Jisoo Kim

Kim Ji-soo, born on January 3, 1995, is a singer and actress. Known simply as Jisoo, she is a member of the K-pop group Blackpink. The group is a force to be reckoned with in the South Korean entertainment industry and is arguably the most successful female Korean act. Jisoo has since embarked on solo endeavors, including acting, modeling, and show hosting. We are excited to celebrate her today.

Fast Facts

Full Name:

Kim Ji-soo


Jichu, Chi Choo, Jisoo

Birth date:

January 3, 1995



Zodiac Sign:



5' 3"

Relationship Status:

In a relationship

Net Worth:

$10 million

Kim's Social Media:


Jisoo was born on January 3, 1995, in Gunpo, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. Her parents are Ha-Joon Kim and Ji-Yoo Kim. She is the last of three children. She played basketball and took taekwondo classes. Jisoo attended the School of Performing Arts in Seoul. She started acting in plays and dramas in high school, which helped her gain experience. She later enrolled at the Korea National University of Arts, where she obtained a degree in music.

Her entertainment career started in 2011 when she was selected as a trainee by YG Entertainment, a South Korean entertainment company. In 2015, she appeared in a Korean drama series and was featured in several commercials.

She hit the mainstream in August 2016 when she debuted as a member of Blackpink along with three others: Lisa, Rosé, and Jennie. They became an instant hit with the release of their debut album, Square One. They have since been a prominent act in the Korean music industry and one of the most successful female groups in the world.

They have released two studio albums, three EPs, and several singles, including the global smash hits Ddu-Du Ddu-Du, Kiss and Makeup with American singer Dua Lipa, and How You Like That.

Jisoo had a spell as a show host between 2017 and 2018. She got her first acting role with a cameo appearance in a TVN fantasy drama, Arthdal Chronicles. Her first role as a lead actress came in 2021 in the JTBC drama Snowdrop. She co-wrote Lovesick Girls, the lead single off Blackpink’s first Korean language album, The Album.

Despite confidentiality revolving around the celebrity lives in South Korea, it has been confirmed that Jisoo has been dating actor Ahn Bo-Hyun.

Career timeline

She Joins YG Entertainment

The entertainment company selects her as a trainee.

She Guest Stars in a Drama Series

Jisoo gets a cameo role in the K-drama series “The Producers.”

Blackpink Makes its Debut

Jisoo makes her debut as a member of the girl group Blackpink.

She Hosts a Show

Jisoo hosts “Inkigayo,” a South Korean musical concert broadcast by SBS.

She’s Named as Dior’s Global Ambassador

Dior, an international fashion brand, names her a global ambassador.

Why We Love Jisoo Kim

  1. She is an animal lover

    Jisoo loves animals and enjoys caring for them. She owns a pet dog named Dalgom.

  2. She is fun to be around

    Jisoo is said to be the ‘mood maker’ of the group. She enjoys endearing herself to people by creating nicknames for them. She is said to be responsible for most of the group members’ nicknames.

  3. Her powerful vocals

    We love Jisoo’s powerful vocals and the way she sings. She is also an energetic stage performer.

5 Surprising Facts

  1. She likes horror movies

    Jisoo is a fan of horror movies and enjoys watching them in her free time.

  2. She is multilingual

    She is fluent in Korean, Japanese, and Chinese, and she also understands English.

  3. She is an avid reader

    Jisoo loves reading books, particularly the crime genre.

  4. She likes Pikachu

    She really likes Pikachu and owns a lot of Pikachu merchandise.

  5. Born and raised in South Korea

    She is the only member of Blackpink to be born and raised in South Korea.

Jisoo Kim FAQs

Is Jisoo from a rich family?

Yes, she was born into a wealthy family.

What is Jisoo’s fandom name?

Her fandom name is called ‘Jisooya,’ which is shortened to ‘Sooya.’ It is the name adopted by her fan base.

Why is Jisoo called ‘Miss Korea?’

Her aura and charisma are the reasons why she is frequently called ‘Miss Korea.’

Jisoo Kim’s birthday dates

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