Singer Baek Ji-young and actor Jung Suk-won couple are now parents of a girl, after 4 years of marriage. The mother and the baby are both healthy.

On the 22nd, Baek Ji-young gave birth to her first daughter in the morning at a hopsital in Jung-gu, Seoul. She and her baby are reportedly both healthy. Although the due date was the 24th, the baby was delivered a little quicker.

Baek Ji-young’s agency Music Works announced, “Baek Ji-young had a natural delivery of her daughter on the 22nd. She and her daughter are both healthy, and the baby is 3.5kg.”

Baek Ji-young and Jung Suk-won couple got married in June, 2013, despite their 9 year age difference. In the same year, however, the couple unfortunately went through a miscarriage.

In October last year, Baek Ji-young shared her pregnancy news on SNS by saying, “I am very thankful for those who worried about me. Ddangkong is growing up very well. I will keep praying for those who had to went through the same hardship as mine, and also those who are carrying new lives inside them.”

Music Works explained, “Last year, Baek had to cancel all of her concerts because of pregnancy. She is still feeling very sorry for not keeping the promise with her fans. She desires very much to have concerts. However, as the couple earned the baby after so much struggle, many are telling her to focus on the baby for a while.”


Original article
by Lee Mi-hyun

Translated by Audrey Joung