It is not common to see a K-pop idol get married, so many fans will be especially excited to witness the marriage of Hyerim from Wonder Girls to her boyfriend Shin Min-chul, a taekwondo athlete, in July. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on May 2, 2020 at 2:06am PDT Hyerim publicly acknowledged that she has been dating Shin for the past seven years back in March. The couple also recently appeared on reality show Don’t Be Jealous and talked about how they met as well as their feelings about going public. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on May 4, 2020 at 2:34am PDT Before we get even more envious about their sweet romance, here are five things that you should know about 27-year-old star. Everything we know about BTS’ new album so far She can speak four languages View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on Jan 6, 2020 at 9:52pm PST Born in Korea, Hyerim’s family migrated to Hong Kong when she was about two years old. She completed her middle school before returning to Korea. Thanks to the cosmopolitan environment of Hong Kong, Hyerim is capable of speaking four different languages – Korean, English, Mandarin and Cantonese. She mentioned during her appearance on chat show Abnormal Summit that she is most comfortable with English and Korean, followed by Mandarin and Cantonese. A hardworking university student View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on Dec 16, 2019 at 1:17am PST Hyerim enrolled in Seoul’s Hankuk University of Foreign Studies under the Department of English for International Conferences and Communication (EICC) in 2017, as she felt that she was lacking during her promotions as a member of Wonder Girls. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on Jun 9, 2019 at 7:13pm PDT Hyerim chose to major in translation, and later revealed that she had translated Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl , on the show Problematic Men in 2018. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on Oct 13, 2017 at 9:50pm PDT The idol proved that her hard work paid off when she secured an average grade of 4.0/4.5. Why doesn’t K-pop star Taeyang have any friends? A romance written in the stars? View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on Jan 20, 2020 at 4:45am PST Hyerim’s father was a taekwondo athlete and the coach of the Hong Kong Taekwondo National Team. Since she was young, she was influenced by her family as her brother also trained in taekwondo. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on Apr 27, 2020 at 6:18am PDT Lately, some of her fans have been teasing her about the relationship with Shin – especially the fact that he is a taekwondo athlete. It seemed as if she is fated to be with someone related to taekwondo. Lady Gaga’s collaboration with K-pop’s Blackpink: what you need to know It was not all perfect The phrase “dated for seven years” is possibly one reason why many of Hyerim’s are envious of her relationship. However, Hyerim also mentioned through Don’t Be Jealous that Shin and her had split up before. View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on Apr 26, 2020 at 10:04pm PDT Due to certain issues and personality differences, Shin revealed that there were times when he was unable to accommodate Hyerim which had caused them to naturally drift apart. Despite the rough time, they made up in the end and are now happily engaged with one another. Did K-pop star IU really grow up in a cockroach-infested home? She is signed under Yubin’s self established agency View this post on Instagram A post shared by 우혜림 (@wg_lim) on Apr 7, 2020 at 9:33pm PDT After her contract with JYP Entertainment expired, Hyerim signed on with band mate Yubin’s self established agency, RRR Entertainment, in March 2020. The news of two Wonder Girls members being in the same company caused loyal fans to rejoice with wonder about how the two talents might collaborate and interact in future. Want more stories like this? Sign up here . Follow STYLE on Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and Twitter . Help us understand what you are interested in so that we can improve SCMP and provide a better experience for you. We would like to invite you to take this five-minute survey on how you engage with SCMP and the news.