Day6 Members Profile


JYP Entertainment’s Rising Band, Day6

DAY6 is JYP Entertainment’s one and only group band. This group debuted on September 7th 2015 with 6 members consisting of Jae, Sungjin, Young K, Junhyeok, Wonpil, and Dowoon. However, during their pre-debut stage in 2014, there were only 5 members and the band’s name was 5LIVE. My Day is their fan club name because it means fans are really important for Day6. DAY6 has been receiving positive comments from the public since their debut, which have praised their talents and excellent music quality. Now, don’t you want to know more about those talented guys’ profile? Just keep scrolling!

DAY6’s Jae’s Profile and Facts


Real name: Park JaeHyung (박재형)
Stage name: Jae
Nickname: Pororo, King of Hashtag, Chicken Little
Birth place: Argentina
Birthday: September 15th 1992
Nationality: Korean-American
Sibling: one older sister
Religion: Christian
Education: Cerritos High School. California State University, Long Beach Campus, Department of Political Science and Diplomacy.
Height / Weight: 182cm / 65kg
Blood type: B
Position: lead guitarist, vocalist, rapper
Twitter: @Jae_Day6
Hobby: Badminton

Additional Facts

  • Jaehyungparkian is Jae and Young K’s ship name created by Jae himself.
  • Jae used to edit DAY6’s page on Wikipedia and change the members’ nicknames.
  • Jae’s roommates are Young K and Dowoon.
  • Jae is the tallest DAY6 member.
  • Since Jae is more fluent in English, he often asks Young K for Korean word definitions whenever he doesn’t know the meaning.
  • The other members said that Jae would yawn every time he feels uncomfortable and Jae often sleep-talks in different languages.

DAY6 Sungjin’s Profile and Facts


Real name: Park Sungjin (박성진)
Stage name: Sungjin
Nickname: Bear
Birth place: Busan
Birthday: January 16th 1993
Sibling: One older sister
Education: Gyeongnam High School. Seoul Arts College, Department of Practical Music
Height / Weight: 177cm / 70kg
Blood type: A
Position: leader, main vocal, guitarist
Instagram: @day6kilogram (Day6’s Official Instagram Account)
Hobby: playing games, sports, riding bicycles

Additional Facts

  • Sungjin often nags at the magnae line.
  • Sungjin is called “Bob”  by Jae because Jae said Sungjin looks like Bob the Builder.
  • Sungjin shares a room with Wonpil.
  • Sungjin is called “Mosquito Head Hunter” by Young K because he often kills mosquitoes.
  • The members said that Sungjin asks all of them if there is something they need before they go to bed.
  • Jae said Sungjin looks like Lee Minho.

DAY6 Young K’s Profile and Facts


Real name: Kang Younghyun (강영현)
Stage name: Young K
English Name: Brian Kang
Nickname: Burger King
Birth place: Ilsan
Birthday: December 19th 1993
Sibling: –
Education: Cheongdam High School. Dongguk University, Department of Business Administration.
Height / Weight: 180,2cm / 68kg
Blood type: B
Position: bassist, vocalist, rapper
Hobby: watching Webtoons, watching movies, basketball, traveling alone.

Additional Facts

  • Young K contributed a lot in writing DAY6’s songs.
  • Young K almost debuted in a dance group.
  • Shares a room wit Jae and Dowoon.
  • Young K is Jae’s living Korean dictionary.
  • Strongest member in DAY6.
  • It makes him happy to see Dowoon taking vocal lessons.

DAY6 Wonpil’s Profile and Facts


Real name: Kim Wonpil (김원필)
Stage name: Wonpil
Nickname: Pencil
Birthday: April 28th 1994
Sibling: one older sister
Education: Jinsan High School, Daekyeong University, Department of Model
Height / Weight: 176cm / 60kg
Blood type: A
Position: Keyboardist, vocalist, synthesizer
Hobby: strolling around, MIDI, collecting action figures

Additional Facts

  • Wonpil gets sad whenever Sungjin doesn’t answer his questions because he asks weird questions such as “are you a bear?”.
  • Wonpil is naturally clingy to everyone but he really likes to cling with Dowoon since he only has an older sister and he wants a younger brother.
  • Shares a room with Sungjin.
  • According to the other members, Wonpil is actually mischievous despite his cool looks.
  • If Dowoon had not been added to the group, Wonpil would be the youngest member in DAY6.
  • Wonpil almost debuted in a group dance alongside Young K.

DAY6’s Yoon Do-woon’s Profile and Facts


Real name: Yoon Dowoon (윤도운)
Stage name: Dowoon
Nickname: Douner
Birth place: Busan
Birthday: August 25t 1995
Sibling: one older sister
Education: Peniel International High School of The Arts, Busan Arts College, Department of Practical Music
Height / Weight: 177cm / 60kg
Blood type: O
Position: drummer, maknae
Hobby: watching anime, going far on a bus alone.

Additional Facts

  • Dowoon learns English from his bandmates and he is doing very well, even Jae called him an A++ English student.
  • Dowoon added to the group in mid 2015 and became the youngest DAY6 member.
  • Dowoon shares a room with Jae and Young K.
  • According to the other members he is the cutest one in the group.

DAY6 Former Member, Junhyeok’s Profile and Facts


Real name: Im Junyeok (임준혁)
Stage name: Junhyeok
Birth place: South Korea
Birthday: July 17th 1993
Siblings: two older sisters
Education: Wonmi High School
Height / Weight: 175cm / 58kg
Blood type: O
Position: keyboardist
Hobby: soccer, watching movies

DAY6 Members Popularity Ranking


With DAY6’s rising popularity as a group, eventually people will also learn about the smembers too. Everyone chooses their own favorite member resulting in different opinions about who the most popular one among DAY6 members is.

In one of DAY6 interviews on a broadcast, when the MC asked who the most popular member is, leader Sungjin said maknae Dowoon is the most popular one. On the other side, Jae is also very popular among international fans since he is easy going, a very creative (you should check his YouTube account out! His username is JaeSix) person, and he’s fluent in English.


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