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YEJI is the leader of the K-pop girl group ITZY.
|Name||YEJI | 예지|
|Full Name||Hwang Yeji | 황예지 | 黃禮志|
|Born||May 26, 2000|
Seoul, South Korea
|Hometown||Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea|
|Height||167cm | 5′-06″|
|Family||Mother, Father, Older Sister, Two Dogs|
|Education||Jeonju Commercial Information High School|
Geunyeong Middle School
Jeonju Hwasan Elementary School
|Years Active||2019 – present|
|Position||Leader, Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Sub Rapper|
ITZY YEJI Pre-Debut
March 4, 2020
|Year||Title||Role • EP|
|2015||Second 20s||EP08 – EP09|
- She was born in Seoul and raised in Jeonju.
- Yeji got into JYP Entertainment as a trainee on January 4, 2016 and debuted as the leader of ITZY on February 12, 2019.
- Training Period: 3 years
- JYP audition song: TWICE – Like OOH-AHH
- Hobby: writing a diary at night
- Motto: Believe in yourself.
- Her English name is Lucy Hwang.
- She started dancing in 5th grade.
- She wanted to become a soccer player when she was a kid.
- Yeji cannot eat mushroom soup.
- She can play the piano.
- She does not like rainy days.
- MBTI: ESFJ
- She was a contestant on the survival show THE FAN before her debut.
- Yeddeong: Her fellow ITZY members call her Yeddeong.
- Light Fury (in the film How to Train Your Dragon): She looks like Light Fury.
- Beverage: smoothies
- Character: KAKAO FRIENDS RYAN
- Color: black
- Food: naengmyeon (Korean cold noodles)
- Older Sister
She got married.
- Hwang Hongsam
Breed: Red Toy Poodle
Hongsam means red ginseng.
- Hwang Insam
Breed: Black Toy Poodle
Insam means ginseng.