Jake Paul was born on January 17, 1997, and began his career in 2013 via the social app Vine. Paul initially joined the platform to create comedy-related content for fun. However, his consistency and adaptability to other platforms facilitated his success, from YouTube videos to his podcasts and even in the boxing ring. He established himself in diverse entertainment niches, and his versatility is commendable. Although, like many of his peers, Paul has been in the front of multiple controversies, yet, he has managed to steer the buzz into profitable ventures, which is why we’re celebrating his special day!
Jake Joseph Paul
The Problem Child
January 17, 1997
Born January 17, 1997, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Pamela Ann Stepnick and Gregory Allan Paul, Jake Joseph Paul is a widely recognized name in diverse entertainment circles. Paul, of English, Irish, German, Scottish, Welsh, and Jewish descent, is a YouTuber and Internet personality with multiple ventures under his wing. Growing up in Ohio, Paul, like most Capricorns, took an interest in entertainment, and he used Vine to post videos in 2013. In 2016, when Twitter discontinued the app, Paul’s account was at 5.3 million followers, culminating In two billion views on the app.
Vine’s discontinuity didn’t deter Paul as he channeled his creativity to other platforms like YouTube, Instagram, and other ventures. His YouTube account was launched in September 2013, and his content featured prank videos, rap music, e.t.c. The account currently has over 20 million subscribers. Paul was hired on Disney’s “Bizaardvark” in 2015; however, he was fired from the show in July 2017 due to multiple complaints. His music career took off in January 2017 when he turned 20. The star launched an entertainment team, Team 10, and released his first single, ‘It’s Everyday Bro,’ in May 2017. The song did well and was certified platinum by RIAA after it peaked at number 91 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Paul had a very public relationship with Erika Costell. The pair broke up in 2018 when he began his amateur boxing career. Paul and his brother Logan fought fellow YouTube brothers Deji Olatunji and KSI. Paul beat Deji and started boxing professionally in December 2019, a career path that resonates deeply with him. Paul also does a podcast, “Impaulsive” with his brother, amongst other things. He’s a vibrant, energetic, versatile individual who goes for goals.
His content is comedic videos of himself.
‘It’s Everyday Bro’ is certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.
Paul fights Deji Olatunji and wins via a technical knockout in round five.
Paul fights fellow YouTuber, AnEsonGib in January 2020 and wins in the first round.
Why We Love Jake Paul
He raised funds for a good cause
In 2021, Paul created an anti-bullying organization, Boxing Bullies. The organization’s mission was to eradicate youth bullying.
From Vine to YouTube and music to boxing, Paul has proven he can thrive in any niche. His talent is versatile.
Although much of his content has received backlash, Paul is a comedic genius. His work is hilarious.
5 Surprising Facts
Paul’s fake married to Tana Mongeau
The duo exchanged vows in July 2019 for content but didn’t obtain a marriage license.
He once trained to be a Navy Seal
Before his Vine career took off, Paul started to train as a Navy Seal in 2013.
He’s pranked the White House
Paul was invited to the White House on January 5, 2017, and didn’t leave until 3:30 am.
His brother is more famous
Paul’s elder brother, Logan, is more famous.
He’s been to jail
In a video uploaded in 2018, Paul explains why he went to jail.
Jake Paul FAQs
Is Jake Paul Married to Julia Rose?
No. Although Paul has gotten Rose a lovely engagement ring, they aren’t married yet.
How Much Does Jake Paul Make From YouTube?
As one of the highest-paid YouTubers, Paul currently makes a minimum of $10 million every year off his channel.
How many siblings does Jake Paul have?
One. Paul’s sole sibling is Logan Paul.
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