MrBeast Age,Bio,Birthday


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Jimi Donaldson, born on May 7, 1998, better known as MrBeast, is an American YouTuber and philanthropist. He has gained recognition for creating a series of YouTube videos based on expensive stunts. In January 2023, his YouTube channel reached a staggering 130 million subscribers, making it the second most subscribed channel on YouTube at present.


Personal Information
Birth:May 7, 1998 (Age 25)
Birthplace:Wichita, Kansas, U.S.
Origin:Greenville, North Carolina, U.S.[1]
Other Names:Jimmy Donaldson, MrBeast6000
Occupations:YouTuber, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist


  • Born in Wichita, Kansas, and raised in Greenville, North Carolina.
  • Started as MrBeast6000 at age 13 with Let’s Plays and net worth estimation videos.
  • Viral breakthrough in 2017 with “Counting to 100,000.”
  • Grew team to 250+ people.
  • Manages multiple channels: Beast Reacts, MrBeast Gaming, MrBeast 2, and Beast Philanthropy.


  • Founder of MrBeast Burger and Feastables.
  • Co-creator of Team Trees (raised $23 million) and Team Seas (raised $30 million).
  • Four-time Creator of the Year at Streamy Awards.
  • Two-time Favorite Male Creator at 2022 and 2023 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.
  • Time’s 2023 list of 100 most influential people.
  • Topped Forbes’ highest-paid YouTube creators in 2022, estimated net worth $500 million.

Early Life:

  • Born on May 7, 1998, in Wichita, Kansas.
  • Primarily raised in Greenville, North Carolina.
  • Parents divorced in 2007, lived with aunt and uncle.
  • Graduated from Greenville Christian Academy in 2016.
  • Briefly attended East Carolina University.
  • Left school to analyze YouTube’s algorithm for creating viral videos.

YouTube Career:
Early Viral Efforts (2012-2017)

  • First video in February 2012 at age 13 as MrBeast6000.
  • Early content: Let’s Plays, net worth estimation, YouTube drama commentary.
  • “Worst Intros on YouTube” series gained popularity in 2015 and 2016.
  • Dropped out of East Carolina University in 2016 for full-time YouTube.
  • Employed childhood friends Chris Tyson, Chandler Hallow, Garrett Reynolds, and Jake Franklin.


2023Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant MayhemTimes Square Bystander[161]
Under the BoardwalkHot Sauce Crab
MigrationLost Pigeon

Nominations and Awards

20199th Streamy AwardsBreakout CreatorWon[162]
Ensemble CastNominated
Creator of the YearNominated
202012th Annual Shorty AwardsYouTuber of the YearWon
10th Streamy AwardsCreator of the YearWon[163][164]
Live SpecialWon
Social Good: CreatorWon
Social Good: Nonprofit or NGOWon
20212021 Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite Male Social StarNominated[165]
11th Streamy AwardsCreator of the YearWon[166]
20222022 Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite Male CreatorWon[167]
12th Streamy AwardsCreator of the YearWon[168][169]
Social Good: Creator[d]Won
Creator ProductNominated
Brand Engagement[d]Won
Social Impact Campaign[d]Nominated
20232023 Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite Male CreatorWon[170]
13th Streamy AwardsCreator of the YearWon[171]
Creator ProductNominated
Brand EngagementNominated

World records

PublicationYearWorld RecordRecord HolderReference
Guinness World Records2021Highest-earning YouTube contributor (current)MrBeast[172]
Guinness World Records2022Largest vegetarian burger[173]
Guinness World Records2022Most subscribers for an individual male on YouTubeJimmy Donaldson[174]
Guinness World Records2023First person to reach 1 million followers on ThreadsMrBeast[175]

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • A. How did he start his YouTube career?
  • B. What are the key milestones in he YouTube journey?
  • C. How did Team Trees and Team Seas contribute to philanthropy?
  • D. What sets he apart from other YouTubers?
  • E. How does he manage multiple YouTube channels effectively?
  • F. What challenges did he face in his early life and career?
  • G. How has he content evolved over the years?
  • H. What impact has he had on the YouTube community?
  • I. What is the significance of he philanthropic initiatives?
  • J. How did he achieve success in both entrepreneurship and philanthropy?

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