Yoon Dowoon 윤도운 was born on Friday, August 25, 1995. That was during the Chinese Year of the Pig and the zodiac star sign Virgo. At a height of 177 cm or 5'9½", Dowoon is just as tall as bandmate Sungjin. The two are both taller than Wonpil by 1 cm. Dowoon is the only one in the group with the blood type O. He has an older sister named Sanghee.
Like group mate Sungjin, Dowoon is from Busan. Dowoon attended Peniel Art High School as a teenager and is now an art student at Busan Arts College.
He like animals and has a pet dog and a pet cat. His favorite color is red. The members say Dowoon's strong point is his deep voice. Dowoon is learning English from his band mates; it seems to be going well because Jae calls him an A++ English student.
He is the maknae and was the last to join the group. The members say he has the most aegyo and they dote on him. In the dorm, he's roommates with Junhyeok. Wonpil, who's roommates with Sungjin, often comes to sleep in Dowoon's bed with him, which annoys Dowoon. Wonpil says he really likes to cling to Dowoon because he hasan older sister but he wants a younger brother.
Dowoon has been a drummer since early high school. He's currently having vocal lessons to improve his singing. He likes listening to jazz and instrumentals. He says his favorite musician is Youngjoo Song, a jazz pianist.
In 2014, JYPE had a soft release for 5Live, a rock band that released a song but never officially debuted. The band changed its name after fans compared them to American band Maroon 5.
5Live added Dowoon as the drummer and was renamed Day6 in 2015. He trained at JYP Entertainment for only four months before the group’s debut.
- Jae and Dowoon are both Virgos.
- Sungjin and Dowoon are both from Busan.