IU is an award-winning South Korean songwriter, actress and singer who is mostly known for her hit single titled “Good Day”, which came out in 2010. She’s also released a number of popular singles such as "Only I Didn't Know", "Monday Afternoon", and "Twenty-Three".
In 2009, she released her first album entitled “Growing Up”. By the end of 2017, she had released four additional albums. Her first EP came in 2008.
As an actress, she has appeared in a number of movies and television series which include "Dream High", "You Are the Best! ", and "Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo".
Her real name is Lee Ji-eun. She started dating fellow musician, Chang Kiha in 2013, but broke up in 2017.
Throughout her career, Lee has won a number of awards including Melon Music Awards, Gaon Chart Music Awards, Mnet Asian Music Awards, and Golden Disc Awards.
IU is a famous South Korean actress and singer, who was born on May 16, 1993. As a person born on this date, IU is listed in our database as the 15th most popular celebrity for the day (May 16) and the 63rd most popular for the year (1993).
People born on May 16 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. IU is the 234th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to IU's birthday, IU is the 11th most famous South Korean and ranks 4th in famous people born in Seoul, South Korea.
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