Real Name: Kim Min Seok (김민섭)
D.O.B: March 26, 1990
Nicknames: “Lil’ Fattie” , Golden Steamed Stuffed Bun/Jin Bao Zi
Astrological Sign: Aries
Skills: Singing, Dancing, Taekwondo, excellent movement skills, kendo, fencing and screaming.
Height: 173 cm
Nationality: South Korea
Experience: 2nd at SM Everysing Contest 2008
Was mentioned in f(x)’s ‘Pinocchio’ “Thanks To” by member Amber
He’s the oldest in EXO.
He’s the strongest. (x)
His roommates in Korea are Luhan and Kris.
His roommate in China is Tao.
He likes JJ Lin’s songs. (x)
Luhan calls him ‘Baozi’ because when they first met he was cute and his face was round, like a bun. (x)
He actually likes eating steamed buns. :D (x)
His ideal type is a girl who can hug him and comfort others. (x)
When Tao had just arrived in Korea, and barely knew the language, when he first met Xiumin, he called him oppa. (x)
For him, one of the hardest parts when training was the dieting, because he loves food. (x)
His favorite food is his parents’ kimchi soup, because he’s eaten it for almost 20 years. It’s been a long time since he’s had it and he really misses it. (x)
Xiumin’s favorite Chinese dish is Hot Pot. (x) (x)
Sometimes Tao and Xiumin will lie in the same bed and hug each other. (x)
DJ Mai got JJ Lin’s (Xiumin’s favorite Chinese singer) autographed cd and gave to him. He also gave to JJ Lin EXO-M’s “MAMA”. (x)
Xiumin cooks. His best dish is scrambled eggs, since it’s easy to cook. (x)
Xiumin’s American pop influence is Adam Lambert. (x)
He says his real height (without wearing shoes) is 1,7?, he wants us to imagine what that is. (x)