Yeonmi Park Height, Husband, Surgery, Age, Wiki, Biography & Net Worth

Yeonmi Park is a North Korea-based activist, author, speaker, and YouTuber. She runs a YouTube channel under the name Voice of North Korea. Her channel has earned over 600k subscribers so far. Read more to know about her height, husband, surgery, age, wiki, biography, weight, family, ethnicity & more.

Yeonmi Park

Yeonmi Park Wiki

Yeonmi Park was born in a Korean family on 4 October 1993 in Ryanggang, North Korea. Her zodiac sign is Libra. She completed her schooling at an unknown school in her hometown. For higher studies, she attended Dongguk University while her family was in South Korea. After moving to the United States, she majored in economics at Columbia University School of General Studies.

Her ethnicity is Korean. Her father’s name is Park Jin-Sik & her mother’s name is Byeon Keun-sook. Looking at her siblings, she has a sister named Eunmi. Her marital status is unmarried & she is currently single. She got married to Ezekiel in 2017 & they had a son together. However, due to personal reasons, the couple decided to split.

Real NameYeonmi Park
ProfessionActivist, author, speaker, and YouTuber
Age28 [as of 2021]
Date of Birth4 October 1993
BirthplaceRyanggang, North Korea
HometownRyanggang, North Korea
Zodiac SignLibra
NationalityNot Known
ReligionNot Known
CollegeColumbia University School of General Studies
Famous ForActivism

Age, Height & More

Yeonmi Park’s age is 28 as of 2021. Her height is 5 feet 4 inches & weighs around 52 kg. She has black hair & brown eyes. Her body measurements are 30-24-31 & her shoe size is 5.5 (US).

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Yeonmi Park Biography

Yeonmi Park spent the majority of her childhood moving from one country to other. In 2002, her father got arrested after he was caught for illegal trading. After his arrival from the jail, her family decided to leave the country & move to China. Though they (Yeonmi & her mother) have successfully escaped North Korea, they had a hard time in China as well. Her father decided not to escape the country at that time as he fell sick. Sadly, her father was dead the next year.

Yeonmi & her mother decided to move to South Korea and escaped China via Mongolia. After studying in South Korea & she moved to the United States for higher studies. After settling in the USA, she began as an author & speaker. She was written for many newspapers, blogs, etc about her life in North Korea. One of her major works was her book In Order To Live which was published in 2015. She has also become a prominent speaker & spoke at major events including TED.

YouTube & Social Media

She has a great social media presence, especially on YouTube. She launched her YouTube channel Voice Of North Korea by Yeonmi Park in December 2014. The major reason for starting her channel was to create awareness about human rights issues in North Korea. Though she started her channel in December 2014, she began uploading videos in June 2018. In the beginning, her channel didn’t see much growth. However, her channel took off after her videos went viral in 2020. Her most popular video titled ‘Daily Life of a North Korean’ was earned over 4.7 million views so far. Currently, her channel has over 690k subscribers with 61 million total video views.

Leaving YouTube, she is pretty famous on Instagram. On her Instagram handle, she shares her pictures & short videos via Instagram Reels. Right now, she has over 310k followers while she follows 533 people.


  • Though she is Korean, she holds US citizenship.
  • She was featured on BBC 100 Women in 2014.
  • Joined in October 2011, she has 95k followers with 2,900+ tweets on Twitter.
  • She also has a self-titled beauty YouTube channel with over 10k subscribers.
  • She shares exclusive content on Patreon with her Patrons & has around 550 Patrons.
  • Her Facebook page has over 256k followers.
  • She is a wanderlust & has been to many places including Paris.

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