Yoo Jeongyeon 유정연 is a member of Twice.
Jeongyeon 정연 was born on Friday, November 1, 1996, in Suwon.
Like fellow members Momo and Sana, she was born in the Chinese Year of the Rat. She’s a Scorpio. She’s 169 cm or 5'6½" tall. Jeongyeon, Jihyo, and Dahyun’s blood type is O.
Jeongyeon’s birth name was born as Yoo Kyungwan 유경완. As a child, she was often teased because Kyungwan sounded like a boy’s name. She legally changed her name to Jeong-yeon when she was in the third grade.
Her old sister is actress Gong Seungyeon. The two of them hosted “Inkigayo” from July 3, 2016, to January 22, 2017. Their father owns a restaurant.
Jeongyeon became a trainee after passing the JYP Entertainment’s 6th Open Audition on March 1, 2010. With Nayeon, Jihyo, and Sana, she was selected for a group called 6mix, which never debuted. She was with fellow member Nayeon in Got7’s music video for “Girls Girls Girls” in 2014, and she was in Miss A’s music video for “Only You” in 2015. She appeared on “Law of the Jungle.”
Her role model is Jessie J. For fun, she watches mukbang videos or plays games on her smartphone. She likes to imitate the Twice members and do impressions. She loves spicy food. Her favorite article of clothing is jeans. An item she always has to have with her is a hair straightener.
Jeongyeon is the peacemaker of the group. She enjoys laidback activities like watching movies or cooking, and the other members always turn to her when they need to talk.