PewDiePie’s Net Worth, his life story, and career details
PewDiePie is a Swedish Youtuber born on 24th October 1989 in Gothenburg. His real name is Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg. His father Ulf Christian Kejillberg is a corporate executive by profession and his mother Lotta Kristine Johanna is a Chief Information Officer who was awarded 2010 CIO of the year in Sweden. In his childhood, PewDiePie was interested in Art, draws various characters from video games,s and play video games. Felix was so fond of it that he usually miss his classes to play video games at an internet cafe with his friends. He once mentioned that during the last year of his schooling he bought a computer with the money have had from the selling of artwork from his grandmother’s gallery. Felix is known for his Let’s Play video and Comedic Formatted shows and videos. He is a famous social media personality. Kejilberg started his youtube channel in 2010 where ha posted let’s play videos of action and horror. Kejilberg has had many remarkable achievements in his career. His channel popularity increased with time and in 2016 the Times magazine named him as one of the world’s 100 most influential people. On 15 August 2013 Kjellberg channel has become the most subscribed channel on youtube.
PewDiePie married his long-time girlfriend Marzia Bisognin on 19th August 2019. Marzia belongs to Italy. She is also a famous internet personality and businesswoman. They first met at London’s Kew Botanical garden. They shared 8 years of relationship before marriage. In 2018, Felix proposed to Marzia during their vacation in Japan. The couple lived in Brighton, the UK after their marriage. Now officially they have moved to Japan. He has been an enthusiast of Japanese culture and has visited there many times.
Felix enrolled for the degree course in industrial economics and technology management at the Chalmers University of Technology. But due to his lack of interest in the course, he discontinued the degree and left the course. He was more interested in photoshop and video games. It was like passion for me. He sold his photoshopped images to have enough money to buy a computer.
His career was started in 2006 with the channel name PewDie. Here the word pew means the sound of a laser and dies means dying. As he lost the password for his youtube change;l so he has to start a new youtube channel on 29 April 2010 with the name PewDiePie. In 2013, his youtube Chanel subscribers increased from 3.5 million to 19 million which is a record in itself. In his early years, he focused on making video games commentary on horror and action video games. In 2015, he released his own video game named PewDiePie: The legend of Brofist. Today his subscriber count is 111 million. PewDiePie is known as the actual and independent content creator and most subscribed YouTubers. It has also a record of 25 billion views on its video.
The net worth of PewDiepie is $40 million approximately to multiple resources. In 2016 Forbes named Kejilberg as the highest-earning YouTuber with an annual income of $15 million.