PewDiePie (Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg) is a Swedish YouTuber and comedian, known primarily for his Let’s Play videos and comedic formatted shows.
PewDiePie was born on October 24, 1989, in Gothenburg, Sweden. He is 31 years of age as of 2020.
He stands at a height of 1.80m.
PewDiePie is the son of Lotta Kristine Johanna and Ulf Christian Kjellberg. His mother was a chief information officer and his father was also a corporate executive. He grew up in Gothenburg together with his older sister Fanny Kjellberg.
PewDiePie is married to Marzia Bisognin, mostly known as CutiePieMarzia, an Italian internet personality, fashion designer, and businesswoman. They married on August 19, 2019, and are still together.
PewDiePie attended Goteborgs Hogre Samskola School and later earned a degree in industrial economics and technology management at the Chalmers University of Technology.
PewDiePie Youtube Career
PewDiePie first created a YouTube account in December 2006 under the name “Pewdie,” explaining that “pew” stands for the sound of lasers and “die” stands for death. He created the “PewDiePie” YouTube channel on April 29, 2010, after initially forgetting the password to this account.
His early YouTube videos were primarily focused on video game commentary, especially horror and action games. Early videos of him included commentary on popular video games such as Minecraft and Call of Duty, but he is best known for his Let’s Plays of Amnesia: The Dark Descent and its related mods.
On November 1, his channel became the first to reach 15 million subscribers; the next day, YouTube’s Spotlight account overtook it in terms of subscribers. His channel surpassed the YouTube Spotlight channel to become the most subscribed on YouTube once again on December 22, 2013. His YouTube channel was one of the fastest-growing in terms of subscribers acquired between 2012 and 2013.
PewDiePie and Jellysmack, a global creator corporation, signed a distribution agreement in January 2021. Jellysmack would optimize and distribute his content for a Facebook Watch audience under the terms of the agreement. He managed to premiere his content on YouTube despite the fact that it was now available on Facebook.
PewDiePie Net Worth
PewDiePie has an estimated net worth of $40 million.
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