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Posted by Sophie-Ha Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Korean celebrities who share the same names


There are billions of people in the world and over 51 million people in Korea, so celebrities are bound to have the same names. At times, celebrity photos are mixed up in articles because multiple celebrities have the same name.

There are even times when a celebrity received malicious comments because that person is mistaken for another celebrity with the same name. So today, we bring you a list of celebrities with the same names but very different faces.

BTS's Jimin, Jamie (Park Jimin), and former AOA member Jimin

A Pink's Na-Eun and April's Naeun

GOT7's Mark and NCT's Mark

Red Velvet's Irene and Model Irene

Actor Lee Min Ho, Boom, and Lee Tae Ri

TV personality Boom and actor Lee Tae Ri are both using stage names. Their real name is Lee Min Ho, which is one reason actor Lee Tae Ri decided to change his name.

Actress Jung Yoo Mi and Jung Yoo Mi

Model Han Hye Jin and actress Han Hye Jin

HyunA and Nine Muse's Hyuna

Girl's Day's Minah and Former AOA member Mina

J.Y. Park and GOT7's Jinyoung

J.Y. Park and GOT7's Jinyoung have the exact same names, they're both Park Jin Young.

Actor Kim Min Suk and EXO's Xiumin

As many EXO fans know, Xiumin's real name is Kim Min Suk as he promotes under a stage name. These two celebrities met with each other on MBC's 'It's Dangerous Beyond the Blankets' and introduced themselves to each other revealing their names are the same.

Actress Nam Ji Hyun and former 4minute member Jihyun

Former 4minute member Jihyun's full name is Nam Ji Hyun making her have the same name as actress Nam Ji Hyun.

Actor Jung Jin Young and B1A4's Jinyoung

B1A4 member Jinyoung's full name is Jung Jin Young, and as he began his acting career, his full name was sometimes confused with the other actor Jung Jin Young.

  1. A Pink
  2. Na-Eun
  3. AOA
  4. Jimin
  5. Mina
  6. April
  7. Naeun
  8. B1A4
  9. Jinyoung
  10. Boom
  11. BTS
  12. Jimin
  13. EXO
  14. Xiumin
  15. Minah
  16. GOT7
  17. Jinyoung
  18. Han Hye Jin
  19. Jung Yoo Mi
  20. J.Y. Park
  21. Kim Min Suk
  22. Lee Min Ho
  23. Nam Ji Hyun
  24. NCT
  25. Mark
  26. Nine Muses
  27. Hyuna
  28. Red Velvet
  29. Irene
  30. Jamie (Park Ji Min)
  31. 4minute
  32. Jihyun
  33. HyunA
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quarkie Allkill VIP 22,836 pts Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4
Tuesday, December 22, 2020

There's nowhere near enough Jaehyuns in this article. They formed a unit for goodness sake.

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quarkie Allkill VIP 22,836 pts Tuesday, December 22, 2020 0
Tuesday, December 22, 2020

One more because I just remembered... Jung Yunho from TVXQ! and Jeong Yunho from Ateez. They romanize their surnames differently, but they're the same in Korean (정). And also both from Gwangju!

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