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  • Birthday
    May 30, 1990
  • Birthplace
    Yeongdeungpo District, Seoul, South Korea
  • Age
    33 Years

Im Yoon-ah is a South Korean singer, model, dancer, and actress. Im Yoon-ah made her debut as a member of the girl group ‘Girls’ Generation.’

Early Life

Im Yoon-ah is better known by her stage name Yoona. Her date of birth is May 30, 1990. At present, her age is 32 years old and her sun sign is Gemini. She is originally from Yeongdeungpo District, Seoul, South Korea. Moreover, her hangul name is written as 임윤아 and her hanja name is written as 林潤妸. Likewise, her family consists of her father and an older sister by five years.

She graduated from Daeyoung High School in the year 2009. Later, she went on to major in theater studies and graduated from Dongguk University in February 2015, receiving a lifetime achievement award at the graduation ceremony. Further, she was chosen as an ambassador for the university in the year 2014 along with Apink’s Naeun and actress Park Ha-sun.

Career

Prior to debuting, she was introduced to the public through various appearances in music videos and commercials; she first appeared in TVXQ’s “Magic Castle” music video in December 2004. Yoona made her official debut as a member of Girls’ Generation in August 2007, becoming the “center” of the group.

It went on to become one of the best-selling artists in South Korea and one of South Korea’s most popular girl groups worldwide. Similarly, apart from her group’s activities, she has participated in various television dramas, notably You Are My Destiny (2008). It marked her career breakthrough and earned her the Best New Actress awards at the 23rd KBS Drama Awards and the 45th Baeksang Arts Awards.

This personality has since achieved further public attention and acting acclaim with a variety of role types in Love Rain (2012), Prime Minister & I (2013), The King in Love (2017), The K2 (2016), Hush (2020–21), and Big Mouth (2022). Further, her film work includes Confidential Assignment (2017), Exit (2019), her first leading role, and Confidential Assignment 2 (2022), all of which are among the highest-grossing films in South Korea.

Im Yoon-ahCaption: Im Yoon-ah holding an award. Source: Instagram

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Likewise, on May 30, 2019, she released her debut extended play A Walk to Remember, charting at number three on South Korea’s Gaon Album Chart. Moreover, the success of Yoona’s music and acting careers have led her to various CF deals, notably long-term collaborator Innisfree, and have established her as a top idol-actress of Hallyu.

In the year 2019, she became the first female celebrity to be appointed as an ambassador by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and the Korea Tourism Organization. Moreover, starting in September 2019, an advertisement campaign ‘Imagine Your Korea’ was launched to improve Korean tourism awareness and attract more foreign tourists.

Similarly, the advertisements were displayed in countries such as China, Japan, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam, and Malaysia. Yoona was a long-time model of 11 years for Innisfree. And, her most lucrative deals include Pandora, Michael Kors, Estée Lauder, and, most recently, Miu Miu last year.

Im Yoon-ahCaption: Im Yoon-ah while performing on the stage. Source: Asiachan

Personal Life

This actress is single as of now. Due to her beauty, talent, and admirable personality, she has the most fans among male celebrities. Many see her as their ideal type. However, Yoona has been in relationships with Se-hun Oh (2018), Lee Seung-gi (2013 – 2015), Ji Chang-Wook, and Kenny Lin.

Body Measurements

This gorgeous lady stands tall at a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs around 52 kilos. Similarly, Yoona has a set of dark brown eyes and dark brown hair color. Further, her shoe size is 6 and her dress size is 4.

Social Media

Her Instagram account ‘@yoona__lim’ has earned over 14.3 million followers. Similarly, her ‘Yoona’s So Wonderful Day | 임윤아 오피셜’ YouTube channel has amassed more than 478K subscribers. She has a second Instagram account under the username ‘@limyoona__official’ and has gained over 670K followers.

Net Worth

Yoona has a net worth of $20 million. However, based on the current net worth figures of each Girls’ Generation member, she holds the title of the richest member in the group.

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