The son of Daegu farmers, Kim Tae-Hyung, better known by his stage as V, was born.
The group's youngest member is Jung Kook, whose full name is Jeon Jung-kook.
The fourth member of BTS was Kim Seok-jin, also known by his stage name Jin.
Before becoming a pop celebrity, Jung Hoseok, better known as BTS' J-Hope, was just a well-liked dancer from Gwangju.
Gloss was the stage name of the well-known underground rapper SUGA, also known as Min Yoon-gi.
The first trainee to be selected as a permanent member of BTS was RM, also known as Kim Nam-Joon.