The desire for being an idol already existed in her mind when she was just a child. Not just a desire, but Winter proved it by being an expert as a guitar player and dancer in her childhood.
Her footsteps through K-pop industry journey initially happened when she did a dance performance at a Yangsan dance festival.
Her charming performance then caught the attention of someone and offering him to be an idol.
Even though she was suspicious because they didn’t say they were part of SM, she still moved to Seoul with her parents’ permission.
She finally became a trainee at SM Entertainment. Winter did lots of hard work during her trainee days and has been waiting for the clear announcement of her debut.
Even though she didn’t being revealed as part of SM Rookies, Winter finally successfully made her first appearance in public on October 27, 2020. On that day, she was revealed as the Aespa’s first member.
The group then finally debuted by releasing Black Mamba as their top single on November 17, 2020.
- Real Name: Kim Min Jeong (김민정)
- Stage Name: Winter (윈터)
- Nickname: Mindungie, Baby Rabbit, Gyeoullie
- Birthday: January 1, 2001
- Birthplace: Yangsan, South Korea
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Chinese Zodiac Sign: Dragon
- Nationality: South Korea
- Position: Lead Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Visual (aespa)
- Height: 163 cm (5’4’’)
- Weight: –
- Blood Type: A
- Official Symbol: Star ⭐
- Official Animal: Siberian husky
- Official Number: 44
- Religion: –
- Profession: Singer, Dancer
- Education: Yangsan Samsung Middle School
- Hobbies: Eating food
- Parents: –
- Sibling: 1 brother
- Boyfriend: –
- Facebook: –
- Twitter: –
- Instagram: –
- Tiktok: –
- She has a brother who is older than her.
- Same as Karina, she trained at SM Entertainment for approximately 4 years.
- Winter and Ningning are the shortest people in the group.
- So many MY that think Winter’s face is similar to SNSD’s Taeyeon.
- She really loves chocolate, sweets, and milk.
- Action is Winter’s favorite genre.
- On the left cheek, Winter has a cute dimple.
- When she was still at the school, she was the vice president.
- Her dance and vocal are Winter’s strengths.
- Winter can twist her tongue.
- She was being transferred to an advanced class and did a very great job at math.
- She seldom takes selfies because she’s not good at it.
- Initially, she wants to be an actress but she loves singing and dancing more.
- Winter loves ‘milk’ and ‘love’ words.
- She loves ivory color.
- Autumn is her favorite season.
- She really loves desert foxes, dogs, huskies, polar foxes, and cats.
- Winter loves eating any kinds of foods, such as snacks, taro smoothie, chocolate, jelly, lasagna, bean noodle, bread, cake, and cookies.
- Tenet and American Sniper are her favorite movies.
- At first, Winter wondered whether she is older than her or not.
- She thought Karina is really unique when she first met Karina.
- She also thought Giselle’s arms and legs are very long.
- Winter loves pineapple pizza and mint choco.
- She prefers Ice Americano to Hot Americano in winter.
- She prefers dipping sauce to pouring sauce for ttangsuyuk.
- She prefers nothing between teeth pain and migraine.
- Opposite with Karina, she prefers a heater in summer to AC in winter.
- She loves jelly kimchi stew compared to chocolate bibimbap.
- Same as Karina’s choice, Winter prefers melted ice cream to over-carbonated drink without bubbles.
- Watching movies is her favorite thing.
- This girl truly believes in aliens’ existence.
- She has a family which majority of them worked in the military.
- Roller coaster is Winter’s favorite ride at the amusement park and picks Ningning as her partner.
- She directly eats after waking up and eats even when she isn’t already awake fully.
- Winter cooks for the members sometimes and Karina thinks she is really good at cooking.
- Lasagna is Winter’s soul food.
- Winter really loves snacks, and loves snacks more than a meal.
- She often uses the sunglasses face emoji.
- Her ideal type is…
Pics of Winter
1. The baby pink dress really makes her very soft, pure, and beautiful
2. Her cuteness is unbeatable for everyone
3. Look how cute our girl is
4. She is so angelic even when she’s not smilling
5. Winter at Christmas is so precious
Winter is really our favorite. She is very pure, beautiful, and super-talented at the same time. Who won’t fall in love with her?