YouTube Star

Mark Edward Fischbach, also known as Markiplier, is an Asian-American YouTuber. Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, he began his career in Cincinnati, Ohio, and is currently based in Los Angeles, California.

Full Name
Mark Edward Fischbach
Jun 28, 1989
In a relationship
5' 1"
Net Worth


Mark Edward Fischbach, better known by his online alias Markiplier, is an American YouTuber and internet personality born on June 28, 1989 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California. He is best known for his gameplay commentaries and vlogs on YouTube. As of August 2020, his channel has over 25 million subscribers and over 5 billion total video views.

Markiplier began uploading videos to YouTube in 2012. His content initially consisted mostly of Let’s Play videos, where he would provide live commentary while playing video games. Over time, he expanded his content to include sketches and vlogs. He has collaborated with fellow YouTubers such as Jacksepticeye and PewDiePie. 

In 2018, Markiplier released a book titled “You’re Invited: Thoughts From A Social Media Personality” which was an autobiography about his personal life and journey through the world of social media fame. In 2019, he launched a clothing line called Unus Annus in partnership with fellow YouTuber Ethan Nestor which ran for one year before ending in November 2020. 

In addition to YouTube and other business endeavors, Markiplier has also done some voice acting work for various video games such as Fallout 4 and The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners. He also actively participates in charitable events such as raising funds for the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1989</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Mark Fischbach, AKA Markiplier, is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On June 28, 1989, Mark Edward Fischbach was born in Honolulu, Hawaii.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First YouTube Video Uploaded</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Markiplier uploads the first video to his YouTube channel.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Charity Live Stream</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Markiplier hosts his first charity livestream, raising over $25,000 for a charity in Cincinnati.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">1st Game Jam Participation</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Participates in the Global Game Jam, an annual game creation event with participants from all over the world.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Creates His Own Production Company</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Creates CLOAK, a production company dedicated to creating content across multiple platforms.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First YouTube Red Series</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases A Heist With Markiplier, his first series on YouTube Red.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Book Published</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">His first book, You're Not Alone: An Interactive Guide to Conquering Loneliness and Making Friends, is published.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's Funny and Entertaining</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Markiplier is a comedic genius. His videos are entertaining, hilarious, and always make us smile! His enthusiasm for what he does is infectious and keeps us coming back for more.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Kind and Caring</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Markiplier is known for his philanthropic work, donating to charities and raising money for those in need. He often takes time out of his schedule to meet with fans who look up to him as an inspiration.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Innovative</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Markiplier is always finding new and creative ways to entertain his viewers. From creating unique challenges to designing interactive games, Markiplier continues to push the boundaries of traditional YouTube content.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First YouTube Star to Reach 30 Million Subscribers</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Markiplier is the first YouTube star to reach 30 million subscribers. He achieved this milestone in April 2020.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Started as a Musician</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Markiplier started his career as a musician, playing the trumpet and piano in various bands before transitioning to YouTube.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Founded His Own Game Studio</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2018, Markiplier founded his own game studio, named “Cloak &amp; Blaster”, which focuses on creating interactive experiences for virtual reality gaming.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Won an Emmy Award</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Markiplier won an Emmy award in 2016 for his work on the YouTube channel The Game Theorists, where he hosted and produced several shows.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Top Earner on YouTube with $17.5 Million in 2019</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Markiplier was the top earner on YouTube in 2019, making an estimated $17.5 million from his channel alone.</p></div>


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