• Danny Gonzalez is a YouTuber and social media star from Illinois, USA.
• He mostly uploads comedy content to his YouTube channel, which has over 4.1 million subscribers.
• He is married to Laura Fuchs, a dancer and photographer.
• Danny likes to travel, dress up for cosplay events, and play sports.
• He has an estimated net worth of over $1.5 million.
Who is Danny Gonzalez?
Danny Gonzalez was born in Illinois, USA, on 12 June 1994 – his zodiac sign is Gemini and he holds American nationality. He is a YouTuber and a social media star, who might be known best for his YouTube channel onto which he mostly uploads comedy content.
Early life and education
Danny was raised an only child in Illinois by his Mexican parents, who were both in the real estate businesses – at the age of 13, he moved with his family to Atlanta, Georgia, and enrolled at a high school there.
Danny became interested in social media networks while attending high school, as most of his friends were active on networks such as Vine, Facebook and Instagram. He was physically active as he played soccer and football, and was also a member of his high school’s drama club, appearing in a couple of plays each year. Danny matriculated in 2012, and then enrolled at Georgia Tech, from which he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science.
Danny launched his career on the internet while attending high school, as his Vine account numbered more than two million followers, and he enjoyed creating content and making his fans laugh. According to Danny, Vine was quite different from all other social media networks, and the creators were all friends who supported each other. However, the network was eventually taken off the internet, and Danny thus switch to YouTube, and other social media networks.
He launched his eponymous YouTube channel on 9 September 2014, and has since gathered more than 4.1 million subscribers and close to 660 million views of all his videos combined. He mostly uploads comedy videos such as pranks, challenges and funny facts, and his two most popular videos are “I’m Gonna Kill Santa Claus – Official Music Video”, as it has been watched close to 13 million times since 12 December 2018, and “Trying Troom Troom’s Awful Crafts 2” as it has been watched over 12.6 million times since 22 December 2018.
Danny is active on various other social media networks – he is followed by close to 900,000 people on Instagram, while he has uploaded close to 650 pictures, most of which have been taken during his everyday life. He has been active on Twitter since May 2012, and has gathered over 680,000 followers, while he tends to tweet at least once a day – his Facebook page is followed by around 25,000 people.
He is also very active on TikTok, which is a network similar to Vine and is mostly used for sharing short comedy and lip-syncing videos, usually around six seconds long.
Danny is followed by more than 1.6 million people, and has gathered around 8.3 million likes of all his pictures and videos combined.
Love life and wife. Is he married?
Danny is quite secretive when it comes to his love life, and didn’t even tell his fans that he was marrying until a couple of months after exchanging vows with his other half, Laura Fuchs. The private wedding was organized in early 2017, and the two then honeymooned at an unknown location. In July of the same year, a fan asked Danny why he was absent from YouTube, to which Danny responded that he was busy marrying the love of his life and going on a vacation with her.
Laura is a dancer and a photographer, whose Instagram account is followed by over 5,400 people while she has uploaded more than 350 pictures, nearly all of which feature random people she met in the streets. She is also said to be a model.
As of November 2020, Danny is married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Danny is keen on travelling and has been to several US states, while he prefers to be in nature surrounded by trees and animals rather than in overcrowded cities – he has uploaded numerous pictures taken from attractive natural locations onto his Instagram account.
He likes to dress up and attend cosplay events, while he hasn’t so far missed any opportunity to dress up for Halloween and attend a Halloween party.
He is physically quite active as he occasionally plays basketball and soccer with his friends, and also has several training sessions at the gym each week.
Danny is a lover of animals, but doesn’t have a pet because he would lack time to take proper care of it.
Danny is keen on watching movies in the evenings, and his favorite actors are Bruce Willis and John Travolta, while a few of his favorite movies are “Pulp Fiction”, “Fight Club” and the trilogy “The Godfather”.
Age and height
Danny’s age is 26. He has short brown hair and blue eyes, his height is 5ft 11ins (1.8m) and he weighs around 155lbs (71kgs).
As of November 2020, his net worth has been estimated at over $1.5 million.