In addition, PewDiePie was born on October 24, 1989. His birthplace is Gothenburg, Sweden. As of now, the gamer is 32 years old. Also, he belongs of Swedish nationality. On the other hand, his ethnicity is also Swedish as well. Based on PewDiePie's date of birth, his zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Furthermore, his parents are Lotta Kristine Johanna and Ulf Christian Kjellberg. He grew up in his birthplace itself. As siblings, the talented one has a sister named Fanny. Since an early age, PewDiePie has been interested in pursuing a career in the entertainment field. Also, he seems to have the ultimate goal of being an eminent game and comedian. Besides, he went to the Chalmers University of Technology. And, he had pursued a degree in Industrial Economics and Technology Management. Later on, he left his educational journey for his career as a social media personality in 2011.
PewDiePie and YouTube star began his profession through his YouTube channel named, 'PewDiePie'. He had started the channel since the year 2006. Simultaneously, he kept on posting several famous video gaming commentary as well as comedy videos on YouTube. It is related to the hit game 'Grand Theft Auto'. Also, his first ever video on his YouTube channel is "Pewdie Plays: Skyrim- Part 1 - I'm Not A Freakin' Lizard!". Astonishingly, he was able to increase his popularity and also earned millions of subscribers currently.
Furthermore, it is also one of the highest YouTube accounts as well. In addition, he has also been voted Most Popular Gaming Web Star at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards. Besides, the social media personality also was able to use his internet popularity to raise funds for such charities as the World Wildlife Foundation and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
At one point, he, unfortunately, forgot the password of his YouTube channel. Later on, he had to come up with his new YouTube channel 2012 named "PewDiePie". Amazingly, he became one of The World's 100 Most Influential People in 2016 by Time magazine. In August 2014, Mark Studios created a PewDiePie iPhone app. Earlier than that he registered his current channel under the name "PewDiePie" on April 29, 2010. Afterward, he sold prints of his Photoshop art and also worked at a hot dog stand to fund his initial videos.
Other than that, he has also released video games, "PewDiePie: Legend of the Brofist" and "PewDiePiew's Tuber Simulator" on iOS and Android. The first one was released on September 24, 2015. And, the other one was released on September 29, 2016. In the year 2019, he then came up with two more games. The name of the games is "PewDiePie's Pixelings" and "Poopdie". Similarly, he also published "This Book Love You" on October 20, 2015. The book consists of jokes, wisdom, visuals, and aphorisms. Together with his wife, Marzia, the duo launched Tsuki. It is a unisex clothing brand.
Based on some research, PewDiePie's estimated net worth is around $105 million. His primary source of income is through his YouTube channel, video games, and book among others. However, his annual salary and personal belonging details are not known. Likewise, his popularity helped him to fundraise drives. And, he has donated a good amount of money to organizations. The name of the organizations are World Wildlife Fund (WWF), St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, RED, Save the Children, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Child Rights and You (CRY).
To date, PewDiePie has been able to receive around eight awards. Recently, he received the award of "Choice Gamer" at the Teen Choice Awards in 2019. Also, some of his further achievements include the "Sweden Social Star Award" (2013), and "Most Popular Social SHow" (2013). In 2014, he received the Starmount Social Star Awards and "Gaming Personality" at the Golden Joystick Awards, and many more.
In regards to PewDiePie's personal life, he is married to the love of his life, Marzia Bisognin. The couple tied the knot on August 19, 2019. The duo had met each other through one of their mutual friends. Marzia is originally from Italy. Initially, they had established an online relationship. After some time, he went to Italy to meet Marzia.
Additionally, they used to meet each other shuffling from Italy to Sweden time and again. Ultimately, the couple then settled in Brighton and Hove in July 2013. It is actually in England to live closer to the sea.
The YouTube star, PewDiePie stands exactly 6 feet tall. On the other hand, he weighs more or less 75 kgs. Also, he has blue eyes and brown hair. Nevertheless, most of the time, he keeps on dying his hair blonde. Other than this, there are no details available about his exact body measurements such as chest size, biceps size, hip size, shoe size, and clothes size.
As a social media personality, he has his own verified accounts on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. On Instagram, he has over 21.8 million followers as @peewdiepie. Also, he is quite popular on Facebook with over 9 million followers. On Twitter, his username is @pewdiepie, and has approximately 502.6k followers.