PewDiePie is possibly the most famous YouTuber in history and not a day goes by when he’s not in the news for one thing or another. Yet, there are still a lot of people who don’t know much about him. Don’t hide. We know you’re out there. It’s all ok though. Because, by the end of this article, you’ll know more about this internet celeb than you even want to.
PEWDIEPIE IS SWEDISH
Wait a minute. All of his videos are in English and he lives in Brighton, UK. How can he be Swedish? Well, it turns out people can, in fact, speak English, live in the UK but also hail from another country. Millions do it every single day. Get over it.
PEWDIEPIE MET HIS GIRLFRIEND THROUGH VLOGGING
We live in crazy times. Gone are the days of meeting your true love at an art show or concert. Sure, those options are still there but people are getting a lot more creative these days. Felix (yes that’s his real name) and his girlfriend met in 2011. They met through vlogging and now live together.
PEWDIEPIE LOVES DANCING
Everyone loves a good dance but Felix takes it to a new level. Whether the video game involves dancing or not, there’s a good chance he’ll get up and dance. Go ahead and join him if you dare.
PEWDIEPIE HATES BARRELS
While playing the horror game Amnesia, Felix blamed some barrels in the game for his various injuries and deaths. As a result, they became his enemy and an inside joke between him and his fans.
PEWDIEPIE HAS A HEART OF GOLD
With a dedicated following of fans at his disposal, Felix is a charity fundraising expert. In the past, he’s raised over $630,000 for Save the Children and $446,512 for Charity Water. Furthermore, he’s helped other charities involved with the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the World Wildlife Fund.