Ethan Dolan, born on December 16, 1999, has become one of the most prominent YouTubers in the world. He is half of the content creator duo, the Dolan Twins, made up of him and his twin brother, Grayson. The twins started creating content on Vine, a now-defunct video-sharing platform. They had 6.4 million subscribers on that platform before Twitter shut it down. Later, they moved to YouTube, where they have more than 11 million subscribers. They have also won some awards for their exploits as content creators. We will help you celebrate this inspirational YouTuber right here.
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Ethan Dolan was born on December 16, 1999, in Long Valley, Morris County, New Jersey. He started creating YouTube content in 2014, and in 2016, he and his brother went on a world tour. They made such an impact that year that they won the awards for ‘Male Choice Web Star’ and ‘Choice YouTuber’ at the 2016 Teen Choice Awards. In March 2018, he and his brother announced they were taking a break from YouTube. They came back from their hiatus in May 2018. The same year, he also ventured into other things, like directing a music video for Cub Sport, an Australian alt-pop music group.
Dolan is a household name in the content creation industry, and his multitudes of fans love him dearly. Dolan’s good looks and charming personality have endeared him to people. He is also charismatic and unproblematic. His life has not been one without problems; he has had his fair share of untrue information spread about him. He had to spend most of his growing years under intense scrutiny from other content creators trying to make content out of his mistakes. However, Dolan has remained resolute while building a successful brand.
He lost his father to cancer in 2019, who was 50 at the time. Losing their father was a difficult time for the twins. They loved him dearly, and they found it difficult to cope with his death. In 2020, Dolan launched a weekly podcast titled “Deeper with the Dolan Twins.” The podcast lasted until May 2021.
Dolan and his brother Grayson create a YouTube channel and started churning out videos.
Dolan and his brother win two awards at the Teen Choice Awards.
Dolan and his brother go on a break from content creation.
Dolan and his brother launch "Deeper with the Dolan Twins."
Why We Love Ethan Dolan
Ethan Dolan advocates for the L.G.B.T.Q. community
Dolan partnered with his brother to make a music video to encourage people to be kind to members of the L.G.B.T.Q. community. We love his effort in improving the image of the community and being an ally.
Dolan is open about mental health
Dolan takes breaks from creating content to care for his mental health. He is open about it and encourages people struggling with mental health to get help.
Dolan helped raise money for cancer
Dolan lost his father to cancer. So, in honor of his father, he and his brother raised more than $200,000 for cancer patients and other people affected by cancer. We respect Dolan's efforts to fight the disease.
5 Surprising Facts
He is vegan
Dolan takes a lot of pride in his dairy-free lifestyle.
He has a favorite color
Dolan told his Instagram fans that his favorite color is red.
He has been sober all his life
Contrary to popular belief, Dolan promises that he doesn't drink and or do drugs, and intends to keep it that way.
Dolan had a septoplasty
Dolan and his twin brother had surgeries on their noses to fix their septums.
Dolan is older than his brother
Dolan is 20 minutes older than his brother.
Ethan Dolan FAQs
Are Ethan Dolan and Kristina still together?
Dolan revealed that he was in a relationship with Kristina in July 2020. It appears they are still together.
Are the Dolan Twins gay?
Dolan has always dated women. They haven’t said anything else about their sexuality.
Do the Dolan twins still live together?
Yes, Dolan and his twin brother live in a $2.15 million house in Los Angeles. They have always lived together.
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