YouTube Star

Seán William McLoughlin, better known as Jacksepticeye, is an Irish YouTuber, best known for his vlogs and comedic Let's Play series. As of December 2022, his channel has over 15.8 billion views and 28.9 million subscribers, and is the most-subscribed Irish channel.

Full Name
Seán William McLoughlin
Feb 7, 1990
5′ 8″
Net Worth


Sean William McLoughlin, better known by his online pseudonym Jacksepticeye, was born in February 7th, 1990 in County Offaly, Ireland. He is an Irish YouTuber and gamer who has gained immense popularity over the years for his comedic videos and gaming commentaries. Jacksepticeye first began posting YouTube videos on June 24th, 2012. His content consists mainly of gaming playthroughs and commentary, however he has also posted vlogs and other various types of videos.

Jacksepticeye's channel has grown immensely since its inception and now it boasts more than 24 million subscribers and over 10 billion views as of 2021. Despite being one of the most popular YouTubers in the world, Jacksepticeye remains humble and down to earth. He regularly interacts with fans on social media platforms like Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Discord.

He has had success outside of YouTube as well; he was featured in a commercial for Coca-Cola alongside fellow YouTuber Pewdiepie in 2017, and he released his own line of merchandise in 2019 called 'Jacksepticeye Merch'. In 2020 he starred in a documentary series titled "This is Me" which chronicled his life from childhood to fame. 

In addition to his success on YouTube, Jacksepticeye also actively raises money for charities such as SpecialEffect charity that helps disabled gamers play video games and The National Alliance on Mental Illness which provides support to those living with mental illness.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1990</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Jacksepticeye is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On February 7, 1990, Jacksepticeye, real name Seán William McLoughlin, was born in Athlone, Ireland.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2007</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Begins Posting YouTube Videos</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Jacksepticeye begins uploading gameplay videos to his YouTube channel.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Video to Reach 1 Million Views</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Jacksepticeye's video "GTA 5 PC Mods - Spiderman Mod" becomes his first to reach 1 million views.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Channel Reaches 1 Million Subscribers</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Jacksepticeye's channel reaches 1 million subscribers and the subscriber count continues to grow exponentially.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Live Show</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Jacksepticeye holds his first live show with guest YouTuber PewDiePie.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Podcast Debuts</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Jacksepticeye launches his podcast, "The Worst Podcast Ever".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Channel Reaches 25 Million Subscribers</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Jacksepticeye's YouTube channel officially passes the 25 million subscriber milestone.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He Has a Positive Attitude</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Jacksepticeye has an incredibly positive attitude that is contagious. His enthusiasm and energy make his content enjoyable to watch, and he always looks on the bright side of things. He often encourages his viewers to stay positive and keep an open mind.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Genuinely Funny</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Jacksepticeye is genuinely funny and entertaining. His sense of humor is infectious, and he can make even the most mundane of topics entertaining to watch. He often injects comedy into the videos he creates, making them fun to watch.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Supportive of His Fans</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Jacksepticeye is incredibly supportive of his fans. He often encourages his viewers to be themselves and pursue their dreams, no matter how crazy they may seem. He listens to fan feedback, takes it seriously, and does his best to incorporate it into his content.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Started YouTube Career in 2012</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Jacksepticeye started his YouTube career in 2012, and has since become one of the most popular YouTubers in the world with over 22 million subscribers.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Highest Paid YouTuber</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2017, Jacksepticeye was considered to be the highest paid YouTuber, with an estimated income of $16 million.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Guinness World Record Holder</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Jacksepticeye holds a Guinness World Record for having the most simultaneous Twitch viewers on a single stream. He achieved this in 2017 with over 898,000 viewers.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Popular Video Game Commentator</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Jacksepticeye is a popular video game commentator, and has played and commented on many games such as The Last of Us, Grand Theft Auto V, and Dark Souls.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Charity Work</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Jacksepticeye has been involved in many charity efforts, including donations to various charities and fundraising campaigns.</p></div>


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