Jellyfish Entertainment


RAVI is a former member of the K-pop boy band VIXX.

RAVI Profile

Name라비 | RAVI
Full Name김원식 | 金元植 | Kim Wonsik
AKAKim Wonshik
Date of BirthFebruary 15, 1993 (age 30)
Place of BirthCheongju, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea
HometownSongpa-gu, Seoul, South Korea
CitizenshipRepublic of Korea
Height183cm | 6′-00″
Shoe Size270mm
Blood TypeO
Zodiac SignAquarius
DebutVIXX | May 24, 2012
GroupVIXX (2012 – 2023)
Sub-UnitVIXX LR (2015 – 2023)
PositionVIXX: Main Rapper, Lead Dancer
Official Pageig @ravithecrackkidz


  • Mother
  • Father
  • Younger Sister
    • Name: 김지원 | Kim Jiwon
    • Born: 1995


  • Howon University
    • Bachelor’s degree • Musical Theatre
  • Jamsin High School
  • Jamsil Middle School
  • Seoul Jamdong Elementary School

RAVI Facts

He was born in Cheongju but was raised in Seoul.
He is a Buddhist.
Pooky was one of his stage name candidates.
He received an audition offer from a casting director of Jellyfish Entertainment when he was in the third year of high school.
Training Period: 1 year
Chris Brown inspired him to become a singer.
He received his Bachelor’s degree in Musical Theatre from Howon University.
His childhood dream was to become a bodyguard.
He left VIXX after allegations he used falsified medical documents to evade mandatory military service.


  • Color
    • black, white, red, gray, blue, yellow, purple
  • Season of the Year
    • all four seasons

References: VIXX 4th Anniversary Profile, Weekly Idol Self-Written Profile, 05022013 TENASIA, 12092014 Topstar News, 09252015 VIXX N K-POP, 01182016 bnt, 03282020 Knowing Bros