Clarence White, born on December 8, 1993, has become a successful model, content creator, and businessman. He hoped to become a professional basketball player, but his plan did not work out as he went undrafted in his senior year and dropped out of college. He has hundreds of thousands of followers on his Instagram account and YouTube channel. He also partners with his girlfriend, Queen Naija, to create their Royal Family YouTube channel content. Join us in celebrating this resilient businessman.
Clarence Lorenzo White III
December 8, 1993
Clarence White is fast becoming one of the most famous faces on social media. The handsome content creator has built quite a reputation with millions of followers who constantly interact with him via his various social media handles.
Clarence White was born on December 8, 1993, in the Bronx, New York. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. His parents are Sandra Villegas and Clarence White II, and his ethnicity is partly Puerto Rican and partly African American. As a child, he was passionate about basketball and hoped to play professionally. He played basketball at Mount Saint Michael High School as a senior in 2011. He continued to play basketball at Bloomfield College, where he studied criminal justice and was on the school team till his junior year in 2015. He went undrafted in the 2016 N.B.A. Draft, making him an unrestricted free agent. Later, he dropped out of college. His sports plans didn’t work out, so he used his good looks and love of fashion to create a career for himself.
He started to model and share videos and pictures with his followers via Instagram.
Later, he launched Design By White, a clothing brand, and his YouTube channel in 2017. Initially, his brand sold only T-shirts but they started to sell complete streetwear, like pants and hoodies in the following year. He also launched a second YouTube channel (The Royal Family) in 2018.
He started dating fellow YouTuber Queen Naija in 2017. He welcomed a child with his girlfriend in 2020. He once caused an uproar on Lipstick Alley when he criticized Rihanna and implied that Queen Naija’s musical talents exceeded that of Rihanna.
White completes his studies at Mount Saint Michael High School, New York.
White doesn’t get drafted into the N.B.A., leaving Bloomfield college in his senior year.
White learns how to make clothes and launches his Design By White clothing label.
White launches a YouTube channel and leverages his popularity on Instagram to drive subscribers to his YouTube account.
Why We Love Clarence White
He is enterprising
When his basketball career didn't take off as expected, he had the good sense to start a fashion line. He has also built a career as a content creator, and we love this for him.
White loves his family
White is excited about starting his own family, and he talks affectionately about building an empire with Queen Naija, his girlfriend. We love it when people are devoted to their families.
He lifts others up
White is constantly sharing advice with younger people and others struggling to make it in life. We love his attitude towards helping others, and we wish him the best.
5 Surprising Facts
He made clothes because he was broke
White couldn't afford good-looking clothes, so he taught himself how to sew and make clothes.
He has a favorite birthday
White fondly remembers his 23rd birthday because it was the first time he celebrated his birthday with his friends and family.
This was his proudest moment
Apart from the birth of his son, White's proudest moment in life was when he hit a million followers on Instagram.
He has a favorite artist
White is a big fan of Lil Baby and Drake, but he also listens to Queen Naija.
He doesn't like Snapchat
Most content creators love all social media platforms, but White thinks Snapchat is uninteresting, and he rarely uses it.
Clarence White FAQs
Who is Clarence White's ex?
White used to date Leslie Ines. However, the relationship ended amidst a lot of controversies.
Who is Clarence White's girlfriend?
Queen Naija. White and Queen Naija started dating in 2017, and they have a son together.
Does Clarence White have a son?
Yes, he does. White and his partner welcomed a son named Legend Lorenzo in 2020.
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