PewDiePie- My Response First video was December 2016
Born in Gothenburg, Sweden, PewDiePie originally pursued a degree in industrial economics and technology management at Chalmers University of Technology. In 2010, during his time at the university, he registered a YouTube account under the name PewDiePie.
Since 15 August 2013, PewDiePie has been the most subscribed user on YouTube, being surpassed briefly in November and December 2013 by YouTube’s Spotlight channel. Holding the position since 22 December 2013, the channel has over 53 million subscribers as of February 2017. From 29 December 2014 to 14 February 2017, PewDiePie’s channel held the distinction of being the most viewed of all time, and as of February 2017, the channel has received over 14 billion video views.
PewDiePie refers to his fanbase as the “Bro Army”, and individual fans as “bros”. Through his Bro Army fanbase, PewDiePie has raised money for charities. Due to his popularity, PewDiePie’s coverage of indie games has created an Oprah effect, boosting sales for titles he plays. In 2016, Time named him one of “The World’s 100 Most Influential People.”
PewDiePie lives in Brighton with his girlfriend, Italian YouTube personality CutiePieMarzia – Marzia Bisognin.