Officially Kmusic would like to wish Rain a very happy birthday!
Name: Rain (birth name – Jung Ji Hoon – 정지훈 – 鄭智薰)
Year of Birth: 1982
Place of Birth: Seosan, South Chungcheong Province, South Korea
Things to know about Rain:
- In 2007, he was listed in TIME magazine’s top 100 most influential people and People magazine’s most beautiful people in the world.
- He won countless music awards such as the Golden Disk Award (in 2002, 2004 and 2008), Mnet Asian Music Award (2010), MTV Movie Award as the Biggest Badass Star (2010)…etc.
- Aside from being a singer, he also pursued in being an actor where his breakthrough drama was “Sangdoo, Let’s Go To School.” He followed up with another K-drama called “Full House” which is now one of the highest rated K-dramas of all-time.
- He is a self-professed workaholic and after acting alongside him in Speed Racer, Actor John Goodman called him “the hardest working man in show business.”
- He says that a major motivation in his life is to make his mom proud and he still visits her grave before taking on each new project.
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