Lee Sungmin 이성민 is a member of Super Junior.
Sungmin was born on Wednesday, January 1, 1986, Ilsan-gu, Goyang, Gyeonggi-do.
He was born in the Chinese Year of the Ox. He’s a Capricorn, like Kangin. At a height of 175 cm or 5'9", he’s the same height as Ryeowook. The two of them are Super Junior’s shortest members. They’re shorter than the tallest member, Siwon, by 10 cm. Sungmin, Leeteuk, Donghae, and Kyuhyun’s blood type is A.
Sungmin majored in film musical and got his bachelor’s degree from Myongji University, where Donghae also went. He also studied at Taegu Science College. Sungmin, Leeteuk, Heechul, Yesung, Kangin, Shindong, Eunhyuk, Donghae, and Kyuhyun speak Japanese. All of the members can speak some Mandarin. Sungmin, Donghae, and Siwon speak English. His younger brother’s name is Lee Sungjin. His father is the CEO of two companies, including Sendbill Company. He’s Christian.
In 2001, Sungmin and Donghae won Best Outward Appearance in the SM Youth Best Contest. He made his TV debut on the 2002 SBS show “Showdown of the Century”세기의 대결. Hosted by H.O.T.’s Kangta and Moon Heejun, it showcased SM trainees. Sungmin is a member of the sub-units Super Junior-T, Super Junior-Happy, and Super Junior-M.
He plays the guitar, piano, and bass. He used to share a room in the dorm with Kyuhyun. He bought SNSD’s Sunny a guitar. During his trainee days, his closest friends were Eunhyuk and JYJ’s Junsu. The other members of Super Junior say that he becomes cute when he’s drunk. He’s Super Junior’s second richest member.
Sungmin is skilled in Chinese martial arts. His favorite color is pink. His favorite food is hamburgers. He used to drive a Honda Civic. He loves pumpkins and squashes. He’s ambidextrous. He wears a golden ring on his pinky, a habit of his from childhood.
He enlisted in the military on March 31, 2015. He had five weeks of basic training at the Incheon Training Center and then served 21 months as an active duty soldier.
On December 13, 2014, he married musical actress Kim Saeun.