Seollal 2013: Korean Celebrities Born In The Year of The Snake

10 February 2013 marks the first day of the lunar calendar (Korean Calendar). It is known as Seollal (설날) in Korea and this year marks the Year of the Snake. Many popular Korean Idols are born in the year of the snake(89 liner). Many of the ‘snake’ idols happened to be the leader of their respective groups. These idols truly have the personality traits of snakes – wise and great thinkers. Snakes love to posses the best of everything and are mostly charming, popular and are spotlight magnets. Let us take a look at the snake idols.

Hyoyeon, Taeyeon, Tiffany, Sunny, Jessica & Yuri of SNSD / 효연, 태연, 티파니, 써니, 제시카, 유리 – 소녀시대

SNSD 89 Liners

SNSD Snake Idols (Photo: SM Entertainment)

D.O.B – (Hyoyeon: September 22, 1989/ Taeyeon: March 9 1989/ Hyoyeon: August 1, 1989/ Sunny: May 15, 1989/ Jessica: April 18, 1989/ Yuri: December 5, 1989 )

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Korean Idols’ Religions

Despite Korea being a homogeneous nation, it has three main religions – Buddhism, Protestantism & Catholicism. Most Koreans are of the Buddhism faith and Christianity is a fast growing religion amongst the people. Let us see the religions of the Korean celebrities – (not a complete list).

Buddhism (불교)

nichkhun buddhist

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Average height of Korean pop idol groups

Recently, a summary of the average height of Korean male and female idol groups surfaced on the internet. They were categorized in five different categories: Giant, Tall, Average, Short and Super Short. Let’s find out which idol groups are the giant and which idol groups are the shortest!

K-pop girl groups
Giant -자이언트

Nine Muses

Nine Muses (Photo: Nate)

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Autumn Comeback 2011: Wonder Girls

Wonder Girls will be releasing their new album, “Wonder World”.

After being on hiatus for a long time and they’ll be coming back with a more sophisticated look.

Title track, “Be My Baby” sticks with their usual retro tune with some rock influence.They have also release the full tracklist for the album! Check it out!

Wonder Girls Be My Baby

Wonder Girls Wonder World (Photo: Nate)

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Autumn Comeback: Girls’ Battle 2011

From September to October, Girl groups KARA, Brown Eyed Girls, Girls Generation (SNSD), Wonder Girls and T-ara will have their comeback during this autumn period. Adding to them will be soloist idol, IU.

Brown Eyed Girls (브라운 아이드 걸스)

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Brown Eyed Girls with the single, "Hot Shot" (Photo: Naver News)

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