- 1 Who is Lizzy Wurst?
- 2 How rich is she, as of now? Lizzy Wurst Net Worth
- 3 Early Life, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background
- 4 Career Beginnings: Twitter and Vine App
- 5 Switching to YouTube
- 6 Instagram, Facebook, Merchandise Line
- 7 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 8 Personal Life: Ex-Boyfriend Lance Steward, Who Is She Dating Now?
- 9 Controversy
- 10 Breast Cancer Survivor
- 11 Hobbies, Favorites, and Charity Work
Who is Lizzy Wurst?
Elizabeth ‘Lizzy’ Wurst was born on 22 July 1998 under the sign of Cancer in Jersey City, New Jersey USA. She is a 21-year-old social media star, probably best recognized from attaining popularity through posting various hilarious videos on Vine, and making song covers. She is also known for running her official Instagram account on which she has garnered over 1.7 million followers. She also runs her official Twitter account with over 345,000 followers, and self-titled YouTube channel with over 1.4 million subscribers, while her videos have attracted more than 105 million views in total.
How rich is she, as of now? Lizzy Wurst Net Worth
Lizzy Wurst’s net worth is estimated at over $800,000; the amount of money she earned through her successful career on social media platforms, being active since 2014. She has also increased her wealth through collaborations with other famous social media personalities, sharing sponsored posts, and selling her own merchandise line.
Early Life, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background
Lizzy Wurst spent her early years in her hometown of Jersey City, where she was raised by her father, Tom Wurst, who works as a businessman, and her mother, Maria Wurst, who is a homemaker.
She has a younger brother, named Jack Wurst, who she’s featured in a number of her videos. Lizzy is American by nationality, belongs to White Caucasian ethnicity and is Christian. She went to Delsea Regional High School, located in Franklinville, New Jersey, and upon matriculation enrolled into Swarthmore College, Pennsylvania.
Career Beginnings: Twitter and Vine App
Lizzy Wurst gained huge fame after she made an appearance in one of the YouTube videos of her ex-boyfriend Lance Stewart, since he was already a famous social media personality at the time. After realizing that she could use social networks to develop her own career and make money out of it, Lizzy launched her official Twitter account under the username ‘@LizzyWurst’ in June 2014, and started posting various funny content and short videos of her covers of popular songs.
In no time, Lizzy discovered the highly popular platform for six-second-length videos, called Vine, and created her account, on which she continued to share the same content.
Switching to YouTube
Following the announcement of Twitter that videos couldn’t be uploaded to Vine any longer, and the app would be shut down soon, Lizzy switched to YouTube. In August 2016, she launched her self-titled YouTube channel, on which she began posting videos each week. Her first video, entitled “Boyfriend/Girlfriend Tag – Challenge”, was uploaded the same month, and brought numerous viewers to her channel since it featured Lance Stewart.
Most of her videos are challenge videos, but also videos in which she plays prank on her friends, and others are related to fashion, make-up, workout routines, and ‘do it yourself’ content. Some of her most popular videos are “WORLDS HOTTEST PEPPER CHALLENGE (GONE WRONG) – CAROLINA REAPER PEPPER – 2.2 MILLION SCOVILLE UNITS”, which went viral, “I CHEATED ON MY BOYFRIEND WITH TANNER FOX!!”, and “HILARIOUS SHOWER PRANK! (HE FREAKED OUT!!)”. She has also collaborated with other famous YouTube personalities, including Big Nik and Sabrina Nicole.
Instagram, Facebook, Merchandise Line
After reaching enormous popularity across many social media networks, Lizzy expanded her influence to Instagram and Facebook as well. So, she created her official Instagram account under the username ‘lizzywurst’ and posted her first photo on 5 February 2015. Over time she has amassed a huge fan base, which led her to become spotted by a number of fashion brands, and she’s made sponsored posts for such brands as Fashion Nova. Besides that, Lizzy runs her own Facebook page and promotes her own merchandise line, which you can buy on her official website called ‘Lizzy Wurst Official’; you can even buy her autographed poster.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
The beautiful social media sensation has long dark brown hair and blue eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 3ins (1.63m) and weighs approximately 120lbs (55kgs). Her body is slim, and her vital statistics are 34-26-34. Her bra size is 34C, dress size is 4 (US), and shoe size is 6 (US).
Personal Life: Ex-Boyfriend Lance Steward, Who Is She Dating Now?
As mentioned, Lizzy Wurst was romantically involved with famous social media personality Lance Steward. The couple met while they were attending high school, and started dating back in 2013, but ended their relationship in 2018. They used to make couple videos and vlogs together.
In April 2019, she uploaded the video “Ex boyfriend tag..”, alongside Lance. In July 2019, Lizzy posted the video entitled “MEET MY BOYFRIEND(:” in which she appeared alongside her new boyfriend, named James. Her current residence is in Los Angeles, California.
Lizzy’s mother, Maria Wurst, also tried herself as a YouTube personality. Since Lizzy rejected promoting her mother on her YouTube channel she was kicked out of her family house. At the time, she started living with Lance, who revealed it by sharing the video of Lizzy crying. Although many followers support Lizzy, some of them believed it was just a prank.
Breast Cancer Survivor
Lizzy mentioned once that she suffered from breast cancer several years ago, and underwent surgery; fortunately, she won the battle of the life. However, the disease had a great impact on her confidence, and Lizzy became quite insecure about her breasts. She also mentioned that her breasts became smaller, so she underwent breast implant surgery to increase their size in September 2017.
We lost but it’s fine lol pic.twitter.com/SmrrtHz0Cm
— LizzyWurst (@LizzyWurst) November 18, 2019
Hobbies, Favorites, and Charity Work
- In her spare time, Lizzy enjoys listening to music and dancing.
- She is an avid animal lover, and has a pet dog named Theo.
- Although there are a lot of rumors regarding her relationship with her mother, Lizzy has stated that her family is one of the most important things to her.
- Her favorite actor and actress are Chris Hemsworth and Jessica Alba.
- Her favorite color is blue.
- She likes Italian cuisine.