Derek Gerard Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Sriparnika Sarkar
Feb 08, 2024 By Sriparnika Sarkar
Originally Published on Feb 03, 2023
Edited by Deepali Singhal
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Derek Gerard has over 270,000 followers on Instagram
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About Derek Gerard

Derek Gerard is a famous Canadian YouTuber.

With over two million subscribers on his YouTube channel, his own name, Derek Gerard, has made quite a name for himself in and around Canada. What type of content does he make? Let us take a look!

The Canadian YouTuber started his YouTube channel with a video titled 'Fifa 14 After Dentist..' Since then, he has garnered millions of views on his channel. Most of his videos are comedy, pranks, and trying out new stuff.' He has a partner named Jas Sidhu, with whom he is sometimes seen making videos on his channel. Long before Gerard stumbled onto the world of his mainstream YouTube channel, he had a gaming channel named 'Derek Games.' The Canadian YouTuber used the channel to upload game videos and also live various stream games on that channel. However, as of July 2019, the channel failed and is known to have stopped. But that did not seem to stop Gerard, as he became a sensation in the YouTube world! Let us take you through the life of this Canadian personality of how he embarked upon success!

Derek Gerard Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Derek Gerard's net worth?

Derek Gerard has garnered a massive net worth of an estimated $207,000 throughout the course of his career.

How much does Derek Gerard earn per year?

The primary source of income for Derek Gerard is his career as a popular YouTuber. The average amount of money that Derek Gerard is known to earn is approximately $51,750 annually. Let us see how this revenue comes in for Gerard. YouTube channels are known to pay every creator a sum of $3 to $7 for every thousand views. Derek Gerard is known to be gathering more than 28,700 views per day through his channel. This sums up to an approximate amount of $51,750 per year.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Derek Gerard?

Derek Gerard stands at the average height of 5ft 10in(178 cm tall).

How old is Derek Gerard?

Born on April 16, 1995, Derek Gerard is 27 years old as of April 2022.

Childhood And Education

Derek Gerard was born in Canada. He has a sister named Neela Maria. Details about his parents, siblings, and early life education are not revealed in the public database.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Derek Gerard dating?

Derek Gerard is reportedly single and is not known to be dating anybody at present.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Derek Gerard is best known for his YouTube channel with his own name. He started his channel on September 15, 2010. Since then, he has garnered over 403 million views on all of his videos. Derek Gerard has over 478 videos on his YouTube channel and over 2.02 million subscribers. His YouTube bio reads, 'My name is Derek Gerard, and I make comedy videos on YouTube for the d-squad!' Now, you might be wondering who this 'd-squad' is. D-Squad, represented by Derek Gerard, is a two-member squad formed by himself and Jas Sidhu.

Along with Sidhu, Gerard has created several vlogs and comedy videos on YouTube. The very first video that Gerard uploaded on his channel is titled 'Fifa 14 AFTER DENTIST', which he uploaded in November 2013. So, what made Derek Gerard so popular among his fans? Let us take a look.

Some of the most popular playlists in Derek Gerard's channel are 'Fast Food Olympics', 'Impossible Challenges', and 'Buying 100% Random Amazon Products and Unboxing!' These playlists garner millions of views and likes on his channel. Gerard's content resonates with Gen Z and Millenials as a comic relief to their mundane lives. Other popular videos on his channel include his 'Fan Made Videos!', 'Kinder Surprise', 'Toy Reviews', 'I Only Said YES For 24 Hours', and 'Buying 100% Random eBay and Products and Unboxing.' Apart from these, the videos that garnered the most views on Derek Gerard's YouTube Channel are 'Letting The Person in Front of Me DECIDE What I Eat for 24 HOURS! (Impossible Food Challenge)', 'Derek Gerard Content', and 'Try Not To Get A Stain CHALLENGE(IMPOSSIBLE CHALLENGE).' These videos have respectively gained over four million, three, and three million views on YouTube.

Apart from being a social media sensation and a famous YouTuber, Derek Gerard is also an entrepreneur. In November 2016, Gerrard started his own merchandise named 'DG Threads.' He confirmed that the acronym DG stands for not only Derek Gerard but also 'Do Good.' Gerard is also very active on Instagram, with over 270,000 followers. He has over 649 posts and is currently represented by Ellify Talent Agency in Vancouver, Canada.

What awards has Derek Gerard won?

Derek Gerard is not known to have won any major awards to date. However, he is known to have been interviewed by 'YouTube Millionaires.' Moreover, with over two million subscribers on his YouTube channel, he has earned quite the recognition with his entertaining content.

Derek Gerard’s Hobbies And Interests

During his initial years of starting YouTube and before he went on his live stream and released his first video on YouTube, Gerard was a fanboy. He adored the content of Natalie Tran, Shane Dawson, and Shay Carl. Apart from that, the hobbies of Derek Gerard include singing, playing the guitar, and traveling.

Other Interesting Derek Gerard Facts And Trivia

  • Derek Gerard has a picture of himself with the famous pop singer Ariana Grande on his Instagram account.
  • He had a total of four videos uploaded on his previous channel 'Derek Games.'

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Derek Gerard Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Derek Gerard

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178 cm

Eye Color

Dark Brown

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Written by Sriparnika Sarkar

Bachelor of Science, Master of Science specializing in Chemistry

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Sriparnika SarkarBachelor of Science, Master of Science specializing in Chemistry

An accomplished content writer with a strong academic background in science. Sriparnika holds a Bachelor's degree in Science with Chemistry Honors from Amity University, Calcutta, and a Master's degree in Physical Chemistry from the renowned Scottish Church College, University of Calcutta. Sriparnika's diverse academic and professional experiences have equipped her with a unique set of skills that make her a successful content writer. She has interned with Team Everest NGO to develop an English curriculum for economically disadvantaged students and worked as a subject matter expert with Chegg.Inc. Additionally, Sriparnika has invested in her professional development by obtaining certifications in content writing from Internshala, Photography from Sudhir Shivram, and the basics of web development from Internshala.

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