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Logan Paul

YouTube Star and Actor Logan Paul
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Profession: YouTube Star and Actor

United States of America

Biography: One of the most successful YouTubers, he and his younger brother Jake Paul gained fame initially on the short-video service Vine, and then eventually on YouTube. He currently has 15 million subscribers.

In December 2017 and January 2018 Paul attracted significant controversy when he uploaded a vlog in which he filmed the body of a suicide victim at the Aokigahara forest in Japan, one of the most notorious suicide spots in the world. He subsequently issued an apology.

Born: April 1, 1995
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Age: 27 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries

Historical Events

  • 2018-01-11 YouTube issues sanctions against vlogger Logan Paul after he posted footage of suicide victim's body in Japan in December
  • 2018-08-26 Boxing match between YouTubers KSI and Logan Paul ends in a draw in Manchester, England
  • 2019-11-09 YouTubers KSI and Logan Paul's second boxing match; KSI wins by split decision