Kang Hyunggu 강형구, more commonly known as Kino 키노, is a member of Pentagon. He was born on Tuesday, January 27, 1998. He and fellow member Yuto were born in the Chinese Year of the Ox. The three members of Pentagon's maknae line were born close together during January 1998. First Yuto on the 23rd, then Kino four days later on the 27th, and last Wooseok four days after Kino and eight after Yuto on the 31st. All three members share the zodiac star sign Aquarius.
His height is 177 cm or 5'9½". Kino and Yeo One are both blood type B.
Pentagon is a very multilingual group; all ten members can speak a second language in addition to Korean. The four members of the group who can speak English are Jinho, Hui, Hongseok, and Kino. Kino is also one of the five members in the group who can speak Japanese along with E'Dawn, Shinwon, Yuto, and Wooseok.
He's from Busan. Busan is a four-hour drive or a thirty-minute plane ride from Seoul.
Kino is the main dancer because dancing is his passion and he even choreographed some of Pentagons's routines for the album deep tracks they perform live. He also likes composing and he plays the piano and guitar. His hobbies are listening to music, reading, watching movies, and swimming.
He attended school Hanlim Multi Art High School where he became friends with GOT7’s Yugyeom.
Part of his trainee period at Cube was shown on Mnet's competition reality show, "Pentagon Maker." On the ninth week he completed his Pentagon Graph and was accepted as a member of Pentagon.
Working for Cube Entertainment, Kino has gotten the opportunity to appear in G.NA’s music video and promotional activities for "Secret," appear in Rain’s "Rain Effect," and MC a Rainbow Concert.