YouTube History

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Events in Film & TV

  • 2005-02-15 YouTube, Internet site on which videos may be shared and viewed by others, is launched in the United States
  • 2008-11-22 YouTube hosts the largest ever live broadcast, YouTube Live.
  • 2012-11-24 Gangnam Style becomes the most viewed Youtube video surpassing 808 million views
  • 2012-12-21 "Gangnam Style" becomes the first video to reach one billion views on YouTube
  • 2014-05-31 Psy's "Gangnam Style" becomes the first video to reach 2 billion views on YouTube
  • 2015-08-10 Google announces its restructure as Alphabet, a holding company with Google, YouTube, Android and Chrome as subsidiaries

Birthdays in Film & TV


Person of interestPerson of Interest

1968-07-05 Susan Wojcicki, American businesswoman and CEO of YouTube "the most important person in advertising", born in Santa Clara County, California

CEO of YouTube Susan Wojcicki
CEO of YouTube
Susan Wojcicki
  • 1969-05-12 Kevin Nalty, famed YouTuber
  • 1973-01-19 Aaron Yonda, YouTube celebrity
  • 1987-04-26 Jessica Lee Rose, American-born New Zealand actress, famous YouTube star lonelygirl15
  • 1988-09-26 Lilly Singh, Canadian YouTube vlogger (IISuperwomanII), born in Scarborough, Toronto

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1989-10-24 PewDiePie [Felix Kjellberg], Swedish YouTube star, born in Gothenburg, Sweden

YouTube Star PewDiePie
YouTube Star
PewDiePie
  • 1990-03-28 Zoe Sugg [Zoella], British YouTube vlogger, born in Lacock, Wilshire
  • 1990-10-01 Charlie McDonnell, British YouTube Personality
  • 1991-11-08 DanTDM [Daniel Middleton], British professional gamer and YouTube personality (The Diamond Minecraft), born in Aldershot, England
  • 1995-04-01 Logan Paul, American YouTube personality, born in Westlake, Ohio
  • 1996-06-25 Lele Pons, Venezuelan-American internet personality (Vine, YouTube), born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • 1997-01-17 Jake Paul, American YouTube personality, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 2003-01-26 Robby Novak [Kid President], American internet personality (YouTube), born in Henderson, Tennessee

Weddings in Film & TV


HeartWedding of Interest

1998-08-23 YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki (30) weds Google executive Dennis Troper in Belmont, California

CEO of YouTube Susan Wojcicki
CEO of YouTube
Susan Wojcicki
  • 2015-09-03 Fashion and beauty vlogger Tanya Burr (26) weds fellow YouTube vlogger Jim Chapman at Babington House in Somerset, England