Stage Name: Taeyeon (태연) 
Birth Name: Kim Tae Yeon (김태연) 
Name Meaning: Beauty of Highness 
Nickname in SNSD: 백설기 같은 꼬꼬마 (Little child that is like Pack-Sol-Ge snack) 
Other Nicknames: Taetae, Taeng, Leader Taeyeon, Leader Taeng, Kid Leader, 아줌마 (Auntie), 멍탱이 (Afro Tangee), 꼬꼬마 (Little person), 단신 (A person with short body), 백설기 (Pack-Sol-Ge snack) 
Group Position : Leader, 1st Lead Vocalist 
Motto: Don't do something that you'll regret later. 
Languages: Korean (Fluent) , English, Chinese (Basic) , Japanese (Basic) 
DOB: March 9, 1989 
Homeplace : Jeonrado Jeonju 
Height: 160cm 
Weight: 44kg 
Blood Type: O 
School: Jeonju Art High School 
Hobbies: Swimming 
Casted: 2004 8th Annual Best Contest (Best Singer 1st Place & Grand Award) 
Attended SM Academy 
-2004 Featured in The One's song "You Bring Me Joy" 
-2008 DJ for MBC's Chinhan Chingu (current) 
Fancafe: Click Here [SMART] 

Extra Information: 
Favorite Song from Girls' Generation: Merry-Go-Round 
Favorite Pajamas type: Long Sleeved 
Hairstyle for Future Partner: Clean-Cut 
Qualities for Future Partner: Positive & Humorous Guy 
Special Habits: Needs to take down what to do, loves to talk incessantly, sleeps with eyes open & in a 
yoga position 
Favorite Fruits: Orange, Apple, Strawberry, Tomato 
Favorite Male Artists : Kim Dongwan , Kang Dongwon, Yoon Kyesang 
Favorite Female Artists: Han Gain , Kim Taehee 
Future Hopes: To be a very good live performer 
Favorite Numbers: 22 (on the GG Jumper), 3, 6, 9 
Favorite Drink: Black Soya 
Best Dish (that she can make): Omelet Rice 
Favorite Snack: Kancho Black Sesame Flavor & Yanggeng 
Favorite Animal: Puppies, Cat, Tiger 
Favorite Plant: Cactus 
Favorite Season: Winter 
Favorite Subjects: Science, English, Hangul, Sports 
Countries She wants to most visit: Japan, England, and America 
Favorite Flower: Any flower that is purple 
Happiest Time of the Day: At night sleeping 
Weak Point: Can't remember very well, poor memory 
Motto: Never Do Things You Will Regret 
Favorite Color: Light Blue, Purple-Blue 
Most Interesting Movie: National Treasure 
Most Interesting Drama: Japanese Dramas 
Favorite Manga: Dragon Ball Z (Favorite Character is Vegeta) 
Roommate: Yoona & Sooyoung 
Trainee Day Roommate/s: Tiffany & Jang Ri In 

Taeyeon Fact:
Taeyeon is a good pen spinner
~ Can DJ while sleeping
~ Sets her camera to maximum brightness when taking pictures of herself
~ Voted “Love Thief Award” on MBC Comes to Play
~ Has a butt fetish ^_^
~ SNSD’s lead vocalist
~ Has 5 ear piercings
~ Bad at doing aegyo (but is actually cute whenever she tries to)
~ One of the better cook
~ SM’s best singer
~ Ran away while she was a trainee because of stress
~ AFAIK, she has tapped/touched/groped Yuri, Tiffany, and Kara’s Nicole’s butt
~ Not easily scared of ghost stories and the supernatural
-Tae Yeon wants to be a Math Teacher.
-Tae Yeon talks while sleeping

-Tae Yeon’s phone was once lost and it was found inside the refrigerator