Shin Dong 신동

Shin Dong Profile / Biography

Real Name:  (신동희) Shin Dong Hee


Stage Name: (신동) Shin Dong

Chinese Name: (申 東 熙 / 申 東 or 神 童) Shindong

English Name: Matthew Shin

Nickname: Dongri Dong Dong (from Ppo Ppo Ppo)

Date of Birth: September 28, 1985

Place of Birth: Moonkyung in Northern KyungGi Province (Kyungbook Moonkyung/경북 문경) (경 기도 일산)

Height: 178 cm/5′ 10.1″

Weight: 90 kg/198 lb (he stated on his minihompy that he started his current diet at 103 kg/227 lb. Shindong stated during an interview during the Super Show in Shanghai that at one point, he had lost up to 19 kg, but that he had gained 4 kg back so he’s lost a total of 15 kg – 11/22/08; as of 3/25, Shindong stated that he’s gained back 10kg from his peak weight loss of 20kg so at ~93 kg/205 lbs)

Blood Type: O

Siblings: only child

Pets: Heebum (Russian Blue cat) since 11/11/06, Champagne (Siamese cat) since 7/26/08; used to have Yamchae (Russian Blue cat) given to him by fans from 7/13/05 to 11/3/05, but he ran away while Heechul was away for a few days filming.

Specialty/Hobby: Making facial expressions, Making jokes, Dancing

Education: Paekche Institute of the Arts (백제예술대학)

Religion: Christian

Years active: 2005–present

Label(s): SM Entertainment

Associated acts: SMTown (Super Junior, Super Junior T)


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