Sam Golbach

Samuel John Golbach, better known as Sam Golbach, is an American YouTuber, Instagram star, and social media personality born November 27, 1996. Golbach is best known for uploading live streams on YouNow and as part of the comedy duo Sam and Colby. He began his career on Vine and amassed over a million followers when the app was discontinued. He is a talented content creator and internet personality — today, we’re celebrating his birthday!

Fast Facts

Full Name:

Samuel Golbach



Birth date:

November 27, 1996



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Net Worth:

$1.5 million

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Samuel John Golbach, a.k.a. Sam Golbach, rose to fame by creating hilarious videos online. Golbach is a Sagittarius born on November 27, 1996. His parents are Kirk and Cindy Golbach, and his birthplace is Kansas City, Missouri. He attended Blue Valley High School, where he met Cole Brock, a.k.a. Colby, and they began creating Vine videos. Their content featured prank videos before they migrated to YouTube.

In October 2014, Sam and Colby created their YouTube channel. Their debut video was posted in November of that year, titled Intro Video. Golbach and Colby introduce themselves and state their intention for the channel. The duo made videos, including food challenges, day-in-the-life vlogs, and more, before transitioning to be horror-themed. In June 2016, Golbach created his personal YouTube Channel called Sam Golbach. His debut video dropped in December of that year, titled Sam and Colby Broke Up… |What Next?|. However, they soon got back together, and in June 2019, the duo posted a video that became their most popular video. The video is titled THE STANLEY: U.S.A.’s Most Haunted Hotel (Full Movie). The video has amassed 24 million views. By July 2021, the Sam and Colby YouTube channel had 10.3 million subscribers.

Golbach is a successful YouTuber and content creator with a massive following across different platforms. He was in a relationship with Katrina Stuart, a musician, from 2016 to 2023.

Career timeline

"Sam and Colby"

The duo creates their YouTube channel, “Sam and Colby.”

His Personal Channel

Golbach creates his personal YouTube channel.

His Most Popular Video

Golbach and Colby post “THE STANLEY: U.S.A.’s Most Haunted Hotel (Full Movie).”

Five Million Subscribers

The duo’s YouTube channel amasses five million subscribers.

Romance Troubles

Golback and Katrina Stuart film a video, announcing their breakup.

Why We Love Sam Golbach

  1. He’s creative

    Golbach is very creative. His videos are engaging and entertaining.

  2. He’s consistent

    Golbach and Colby started from Vine before migrating to YouTube. He stayed consistent with creating videos and has achieved fame because of it.

  3. He’s hardworking

    Creating videos entails a lot of work, and Golbach makes it look easy and seamless. He’s a hardworking lad.

5 Surprising Facts

  1. He’s musical

    Golbach can play the saxophone.

  2. He got arrested

    Golbach and Colby were taken into custody for trespassing in an abandoned school.

  3. He’s spontaneous

    Golbach is very spontaneous in his decisions.

  4. He won the Teen Choice Awards

    Golbach and Colby won the 2019 ‘Choice YouTuber Award’ at the Teen Choice Awards.

  5. He drives a Tesla

    Golbach drives a Tesla — a fancy car to fit a fancy lifestyle.

Sam Golbach FAQs

Who is older, Sam Golbach or Colby?

Golbach is older by a few months.

How old is Katrina Stuart now?

Stuart is currently 23 years old in 2023.

Does Colby Brock have a child?

No, Brock does not have a child.

Sam Golbach’s birthday dates

2024November 27Wednesday
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