Choi Minho 최민호 is the visual and main rapper of Shinee.
Minho was born on Monday, December 9, 1991.
Like fellow member Key, he was born in the Chinese Year of the Ram. Like Onew, he’s a Sagittarius. Minho, Key, and Taemin share the blood type B.
At a height of 184 cm or 6'½", Minho is Shinee’s tallest member. He’s taller than the shortest member, Jonghyun, by 10 cm.
He studied at Konkuk University. He's from Incheon. He has an older brother named Minseok.
He became an SM trainee since 2006. He was featured in both the Korean and Japanese versions of SNSD’s “Gee.”
He’s modeled and walked the runway multiple times, including Ha Sangbaek’s March 2008 fashion show and the 2008/2009 F/W Pret-a-Porter Busan Fashion Show in May of 2008.
Minho has acted in several dramas, including “Salamander Guru and the Shadow Operation Team” (2012), “To the Beautiful You” (2012), “Medical Top Team” (2013), “Because It’s the First Time” (2015), “Drinking Solo” (2016 - cameo), and “Hwarang” (2016-2017). His work on “To the Beautiful You” won him the New Star Award at the 2012 SBS Drama Awards.
His hobbies are soccer and basketball. As a child, he dreamt of becoming a professional soccer player. His father is a well-known soccer coach.