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-Mina was born in San Antonio, Texas, United States; her parents are Japanese.
-She used to have American citizenship but she gave it up as of 2019.
-Her family moved to Kobe, Japan, when she was a toddler.
-hen she went back to Hyogo, Japan, she didn't know how to speak Japanese despite it being where she grew up. She also never learnt to speak in Kansai Dialect until she met Momo and Sana in Korea.
-She studied ballet for 11 years before joining Urizip Dance School for more modern dance training.
-Mina's favorite Pokemon is Piplup, also a water-type penguin Pokemon.
-She loves Heinz ketchup, it is one of her treasured items.
-She loves to eat eggs with ketchup.
-She is a big fan of CNBlue.
-Mina’s English name is Sharon Myoui.
-She has an older brother, named Kai.
-She is scared of roller coasters.
-Her zodiac sign is Aries.
-She dislikes Plum Blossom and Natto.
-When she relieves stress, she cries.
-When she can't sleep, she goes on her phone.
-She loves the Harry Potter series. Her favorite character is Hermione.
-She cannot eat Beondaegi or Silkworm Pupae.
-She attended Obayashi Sacred Heart School in Japan.
-Mina got cast while shopping with her mom.
-She auditioned in a JYP audition in Japan and joined the trainee program in South Korea on January 2, 2014.
-She joined Urizip dance school for more modern dance training.
-Mina was very popular among male trainees. (Former JYP trainer)
-Mina’s nicknames are ‘Penguin’ and ‘Black Swan’.
-Mina’s favorite ballet production is La Corsaire.
-Mina’s family has a dog named Rei, who’s male and 10 years old.
-She’s a really quiet person in public.
-Her favorite karaoke song is “Almost is Never Enough!”
-She once gave Jeongyeon socks on her birthday.
-According to Jeongyeon on VLive, Tzuyu, Dahyun and Mina debuted without doing the dance routine choreography test where every trainee needs to pass.
-Mina's religion is Catholic.
-One of the reason she is called a penguin is her feet points outward when she walks because of her ballet habit.
-Her fans call her ''Queen of Bridges'' because she sings the bridge of most title tracks and side tracks.
-Mina wrote the lyrics for the song ''Shot Thru The Heart'' along with Momo and Sana for their Summer Nights special album.
- Mina can’t eat beondaegi (silkworm pupae).
-Mina doesn’t like plum blossom and nattō.
-She likes eating snacks.
-She loves Heinz ketchup, and also, what she loves the most is egg with ketchup.
-Mina likes Americano (beverage).
-She likes the colors purple and indigo.
-When Mina can’t sleep, she goes on her phone.
-Mina religion is Catholic.
-When Mina is very stressed, she cries.
-Mina said she has lots of mood swings & has ups & downs. She still thinks she’s a very bright person.
-Mina likes great white sharks.
-She was given the nickname ‘Only look at Chaeyoung’ by Chaeyoung. XD
-Mina’s favorite sentence in Japanese is “The opposite of love is not hate, but indifference.“
-She appeared in Junho’s “Feel” (Japanese) MV, GOT7’s “Stop Stop It”, Wooyoung’s “Rose” (Japanese) MV, and miss A’s “Only You” MV.