Shane Dawson

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Shane Dawson
Shane Dawson (cropped).png
Dawson in 2016
Personal information
BornShane Lee Yaw
(1988-07-19) July 19, 1988 (age 33)
EducationLakewood High School
Occupation
  • YouTube personality
  • author
  • sketch comedian
  • actor
  • film director
  • musician
Partner(s)Lisa Schwartz (2011–2015)
Ryland Adams (2016–present; engaged 2019)[1]
YouTube information
Years active2008–present
YouTube information
Channels
Years active2008-present[2]
Genre
Subscribers
  • 23.3 million (shane)
  • 8.39 million (ShaneDawsonTV)
  • 3.76 million (ShaneGlossin)
Total views
  • 5.61 billion (shane)
  • 1.06 billion (ShaneDawsonTV)
  • 58.9 million (ShaneGlossin)
YouTube Silver Play Button 2.svg 100,000 subscribers 2009[source?]
YouTube Gold Play Button 2.svg 1,000,000 subscribers 2011[source?]
YouTube Diamond Play Button.svg 10,000,000 subscribers 2017[3]
Updated May 30, 2020

Shane Lee Yaw (born July 19, 1988), known professionally as Shane Dawson, is an American YouTuber, author, sketch comedian, actor, director, media personality and musician. He was one of the first people to become famous on YouTube, and since kept an online presence.[4]

He was born in Long Beach, California. He is known for his sketch-comedy videos, parody, Lets-Play and conspiracy theory videos.[5][6]

In July 2015, Dawson came out as bisexual.[7]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Shane Dawson on Instagram". October 23, 2016. Retrieved August 2, 2017.
  2. Dawson, Shane. "shane". YouTube. Retrieved 4 November 2019.
  3. "shane Monthly YouTube Statistics - Socialblade.com". socialblade.com. Retrieved November 3, 2019.
  4. "After Unlocking The Key To Longevity, Shane Dawson Is Helping Fellow YouTube OGs Do The Same - Tubefilter". June 27, 2018.
  5. "Shane Dawson Talks Disney Conspiracies [VIDEO]". PopCrush.
  6. "Why Shane Dawson's 'TanaCon' Series is So Gripping". July 17, 2018.
  7. Vultaggio, Maria (July 7, 2015). "Shane Dawson Comes Out As Bisexual In YouTube Video, Thanks Twitter Fans For Support". International Business Times. Retrieved July 7, 2015.

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