YouTubers

Of the many technological revolutions since the turn of the century, few have had as much far-reaching impact as YouTube. The online video-sharing platform has created a niche of its own between the traditional mediums like television and cinema halls. Naturally, the possibilities of such a platform are endless and its potential immense. Unlike the traditional mediums, the YouTuber is not reduced to being a mute spectator. It’s a sort of virtual world democracy where everyone is entitled to their opinions and can even turn the spotlight on themselves – be a ‘broadcaster’ in a matter of few clicks!
Over the years, quite a few YouTube personalities or YouTube celebrities, such as, Adam Saleh, Bethany Mota, Corey Vidal etc., have gone on to become big stars. Here is a list of famous YouTubers .

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Mr Beast

Mr Beast.
113
Famous As: YouTuber, Vlogger
Birthdate: May 7, 1998
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Greenville, North Carolina

Mr Beast is a YouTuber and entrepreneur who began posting videos to YouTube in 2011 but didn’t gain popularity until after a few years. He posts videos on a wide range of topics and is best known for sharing expensive challenge videos. He is also a philanthropist.

 2 PewDiePie

PewDiePie.
183
Famous As: YouTube Star
Birthdate: October 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden
PewDiePie is the ubiquitous pseudonym for ‘Let’s Play’ pioneer and Youtube superstar, Felix Kjellberg. The controversial Swede, named in the Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people in the world, became the first solo Youtuber to reach 100 million subscribers soon after his much-publicized tussle for top honours in terms of Youtube subscriptions against Indian corporate rival T-Series.
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 3 Jacksepticeye

Jacksepticeye.
174
Listed In: Gamers, Vloggers
Famous As: YouTuber, Producer, Game Commentator, Social Media Personality
Birthdate: February 7, 1990
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Athlone, Ireland

Irish YouTuber, Jacksepticeye, has gained massive online fame with his vlogs and comedic Let's Play series. His channel was the most-subscribed Irish channel as of December 2020. He began his YouTube career by posting gameplay videos and gained millions of subscribers within a few years. He is a philanthropist and often raises money for charitable causes.

 4 Markiplier

Markiplier.
197
Listed In: Gamers, Vloggers
Famous As: YouTube Personality
Birthdate: June 28, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

Markiplier is a gamer-commentator, comedian, YouTuber, and actor. One of the most popular American YouTubers, Markiplier is also an entrepreneur; he is credited with co-founding Cloak, a clothing company. He also participates in fundraisers and charity live streams, often raising thousands of dollars for charity.

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 5 Emma Chamberlain

Emma Chamberlain.
93
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: May 22, 2001
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: California, United States
Social-media sensation Emma Chamberlain has soared to fame with her YouTube channel that showcases her vlogs, hauls, and DIYs. She made it to TIME 100 Next in 2019 and won the 2018 Streamy Award for Breakout Creator. She has her own podcast, Anything Goes, and her coffee brand, Chamberlain Coffee.

 6 Valkyrae

Valkyrae.
112
Famous As: Gamer
Birthdate: January 8, 1992
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Washington
Rachell Hofstetter, better known as Valkyrae, shot to fame with her YouTube gaming channel. She is equally popular on Instagram. She previously worked at GameStop and was a Twitch streamer. The first female 100 Thieves content creator, she supports female gamers and signed an exclusive contract with YouTube in 2020.
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 7 Daniel Middleton

Daniel Middleton.
82
Listed In: Gamers
Famous As: Professional Gamer, YouTuber
Birthdate: November 8, 1991
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Aldershot
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 8 Brent Rivera

Brent Rivera.
128
Listed In: Vloggers, Viners
Famous As: YouTuber, Viner
Birthdate: January 9, 1998
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Huntington Beach, California
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 9 LazarBeam

LazarBeam.
95
Listed In: Gamers
Famous As: YouTube Gamer
Birthdate: December 14, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Central Coast

Australian YouTuber and gamer Lannan Eacott, better known as LazarBeam, initially became famous with his slow-motion demolition clips. The high-school drop-out who had joined his family’s construction business, later won the internet with his Fortnite video-game commentaries and for his catchphrases such as "Yeeet" and "Carry me my son."

 10 David Dobrik

David Dobrik.
223
Listed In: Vloggers
Famous As: Youtuber
Birthdate: July 23, 1996
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kosice, Slovakia

Slovakia-born David Dobrik lives in America and is a very popular social media personality. His humorous videos on YouTube are a raging hit, especially among teenagers and the youth and his followers are in millions. He initially gained recognition as a teenager through six-second video clips on the now-defunct social media app Vine. 

 11 Zach King

Zach King.
104
Listed In: Viners
Famous As: Vine star, YouTuber & Filmmaker
Birthdate: February 4, 1990
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Portland, United States

 12 Thomas Sanders

Thomas Sanders.
16
Listed In: Viners
Famous As: YouTuber, Viner
Birthdate: April 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gainesville, Florida
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 13 Joel Berghult

Joel Berghult.
111
Listed In: YouTube Singers
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: April 8, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden
After breaking the internet with his content on his YouTube channel, RoomieOfficial, Swedish singer Joel Berghult, also known as Roomie, or Lil Pitchy, teamed up with internet stars such as PewDiePie, the highest-subscribed YouTuber. True to a social-media celebrity, he has also often tweeted phiotos with his ex-girlfriend, Bethany Connor.

 14 Jenna Marbles

Jenna Marbles.
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Listed In: Vloggers
Famous As: YouTube personality, vlogger, comedian, and actress
Birthdate: September 15, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rochester, New York
Jenna Marbles, famed YouTube star and vlogger, had the 177th-most-subscribed YouTube channel as of November 2020. In June 2020, she announced she would be quitting YouTube indefinitely and apologized for some racist posts. She is the first social-media star to have a Madame Tussauds Museum wax statue in New York. 

 15 Marzia Bisognin

Marzia Bisognin.
10
Famous As: YouTube Personality, Fashion Designer
Birthdate: October 21, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Vicenza, Veneto, Italy

 16 Angry Grandpa

Angry Grandpa.
67
Listed In: Vloggers
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: October 16, 1950
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chatham County, Georgia
Died: December 10, 2017

 17 Wengie

Wengie.
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Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: January 9, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Guangzhou

Chinese-Australian YouTuber Wengie has earned a phenomenally huge fan base on YouTube with her DIY, beauty, fashion, and prank videos. She has also experimented with music, releasing tracks such as Baby Believe Me. She also manages a channel that is exclusively dedicated to content related to her two cats. 

 18 Disguised Toast

Disguised Toast.
198
Famous As: Twitch Streamer
Birthdate: November 25, 1991
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Canada
Jeremy Wang, better known as Disguised Toast, is a Hearthstone gamer with a popular YouTube channel. He also streamed on Twitch but later signed an exclusive contract with Facebook Gaming. He is part of the content creators’ group OfflineTV and an honoree of the 2021 Forbes 30 Under 30 list.

 19 MatPat

MatPat.
92
Famous As: YouTube star
Birthdate: November 15, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ohio, USA

 20 Rosanna Pansino

Rosanna Pansino.
51
Listed In: Food YouTubers
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: June 8, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington

 21 James Rallison

James Rallison.
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Listed In: Comedy YouTubers
Famous As: YouTube Star
Birthdate: May 14, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Arizona

 22 Larri Merritt

Larri Merritt.
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Listed In: Vloggers
Famous As: YouTube Star
Birthdate: July 22, 1998
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oakland, California

 23 Collins Key

Collins Key.
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Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: May 9, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: California

 24 Julianna Grace LeBlanc

Julianna Grace LeBlanc.
17
Famous As: YouTube Star
Birthdate: December 5, 2004
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States

 25 Stephen Sharer

Stephen Sharer.
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Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: March 1, 1998
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, D.C

 26 Turner Tenney

Turner Tenney.
28
Famous As: YouTuber, Twitch Streamer
Birthdate: January 2, 1997
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Indian Rocks Beach, Florida

 27 Vanessa Merrell

Vanessa Merrell.
9
Listed In: Comedy YouTubers
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: August 6, 1996
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States

 28 Joey Graceffa

Joey Graceffa.
98
Famous As: YouTuber, Author, Actor
Birthdate: May 16, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Marlborough, Massachusetts

 29 Liza Koshy

Liza Koshy.
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Listed In: Vloggers, Viners
Famous As: YouTube Star & Vine Star
Birthdate: March 31, 1996
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, USA

Liza Koshy serves as an inspiration to many social media stars and YouTubers as she went on to become an actress and TV host after starting her career on Vine. She even received an Emmy nomination for hosting a game show called Double Dare. In 2019, she was named in Time magazine's 25 Most Influential People on the Internet list.

 30 Evan Fong

Evan Fong.
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Listed In: Gamers
Famous As: Video game commentator
Birthdate: May 31, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Toronto

 

Born to a Korean mother and a Chinese father in Canada, Evan Fong is a college-drop-out-turned-YouTuber. Known for his massively successful YouTube channel, VanossGaming, which showcases his reactions to video games, Fong is one of the top 10 earners on the site. He has also started experimenting with music.

 

 31 Inanna Sarkis

Inanna Sarkis.
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Listed In: Viners, Vloggers
Famous As: YouTube Personality, Model, Actress
Birthdate: May 15, 1993
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Inanna Sarkis is a Canadian actress and social media personality. She is best known for her portrayal of Molly Samuels in the 2019 romantic drama film, After. She has also released a couple of non-album singles, namely No Beauty in War and Best You'll Ever Have.

 32 Loserfruit

Loserfruit.
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Famous As: Gamer, Twitch Streamer
Birthdate: February 22, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Melbourne

Australian Twitch and YouTube star Kathleen Belsten, better known as Loserfruit, soared to fame with her Fortnite videos and livestreams. Part of the content creators’ group Click Crew, she was initially a budding journalist. She is the second person to get an exclusive Fortnite skin, the Loserfruit Cosmetic and Bundle.

 33 Queen Naija

Queen Naija.
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Famous As: YouTube Star
Birthdate: October 17, 1995
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan

Queen Naija is an American YouTuber, singer, and songwriter. She is one of the many internet personalities to have established a career in the mainstream entertainment industry after having garnered fame as a YouTuber. However, unlike many YouTubers, Naija first gained prominence when she competed in the 13th season of American Idol.

 34 Nikkie De Jager

Nikkie De Jager.
7
Famous As: Makeup Artist, YouTube Star
Birthdate: March 2, 1994
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Wageningen, Netherlands

Dutch makeup artist and beauty vlogger, Nikkie De Jager, gained online popularity in 2015 after one of her videos went viral. She has been uploading videos on YouTube since 2008 and has millions of followers. She signed to Colourfool Agency in 2011 and began her career as a professional makeup artist. She launched her own eyeshadow palette in 2020.

 35 Rhett McLaughlin

Rhett McLaughlin.
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Listed In: Comedy YouTubers
Famous As: YouTube star, Actor, Writer
Birthdate: October 11, 1977
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, United States
Internet sensation Rhett McLaughlin soared to fame as part of the comedy duo Rhett & Link, along with Charles Lincoln "Link" Neal III. They co-host the YouTube series Good Mythical Morning. They have worked on various comedy series, a podcast, and a novel, and have also acquired the brand Smosh.

 36 DangMattSmith

DangMattSmith.
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Listed In: Comedy YouTubers
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: June 7, 1999
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 37 Jelle Van Vucht

Jelle Van Vucht.
40
Listed In: Gamers
Famous As: YouTube Star, Gamer
Birthdate: October 14, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Roermond, Southern Netherlands

Jelle Van Vucht, better known by his online pseudonyms Jelly and Jelle Bay, soared to fame with his self-titled YouTube channel that hosts gaming videos. The Dutch YouTuber, based in Monaco, now manages a second channel, GTA5Videos, and owns quite a few businesses, including an apparel line.

 38 Alastair Aiken

Alastair Aiken.
42
Listed In: Gamers
Famous As: Gamer, YouTuber
Birthdate: November 6, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England

 39 George Miller

George Miller.
18
Famous As: YouTube Personality, Humorist, Vlogger
Birthdate: September 18, 1992
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Osaka

George Miller, also known as Joji and Filthy Frank,  is a Japanese singer-songwriter, record producer, author, and comedian. He began his career in the entertainment industry through his many now-defunct YouTube channels. After gaining fame as a social media personality, he retired his channels to focus on his mainstream musical career. He now produces R&B and Trip-Hop music. 

 40 Veronica Merrell

Veronica Merrell.
10
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: August 6, 1996
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States

 41 Anna Akana

Anna Akana.
12
Listed In: Vloggers
Famous As: YouTuber, Actress, Comedian
Birthdate: August 18, 1989
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: California
Anna Akana soared to fame with her self-titled YouTube channel. She has also co-hosted the podcast Explain Things to Me and delivered a Streamy Award-winning performance in the web series Youth & Consequences. She pursued comedy to get over the suicide of her younger sister and is a suicide-prevention advocate.

 42 Baby Ariel

Baby Ariel.
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Famous As: TikTok (Musical.ly) Star
Birthdate: November 22, 2000
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Florida

 43 Eva Gutowski

Eva Gutowski.
25
Famous As: YouTuber, vlogger
Birthdate: July 29, 1994
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brea, California

 44 TheMyth

TheMyth.
25
Famous As: Gamer
Birthdate: May 24, 1999
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Midwestern, Michigan

 45 Ian Carter (iDubbbz)

Ian Carter (iDubbbz).
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Listed In: Gamers
Famous As: YouTube Star
Birthdate: July 27, 1991
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas

 46 Zoella

Zoella.
30
Famous As: Fashion & Beauty Vlogger
Birthdate: March 28, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lacock, United Kingdom

 47 Kimberly Loaiza

Kimberly Loaiza.
34
Listed In: Vloggers
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: December 12, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Kimberly Loaiza is a Mexican singer, social media influencer, and YouTuber. Her self-titled YouTube channel, where she posts a variety of interesting videos, currently has more than 30 million subscribers. Loaiza, who is also popular on the video-sharing social networking service TikTok, is currently the 16th most-followed TikToker in the world.

 48 HowToBasic

HowToBasic.
13
Famous As: YouTube Personality
Birthdate: July 8, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Known for his YouTube channel HowToBasic, Australian YouTuber Warrun has faced major controversies due to the massive wastage of food in his videos. His content majorly consists of him throwing or mixing food, mostly eggs, and creating a mess. His controversial “how to” tutorials also got him banned twice.

 49 Hardstop Lucas

Hardstop Lucas.
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Listed In: Vloggers, Viners
Famous As: Social Media Star
Birthdate: October 30, 1996
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Silver Spring, MD

 50 Jess Greenberg

Jess Greenberg.
11
Listed In: YouTube Singers
Famous As: YouTuber, Singer, Acoustic Guitarist.
Birthdate: December 20, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
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