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Seventeen Vernon – Member Profile and Facts

Here is Seventeen member Vernon’s profile and fun facts.

He is extremely young, being a ’98 liner.

He is part of Seventeen’s hip-hop unit alongside S.Coups, Wonwoo, and Mingyu.

He is one of the most popular members of the group, with many fans and netizens comparing his looks to that of a young Leonardo DiCaprio.

He is shy, but can be flirtatious around the ladies. He may look cold and chic, but he’s actually a very kind-hearted and caring person.

Check out Vernon’s profile below!

Seventeen Member Profile and Facts Vernon

Biography – Member Profile and Facts:

  • Stage Name:Vernon
  • Real Name:Hansol Vernon Chwe
  • Nickname: Twix, because he ate a lot of Twix as a trainee.
  • Seventeen Team: Hip-Hop.
  • Position: Rapper
  • Born:February 18th, 1998.
  • Hometown: New York
  • Astrological Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • Chinese Zodiac Sign: Tiger
  • Family: Father, Mother, and younger sister named Sofia.
  • Height:175cm or 5 feet 9 inches
  • Weight:56kg or 123lbs
  • Shoe Size: 280mm
  • Blood Type:A+
  • Habits: He acts cute and smiles with his eyes around girl groups.
  • Personality: Shy, but a bit flirtatious around girls.


  • Favorite Foods: Cheeseburgers, cheese cakes, and chocolate cakes. He loves chocolate anything.
  • Favorite Fruit: Plums.
  • Favorite Hobbies: Watching webtoons, watching movies, and reading books.
  • Favorite Korean Drama: Iris.
  • Favorite Movie:Cloud Atlas, but he also likes Fight Club.
  • Favorite Seasons: Summer and Fall.
  • Favorite animals: Dogs and Cats.
  • Favorite Music:Rap, R&B, Jazzs and Hip-Hop music. He particularly likes Drake, T.I, J.Cole, Nicki Minaj, and Kendrick Lamar.
  • Favorite Types of Clothes: All types of fashion. He really likes hats.
  • Ideal Type: Girl with pretty legs.

Seventeen Member Profile and Facts Vernon 1


  • Role Models: His parents, his teachers, J. Cole.

Seventeen Vernon’s Fun Facts:

  • He trained at Pledis for 3 years and 3 months.
  • He lived in New York until he was about 5 years old, and then his parents moved him to South Korea.
  • He likes to play the guitar. He learned how to play from his father.
  • He is very ticklish.
  • He is roomies with Seung Gwan.
  • He has a cat named “Dodam”. His cat was named by his cousin.
  • He wants to be like rapper J.Cole in the future. J.Cole is his role model.
  • When around girl groups, his members say he acts the cutest. He smiles with his eyes around the girls.
  • He prefers the night time.
  • Vernon is his mother’s surname. That’s why he chose it as his stage name.
  • He prefers South Korea to America. He says it’s more comfortable for him here.
  • He gets scared easily.
  • If he had to choose between music and food, he’d choose music.
  • If he could have any super power, it would be telepathy.
  • He likes to sing, but he’s not very good at it he thinks. He wants to practice it more.
  • His favorite American actors are Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Johnny Depp.
  • His favorite Korean actor is Lee Byung Han.
  • He wishes he could speak as confidently and professionally as Seung Gwan.
  • His members say that he is slow to react to things.
  • He lives in Gangnam with his other Seventeen members.
  • His family lives in Hongdae.
  • He loves fashion. He is really into hats.
  • Out of all of the Seventeen members, he would introduce Soonyoung to his parents.
  • He was cast into Pledis in front of his middle school.
  • If he wanted to serenade a girl, he would sing John Legend’s “Stay with You” to them.
  • If he were to be reborn as any animal, he would be a dragon.
  • He was featured in Hello Venus’s “Venus” music video.
  • He also took part of “Kids Explore Life”.
  • He was a contestant on JTBC’s Made in U.
  • He was on Seventeen TV seasons 1 and 2.
  • He took part in Mnet’s “Show Me the Money 4”.
  • He was eliminated in round three against AndUp.
  • He was part of “Like Seventeen Shows 1,2,3, and 4”.
  • He appeared on MBC’s “Hello Stranger”.
  • He had a girlfriend once.
  • He’s very caring. When Soonyoung caught a cold, he was very worried for him.
  • He says that Kendrick Lamar’s “Now or Never” describes him.
1 Comment
  1. Bailey says

    Thanks for the info it was great

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