Kwon Yuri 권유리 is the lead dancer of SNSD.
Yuri was born on Tuesday, December 5, 1989, in Goyang, Gyeonggi-do.
Like fellow members Taeyeon, Sunny, Tiffany, and Hyoyeon, she was born in the Chinese Year of the Snake. She’s a Sagittarius. She’s 166 cm or 5'5½" tall. Yuri and Hyoyeon’s blood type is AB.
She speaks Mandarin, like Taeyeon, Hyoyeon, Yoona, and Seohyun.
She and Sooyoung both studied at Chung-Ang University. She also attended Neunggok High School.
She has an older brother named Kwon Hyukjun.
Yuri joined SM after coming in as the second-best dancer at the 2001 SM 1st Annual Youth Best Contest. Despite being SNSD’s lead dancer, she’s the slowest to learn new moves. She and Sunny make more mistakes in the choreography than the other members.
On August 28, 2016, Yuri and Seohyun released “Secret” through SM Station.
Yuri’s been in various dramas, like “Unstoppable Marriage” (2007), “Fashion King” (2012), “Kill Me, Heal Me” (2015), “Local Hero” (2016), “Gogh, The Starry Night” (2016), and “Defendant” (2017).
Her hobbies are swimming, acting, studying, and exercising. She collects Mickey Mouse items. She also likes “Crayon Shinchan.” She’s SNSD’s biggest prankster.
She’s dating Oh Seunghwan, a relief pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals.