Jungkook’s motto is-
“It would be better to die than live without passion.”
Jeon Jung-kook Age, Height, Weight
Jungkook’s date of birth is September 1, 1997 (24 years old) as of 2022. He is 26 years old in Korean age. He was born in busan, South Korea. Jungkook’s birthday is celebrated all over the world by BTS fans popularly known as ARMY.
Jungkook is one of the tallest members of BTS. The youngest, Jungkook’s height is 1.79m (5’10”).
Jungkook’s zodiac sign is Virgo.
Jungkook is one of the heaviest among BTS members weighing 70kg/154lbs. RM once revealed that Jungkook’s body fat percentage is 10%. He is known for the lean and muscular physique of him.
Jungkook’s family, girlfriend and education
Jungkook was born in Busan and is the youngest son in his family, made up of his father, mother, and older brother.
As of now, Jungkook is single, not married, and not dating anyone. Jungkook once said that his ideal type of girl would be someone who is smart and active. He would prefer someone who can impress him with his talent.
jungkook’s school: Baekyang Elementary and Middle School in Busan. He transferred to Seoul after becoming a trainee at Singu High School and Apgujeong High School. From Movement Lifestyle, he took dance training in Los Angeles in 2012.
He graduated from the Seoul School of Performing Arts in 2017, enrolled in Global Cyber University, and majored in Broadcasting and Entertainment as of 2020.
Jungkook’s debut, solo releases and income
With the release of the single 2 Cool 4 School, Jungkook made his debut as a member of BTS on June 12, 2013. He has released three solo songs under BTS, the pop song “Begin” from the album At in 2016, the second “Euphoria” in 2018 from the series “Love Yourself”. At Billboard Bubbling under the Hot 100 chart, Euphoria charted at number five. The third is “My time” from the album Map of the Soul: 7 in 2020 that ranked #84 on the US Billboard Hot 100. Released the song “Still With You” in 2020 for free on SoundCloud.
Jungkook also collaborated with popular foreign artists like charlie puth, where he interpreted “We no longer speak”. Jungkook includes Justin Timberlake, Justin Bieber, and Usher among his musical inspirations.
Dear Jungkook net worth: $20 million. Reportedly, the singer also bought an apartment in Seoul worth $1.7 million paying in cash.
Here are 30 unknown facts about Jungkook that most people don’t know:
#1. Jungkook’s childhood dream was to become a badminton player.
#2. Jungkook received casting offers from seven entertainment agencies despite not making it to the Mnet audition show “Super Star K Season 3.”
#3. Jungkook joined BTS for RM, reportedly saying that he decided to join the group because of their group leader, RM.
#4. He is the maknae (youngest member) of the group, who joined BTS when he was only 15 years old.
#5. Jungkook was the fourth member to join the group.
#6. He paid 910,000 South Korean won (US$823.23) on his graduation day to treat his bandmates at a Chinese restaurant.
#8. Jungkook liked physical education, music, and art, but he didn’t like all academic subjects during his school days.
#9. “Love Rosie” is one of his favorite movies.
#10. Jungkook has his own travel video series, titled GCF (Golden Closet Films) because he loves taking photos and editing videos.
#11. Among Kpop idols, his favorite musician is IU. The first music album he got was IU’s.
#12. When Jungkook returned to Korea after his dance training, he wanted to become a professional dancer but stayed in the group after Jimin’s persuasion.
#13. He likes to listen to pop songs by Adam Levine, Tori Kelly, Troye Sivan and Justin Bieber and is a fan of the SoundCloud platform.
#14. He is a member of a K-pop idol group born in 1997, known as “97 Line”. The group includes other Kpop idols like Seventeen’s Mingyu, GOT7’s Bambam and Yugyeom, NCT’s Jaehyun, and DK and The8.
#15. Jungkook is often found wearing red because red is one of his favorite colors.
#16. Jungkook doesn’t like patterned outfits, he likes plain and simple outfits.
#17. Jungkook can sing just as well as he can rap, although he concentrates more on singing.
#18. His schoolmates included Umji and SinB from GFriend.
#19. In high school, Jungkook decided to become a singer after hearing G-Dragon’s songs.
#20. Jungkook’s nickname is “Golden Maknae” because, as part of Korean tradition, his mother dreamed of gold before he was born.
#21. Jungkook is a black belt in Taekwondo.
#22. Things he wants to steal from other members: Rap Monster-knowledge, J-Hope-positive mind, Suga-diverse knowledge, V-natural talent, Jimin-persistence and effort, and Jin-broad shoulders.
#23. Jungkook has two pets, one is a white “Maltese” dog named Gureum (구름) meaning Cloud, who lives with his parents and his new dog, Jeon Bam.
#24. As soon as he turned 20, he got his driver’s license.
#25. “ShugoChara!” is an anime that Jungkook was a fan of in his childhood.
#26. He participated in the writing of such songs as “Magic Shop”, “Outro: Love is Not Over”.
#27. Jungkook, at 22, became the youngest recipient of the Order of Cultural Merit award. BTS also became the first K-pop band to receive the top honor for artists.
#28. He once told fans that he was thinking of enlisting in the military with V.
#29. As a result of his fight with his brother, Jungkook was left with a scar on his face.
#30. Jungkook is a fan of Iron Man and the superpower he would like to have is to be able to talk to all the animals that live on Earth.