Sowon 소원 is the leader and main rapper of GFriend.
Sowon was born Kim Sojung 김소정 on Thursday, December 7, 1995, in Jingwan-dong, Eunpyeong-gu, Seoul. She’s GFriend’s oldest member. She’s older than the maknae, Umji, by 2 years, 8 months, and 12 days.
She was born in the Chinese Year of the Pig. Her zodiac star sign is Sagittarius. She’s 172 cm or 5'7½" tall. Her blood type is A.
She majored in social media and journalism at Sungshin Women’s University. She graduated from Hanlim Multi Arts High School. She speaks Japanese. She has an older sister.
Sowon appeared in Lee Seunghwan’s music video for “Sweetie Pie” and Rainbow’s music video for “To Me.”
She likes fashion, walking the catwalk, reading mystery novels, and cooking. She hates snow, rain, and lies. Her motto is, “Just wait, the time will arrive.”