6 Korean Celebs Who Were Influential Since The Beginning As They Were The Presidents Of Their School

Did you know that these celebrities were presidents in their school?

Yes. Just as influential as they are now, these 6 celebs were also influential in their school days. Just like in other countries, students who became school presidents were considered “successful” in Korea.

Excited? Here are the 6 celebrities who became president during their school days!


Who would have thought that the Korean superstar IU was a president of her school during her school days. This very successful Korean superstar managed to be influential since her pre debut days.

IU debuted in the entertainment industry with the song “Lost Child“in 2008. Since then she released quality songs like ‘Pallete’, ‘Not Spring Love Or Cherry Bloosoms‘, ‘Friday‘ and a lot more.

IU is not only a singer but also an actress. She starred in the dramas Dream High (2011)You Are the Best! (2013)Bel Ami (2013)The Producers (2015)Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo (2016)My Mister (2018)Persona (2019)Hotel del Luna (2019)Shades of the Heart (2019).

Lee Chan Won

Lee Chan Won who is also a popular celebrity today is one of the president during his school days.

Lee Chan Won established himself to be popular and influential as president even before he entered the industry.

Meanwhile, he appeared to several tv shows like ‘Mama the Idol’, Racket Boys‘, ‘Ganadagati‘,’New Family Relations Certificate Godfather‘ and a lot more.

Yoo Yeon Seok

Popular and handsome actor Yoo Yeon Seok was also one of the presidents during his school.

He was known for the films Re-encounter (2011), Architecture 101 (2012), A Werewolf Boy (2012) and Whistle Blower (2014), Perfect Proposal (2015), Mood of the Day (2016) as well as the television series Reply 1994 (2013), Warm and Cozy (2015), Dr. Romantic (2016), Mr. Sunshine (2018) and Hospital Playlist (2020).

Song Joong Ki

Song Joong Ki who became globally popular through his breakthrough role in the drama ‘Descendants of the Sun’ was also a president of his school.

Song Joong Ki became a popular actor and starred in different dramas like,Arthdal Chronicles (2019) and Vincenzo (2021), as well as the hit films A Werewolf Boy (2012), The Battleship Island (2017) and Space Sweepers (2021).

Cha Eun Woo

ASTRO‘s Cha Eun Woo joins the group of celebrities who once became president during his school days.

Cha Eun Woo became popular with his killer visuals, sexy body, incredible singing and dancing skills and excellent acting skills in dramas where he starred in.

Meanwhile,Some of his were ‘Hit the top‘ 2017,’Gangnam Beauty‘ 2018, ‘True Beauty ‘ 2020. He will also star in the upcoming drama ‘Island‘ which will premiere this year.

Im Si Wan

ZE:A’s Im Si Wan is the seventh celebrity in this article who became president in his school days.

Im Si Wan is not only a singer but also an actor.

He starred in film The Attorney (2013) and the series Misaeng: Incomplete Life (2014) which are both successful in the box office and the ratings competition.



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