Kang Daniel 강다니엘 is the lead dancer of Wanna One.
Daniel was born on December 10, 1996, in Busan. He was born Kang Euigeon 강의건 but later changed his name.
He’s a Sagittarius. Like fellow member Jaehwan, he was born in the Year of the Rat. He’s 180 cm or 5'11" tall. Daniel, Sungwoon, Seongwoo, Woojin, and Daehwi’s blood type is A.
He’s an only child. He went to school in Canada.
He was a trainee for 2 years and 1 month. He trained at MMO Entertainment with fellow member Jisung. He competed on “Produce 101” and made it into the top 11, which enabled him to debut in Wanna One. He ranked in first place with 1,578,837 votes.
For fun, he likes skateboarding and b-boying. He started b-boying in junior high and won a battle in Busan. He’s allergic to shellfish and hates bugs. He has two cats named Peter and Rooney. They’re female but have typically male names because he initially thought that they were male.
He shared a room with member Seongwoo and Jisung. He’s friends with B.A.P.’s Daehyun. His role models are Seventeen because of their teamwork, BTS because they’re powerful, and EXO because they’re cool.