Julien Solomita is one of those stars that ended up becoming successful even though they did not pursue their childhood dreams. As a child, he had wanted to become a professional baseball player but fate had other plans for him, as he sustained an injury on getting to college. This injury made him forsake his childhood ambition.
Today, Julien Solomita is a successful vlogger and he’s making serious waves on the internet. He started by uploading videos of training and tips on exercising. He uploaded his first video 2013, March. He titled it ‘Deadlift PR (415 lbs). His first vlog was also uploaded same year, April, titled ‘VLOG 1: I’m on my bike’.
Let’s briefly tell you who Julien is, then share five interesting facts you need to know about him.
Who Is Julien Solomita?
Julien Solomita is an American sensational YouTube personality and Vlogger birthed on 17th of April 1992. His American parents groomed him, along with his siblings Roxanne and Marlon in his birthplace – California.
His birth took place in a hospital known as Stanford University Hospital, in California, however, the internet star is yet to reveal the real names of his parents. Sadly, what we know is that Solomita’s parents parted ways when he entered his first grade in elementary school.
His mother later remarried his stepfather – Ed Silva, who worked as a baseball coach. He adopted him with his siblings – Roxanne Solomita (elder sister), and Marlon Solomita (his younger brother). He studied Journalism and International Relations from the University of South California.
Five Interesting Things To Know About The Vlogger
1. His Childhood Ambition Was Shattered By An Ailment
While in high school, Julien Solomita was diagnosed with an autoimmune deficiency in 2008 called Celiac disease – a genetic and chronic disorder of the small intestines. It makes the small intestines hypersensitive to gluten, hence making it difficult to digest food. Because of this disorder, he could not pursue his ambition of being a baseball player.
2. Who Is He Dating?
The internet star is in a relationship with another YouTube star, Jenna Marbles. They started dating since February 2013 but officially came out to the public as a couple in June 2013. The lovebirds met during their high school days when had a job as a bartending for AMP Radio Studios.
His boo, Jenna Mourey is widely known as Jenna Marbles is 5 feet 5 inches American Vlogger. Her channel pools massive subscribers of about 19.5 million and the channel views has been approximated to be about 3.1 billion. The proud owner of the 86th most subscribed channels on YouTube, Jenna also holds the record of the 8th most popular channels owned by a woman.
Julien Solomita, on the other hand, launched his own YouTube channel sometime in December 2012 where he constantly posts videos of his kitchen food experiments, his dogs birthday celebration among other interesting random topics, as he sees fit. The channel has over 2.1 million subscription and his contents have been viewed over 387.2 million times. Plus, both he and his girlfriend on appear on each other channels.
Presently, the duo has a podcast channel that they named Jenna + Julien, where they discuss random topics as well as a gaming channel on Twitch called JennaJulien. They live in California with their four dogs – Marbles, Kermit, Peach, and Bunny. These dogs also appear on their videos regularly.
3. Net Worth
Julien may not be among the richest in the industry, it’s a known fact that he is one of the fast-rising internet personalities. His net worth is presently estimated to be around $900,000 against his girlfriend’s estimated worth of $8 million. Some sources claim he makes around $400 every day and $150,000 per year, from his videos and adverts. Of course, he has not gotten there yet, but we know he could be joining the millionaire’s club pretty soon.
4. How Tall is He?
Julien Solomita is a blue-eyed, brown-haired YouTuber. He is blessed with charming looks and a decent physique. His height is tagged to be about 5 feet 9 inches and is regarded as one of the feats he is proud of. His body build is accentuated by a weight of 75 kilograms. His other body measurements are currently unavailable.
5. How Active Is Julien Solomita Social Media? How Big Is His Fan Base?
Being an internet sensational personality, one thing Julien shouldn’t joke with is his fan base. Hence, he has got a lot of fans on the major social networks that include Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram. On Twitter, he has a fan base of 599K followers. Equally, on Instagram, he enjoys a fan base of 990K followers. He unarguably pulls the biggest audience on his YouTube channel with total subscribers of 2.14 million.