiumin (시우민)
  • Korean Name: Kim Min Seok (김민석)
  • Position: Lead Vocalist, Lead Dancer, Rapper
  • Birthday: March 26, 1990
  • Zodiac: Aries
  • Nationality: Korean
  • Height: 173 cm (5'8″)
  • Blood Type: B
  • Hometown: Guri, Gyeonggi Province
  • Skills: Taekwondo, kendo
  • Sub-units: EXO-M, EXO-CBX
  • Super Power (Badge): Frost (Snowflake)
  • Instagram: @e_xiu_o

Xiumin Facts

Xiumin was born in Guri, Gyeonggi, South Korea.
Xiumin has one younger sister whose identity he is protecting with all his might, because his mother asked him to keep it a secret.
Education: Kwandong Catholic University
One of the members from Korea in the sub-unit EXO-M.
Also part of the sub-unit EXO-CBX along with Baekhyun and Chen.
Xiumin appeared in the 11th and 23rd EXO teasers.



  • Stage Name: Chen (첸)
  • Korean Name: Kim Jong Dae (김종대)
  • Position: Main Vocal
  • Date of Birth: September 21, 1992
  • Zodiac: Virgo
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Height: 173 Cm
  • Blood Type: B
  • Origin: Siheung, Gyeonggi Province
  • Ability: Singing, Playing Piano
  • Youtube: Chen
  • Subunits: EXO-M, EXO-CBX
  • Super Power (Badge): Thunder (Lightning)

Chen Facts

Chen is from Siheung, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
His family members are father, mother and older brother.
Education: Hanyang Cyber ​​University (Advertisement Media MBA).
Personality: kind, gentle, thoughtful, mischievous, funny, active, stubborn, polite, and cheerful.
Habit: sticks out his tongue when he laughs.
The thing he is most good at is singing high notes.



  • Stage Name: Chanyeol (찬열)
  • Birth Name: Park Chan Yeol (박찬열)
  • Position: Main Rapper, Vocalist
  • Date of Birth: November 27, 1992
  • Zodiac: Sagittarius
  • Nationality: Korea
  • Height: 186 cm (6'1″)
  • A blood type
  • Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
  • Specialties: Playing musical instruments (guitar, drums, bass, djembe), rap, acting
  • Subunits: EXO-K, EXO–SC
  • Super Power (Badge): Fire (Phoenix)
  • Instagram: @real__pcy
  • Soundcloud: real__pcy

Chanyeol Facts

Chanyeol was born in Seoul, South Korea.
Family: Father, Mother, Older sister (Chanyeol's older sister is a news reporter).
Education: Hyundai Chungun High School; Kyung Hee Cyber ​​University
At the age of 16, he enrolled in a private acting school.
In high school, he formed a temporary band.
He joined SM Entertainment in 2008 through the SM Casting System.



  • Stage Name: Baekhyun (백현)
  • Birth Name: Byun Baek Hyun (변백현)
  • Position: Main Vocalist
  • Birthdate: 6 May 1992
  • Zodiac: Taurus
  • Nationality: Korea
  • Height: 174 cm (5'9″)
  • Blood type O
  • Hometown: Bucheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
  • Specialties: Hapkido, piano
  • Sub-units: EXO-K, EXO-CBX
  • Super Power (Badge): Light (Sun)
  • Instagram: @baekhyunee_exo
  • Twitter: @b_hundred_hyun
  • Youtube: Baekhyun

Baekhyun Facts

Baekhyun was born in Bucheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
He has an older brother.
Education: Jungwon High School; Kyung Hee Cyber ​​University
Personality: He has a strong and charismatic voice, but off stage, he is very carefree, cheerful and childish.
His popular nickname is “Bacon”.
Baekhyun wanted to be a singer since 4th grade and told all his friends that he would become a celebrity when he grows up.



  • Stage Name: Lay (레이)
  • Birth Name: Zhang Jiashuai, but legalized name is Zhang Yixing (张艺兴)
  • Korean Name: Jang Ye Heung (장예흥)
  • Position: Main Dancer, Vocalist
  • Birthdate: October 7, 1991
  • Zodiac: Libra
  • Height: 177 cm (5'10”)
  • Weight: 60 kg
  • A blood type
  • Nationality: Chinese
  • Hometown: Changsha, Hunan, China
  • Sub-unit: EXO-M
  • Special Skills: Guitar, dancing, piano
  • Super Power (Badge): Healing Power (Unicorn)
  • Instagram: @zyxzjs
  • Twitter: @layzhang
  • Weibo: x

Lay Facts

Lay was born in Changsha, Hunan, China.
Family: Grandparents Lay lived with them as a child.
Education: Hunan Normal University High School
Used to be a child star in China, and appeared on various variety shows.
In 2015, won the 3rd place of TV Star Academy (Hunan Economics TV show).
In 2008, Lay was cast at SM Entertainment through one of their global auditions.



  • Stage Name: D.O (디오)
  • Real Name: Do Kyung Soo (도경수)
  • Position: Main Vocal
  • Birthdate: January 12, 1993
  • Zodiac: Capricorn
  • Nationality: Korean
  • Height: 173 cm (5'8″)
  • A blood type
  • Place of Birth: Goyang, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
  • Specialty: Singing, beat box
  • Subunit: EXO-K
  • Super Power (Badge): Terrakinesis

D.O. Facts

D.O was born in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea
He is the youngest child in his family
Education: Baekseok High School
Previously he was popular with the nickname ullzang (best face).
He officially joined SM Entertainment in 2010 after winning a singing contest
His parents are very supportive of his singing career



  • Stage Name: Kai (카이)
  • Real Name: Kim Jong In (김종인)
  • Position: Main Dancer, Vocalist, Rapper, Face of The Group
  • Birthdate: January 14, 1994
  • Zodiac: Capricorn
  • Nationality: Korea
  • Height: 181 cm (5'11″)
  • A blood type
  • Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
  • Specialties: Dancing (ballet, jazz, hip hop, popping, rocking)
  • Sub-unit: EXO-K
  • Super Power (Badge): Teleportation
  • Instagram: @zkdlin

Kai Facts

Kai was born in Seoul, South Korea.
Family: Father, Mother and 2 older sisters (9 years and 5 years older)
Education: Seoul Arts High School
He joined SM Entertainment after winning the Youth Best Contest in 2007.
He was the first member of EXO-K to be introduced.
He appeared in EXO's 13th teaser before the group finally debuted.



Stage Name: Sehun (세훈)
Birth Name: Oh Se Hun (오세훈)
Position: Main Dancer, Rapper, Sub-Vocalist, Visual, Maknae
Birthday: April 12, 1994
Zodiac: Aries
Nationality: Korean
Height: 183 cm (6'0 )
Blood type O
Hometown: Seoul, South Korea
Specialties: Dancing, acting
Instagram: @oohsehun
Subunits: EXO-K, EXO-SC
Super Power (Badge): Wind

Sehun Facts

Sehun was born in Seoul, South Korea.
Family: Father, mother, older brother (3 years older)
Education: Seoul Arts High School
He was scouted on the streets when he was only 12 years old.
He's a former ulzzang.
He joined S.M. Entertainment in 2008 after going through 4 auditions in 2 years.

Kris (Ex-Member)


  • Stage Name: Kris Wu (when he was part of EXO, his stage name was Kris)
  • Real Name: Li Jiaheng but his name was changed to Wu Yifan (吴亦)
  • Birthdate: November 6, 1990
  • Zodiac: Scorpio
  • Height: 187 cm (6'1 )
  • Blood type O
  • Facebook: Kris Wu
  • Twitter: @KrisWu
  • Youtube: Kris Wu
  • Instagram: @kriswu
  • Weibo: @Mr_

Kris Facts (Ex-Member)

Kris Wu was born in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
Kris' real name is Li Jiaheng and his name was changed to Wu Yifan due to personal reasons.
His parents separated when he was a baby and he had never met his biological father. He had no interest in being in touch with his father.
At the age of 10, with his mother, he moved to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
At the age of 18, Wu auditioned for the S.M. Global Audition. Entertainment in Canada.
After passing the audition, in January 2008, he moved to South Korea and became a trainee at SM Entertainment.

Luhan (Ex-Member)


  • Stage Name: Luhan (루한)
  • Real Name: Lu Han (鹿晗)
  • Birthdate: April 20, 1990
  • Zodiac: Aries
  • Height: 178 cm (5'10”)
  • Blood Type: O
  • Instagram: @7_luhan_m
  • Weibo: @M鹿M

Luhan Facts (Ex-Member)

Luhan was born in Haidian District, Beijing, China.
Nicknames: Xiao Lu (little deer), Lulu, Cute Little Prince and Marilyn Monroe (he doesn't like this nickname).
He graduated from Beijing Shida Middle School.
He then entered the Beijing Shi Yan Haidian School of Foreign Languages.
Then he entered Yonsei University, in South Korea, as an exchange student.
He majored in Applied Music at the Seoul Institute of the Arts, South Korea.

Tao (Ex-Member)


Stage Name: Z.Tao (When he was part of EXO, his stage name was Tao)
Chinese Name: Huang Zitao (黄子韬)
Birthdate: May 2, 1993
Zodiac: Taurus
Height: 183 cm (6'0 )
Blood Type: AB
Instagram: @hztttao
Weibo: @CPOPKing-

Tao Facts (Ex-Member)

Tao was born in Qingdao, Shandong, China.
His nicknames are Peach and Kung Fu Panda.
As a child, he took Wushu (martial arts) lessons.
According to his teacher, during middle school Tao was a shy student.
He likes blue, Western food, basketball and black cats.
His favorite music genres are hip hop and R&B

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