BTS’ Jin, Suga and V. Photo: @bts_bighit/ Twitter
BTS’ Jin, Suga and V. Photo: @bts_bighit/ Twitter
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BTS, K-pop kings … and descendants of Korean royalty? Idols Jin and Suga are related to Joseon dynasty aristocrats, while V’s ancestor is King Sinmu of Silla

  • Jin is also related to Neo-Confucian scholar Kim Jang-saeng and Kim Manjung, the author who wrote literary masterpiece The Cloud Dream of the Nine
  • BTS’ Army dubs Suga ‘king’, and four of his ancestral grandmothers were queens or empresses, while Sunny from SNSD is related to Joseon dynasty founder Lee Seong-gye

BTS’ Jin, Suga and V. Photo: @bts_bighit/ Twitter
BTS’ Jin, Suga and V. Photo: @bts_bighit/ Twitter
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