PewDiePie

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Full Name PewDiePie
Age 30 Years Old
Nick Name PewDiePie, PewDie, Pewds, PooDiePie, Poods
Gender Male
Famous As YouTuber
Birth Date October 24th, 1989
Birth Place Gothenburg

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Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg better known online as PewDiePie, is a Swedish YouTuber, comedian, and gamer–commentator is best known for his YouTube video content, which mainly consists of comedic formatted shows. He is the most successful Youtuber in the world with more than over 99 million subscribers on his self-titled youtube channel. 

PewDiePie and Marzia Bisognin’s wedding day

With an intimate ceremony in London’s Kew Gardens, the pair had a gorgeous woodland backdrop for their big day, inviting family and close friends – including some fellow YouTubers. Keeping the ceremony private, the couple only revealed they’d got hitched the next day when Felix shared photos with fans and wrote: ‘We are married!!! I’m the happiest I can be. I’m so lucky to share my life with this amazing woman.’

The Swedish star went on to share photos of himself and his new wife beaming at each other, walking down the aisle as their guests blew bubbles instead of throwing confetti, and posing together on the beautiful staircase, laden with foliage.

The 29-year-old couldn’t resist sharing more of photographer Jessica Kobeissi’s snaps, telling fans: ‘Our wedding day was the best day ever! I really couldn’t have asked for a better wedding. ‘Everything was perfect and I’m just so happy. I want to thank all the guest that came for bringing so much joy and happiness on our special day.’ Meanwhile, Marzia (or the new Mrs. Kjellberg) shared some sweet pictures of the couple and all their guests stood with sparklers in the evening, explaining: ‘At midnight we ended the night with sparklers send-off. Everything about the evening was so magical.

Famous for

  • YouTuber, comedian, and gamer–commentator 
  • One of the most successful Youtuber in the world with more than 99 million subscribers.

Early life of PewDiePie

Pewdiepie was born on 24 October 1984 and was raised in Gothenburg, Sweden. He holds Swedish nationality with white ethnicity. His birth name is Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg with the birth sign of Scorpio and was raised by his father Ulf Christian Kjellberg who is a corporate executive and mother Lotta Kristine Johanna who was a former CIO along with his sister Fanny Kjellberg. During his early schooling life, he was interested in art and has detailed that he would draw popular video game characters such as Mario and Sonic the Hedgehog, as well as play video games on his Super Nintendo Entertainment System and skip classes to play video games at an internet cafe with friends.

Talking about his education, he later attended the Chalmers University of Technology to pursue a degree in industrial economics and technology management but left the university in 2011 because of his lack of interest in his course, and to pursue a YouTube career.

Body Measurements of PewDiePie

Youtuber Pewdiepie has a normal body physique and stands the height of 5ft 11in tall with w weight of 75 kg. Furthermore, his blue eyes and blonde hair make his charming personality looks more amazing. Additionally, his body measurements are Chest: 41, Waist: 33 and Biceps: 13.5 inches.

Career of PewDiePie

  • PewDiePie started his career on YouTube under the account name "Pewdie" in 2006.
  • After forgetting the password to this account, he registered the "PewDiePie" YouTube channel on 29 April 2010.
  • In his early years as a YouTube creator, PewDiePie focused on video game commentaries, most notably of horror and action video games including Minecraft and Call of Duty.
  • On 9 May 2012, his channel reached 500,000 subscribers.
  • In July 2012, the channel reached 1 million subscribers.
  • In October 2013, OpenSlate ranked his channel as the No. 1 YouTube channel.
  • In December 2012, Kjellberg signed with Maker Studios, a multi-channel network (MCN) that drives the growth of the channels under it.
  • Prior to his partnership with Maker, he was signed to Machinima, which operates as a rival to Maker. He expressed feeling neglected by Machinima, and frustrated with their treatment, PewDiePie hired a lawyer to free him from his contract with the network.
  • On 18 February 2013, the PewDiePie channel reached 5 million subscribers.
  • In April, PewDiePie was covered in The New York Times after surpassing 6 million subscribers.
  • In May 2013, at the inaugural Starcount Social Stars Awards in Singapore, PewDiePie won the award for "Swedish Social Star".
  • PewDiePie also won the award for "Most Popular Social Show".
  • PewDiePie reached 10 million subscribers on 9 July 2013.
  • PewDiePie received a certificate from Guinness World Records for becoming the most subscribed YouTuber.
  • On 1 November, PewDiePie's channel became the first to reach 15 million subscribers.
  • On 22 December 2013, PewDiePie overtook the YouTube Spotlight channel to once again become the most-subscribed on YouTube.
  • Throughout 2012 and 2013, PewDiePie's channel was one of the fastest-growing on YouTube, in terms of subscribers gained.
  • In 2014, however, he began to more actively play games that interested him, regardless of genre.
  • In September 2014, he began streaming videos of his co-hosted series, BroKen, onto MLG.tv.
  • In August 2014, Maker Studios released an official PewDiePie app for the iPhone, allowing audiences to view his videos, create custom favorite video feeds and share videos with others.
  • On 29 December 2014, PewDiePie's channel surpassed emimusic's video view count, at over 7.2 billion views, to become the most-viewed channel on the website.
  • On 6 September, his YouTube account became the first to eclipse 10 billion video views.
  • In January 2016, he announced a partnership with Maker Studios to produce Revelmode, a sub-network of Maker, that would showcase PewDiePie and his friends on YouTube in the original series.
  • On 20 October, he launched a second channel, under the name Jack septiceye2.
  • On 8 December, his channel reached 50 million subscribers, becoming the first YouTube channel to do so.
  • On 18 December 2016, he received a custom Play Button from YouTube as a reward for hitting 50 million subscribers.
  • In January 2017, PewDiePie began to receive criticism for his non-gaming videos.
  • On 13 February, the Disney-owned Maker Studios multi-channel network cut its ties with Kjellberg because of the aforementioned controversy. Google also took action, dropping him from the Google Preferred advertising program, as well as canceling the Scare PewDiePie YouTube Red series.
  • On 16 February, PewDiePie himself responded in a video entitled My Response, in which he apologized to those who were offended by his previous videos and which he also criticized the reporting by the media.
  • In April, PewDiePie created Netglow, a crowdsourced channel on the live-streaming service Twitch.
  • On Netglow, he started streaming Best Club, a weekly live stream show.
  • On 5 October 2018, he uploaded a diss track against Indian record label T-Series titled "TSERIES DISS TRACK" (later renamed to "Bitch Lasagna") in response to their YouTube channel being projected to surpass PewDiePie in subscribers.
  • On 12 March 2019, PewDiePie uploaded an episode of his show Pew News in which he mentioned the 2019 Pulwama terrorist attack in which 40 Indian paramilitary troops were killed by terrorist organizations based in Pakistan.
  • On 27 March 2019, T-Series surpassed PewDiePie in subscribers to become the most-subscribed channel on YouTube.
  • On 28 April 2019, PewDiePie uploaded a video entitled "Ending the Subscribe to Pewdiepie Meme" in which he asked his followers to refrain from using the phrase "Subscribe to PewDiePie".
  • On 21 June 2019, PewDiePie launched Gaming Week, during which he focused on Let's Play videos for the first time in several years playing Minecraft.
  • He also became the top result for the "Minecraft" keyword on Youtube.
  • In 2015, he was included on Time's list of the 30 most influential people on the Internet.
  • In December 2016, Forbes named Kjellberg as the highest-earning YouTuber with his annual income reaching $15 million.
  • Currently, PewDiePie is the second most subscribed Youtube channel in the world with more than 99 million subscribers.

Personal life of PewDiePie

Who is PewDiePie married to?

Youtuber PewDiePie is married to Italian internet personality Marzia Bisognin who was also a Youtuber in 19 August 2019 at Kew Gardens. The two were introduced to each other through a friend of Marzia in 2011. After establishing an online friendship, Felix flew to Italy to meet her and started dating and later he moved to Italy in Summer 2012 to live with his then-girlfriend and got settled to the UK in July 2013 for preference to live close to the sea and for better Internet connectivity. On 27 April 2018, PewDiePie proposed to her while on a trip to Yokohama, Japan. 

Birthday of PewDiePie

Youtuber PewDiePie celebrates his birthday on the 24th of October with his friends and family. His subscribers and fans usually wish him through videos and making videos on him on youtube. Currently, he is 29 years old.

Net worth of PewDiePie

PewDiePie earns a good amount of money from his youtube career and from his various sponsorship deals. As of 2019, his net worth is estimated to be around $30 million as his salary is estimated to be more than $7 million annually.