Jacksepticeye Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Feb 08, 2024 By Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Originally Published on Oct 06, 2022
Edited by Dolly Chhatwani
Fact-checked by Mohammad Jazib
Jacksepticeye, also known as Sean William Mcloughlin, enjoys an impressive net worth as a YouTuber.
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About Jacksepticeye

Sean McLoughlin, a popular YouTuber, was born in Ireland on February 7, 1990.

He has a YouTube channel which he named Jacksepticeye. Sean McLoughlin is popular for his series of Let's Play on YouTube and for his comedic vlogs and he creates exclusive content on Twitch.

He also uploads gameplay videos. He is also a twitch streamer with his twitch id being Jacksepticeye. Sean, along with Markiplier, has founded the clothing brand, Cloak. He has also founded his own brand, Top of the Mornin' Coffee, and is currently the owner of it. Jacksepticeye is also famous for doing charity live streams on his channel.

He is presently dating a famous Dutch YouTuber Girl Gamer Gab.

Jacksepticeye Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jacksepticeye’s net worth?

Jacksepticeye's net worth is said to be around $16 million. He attributes his net worth mainly to YouTube ads revenue.

How much does Jacksepticeye earn per year?

Jacksepticeye earns 300000 each month and thus his annual income amounts to 3.6 million.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jacksepticeye?

Jacksepticeye has a height of 5 ft 8 in (173 cm).

How old is Jacksepticeye?

Jacksepticeye turned 32 in 2022.

Childhood And Education

Jacksepticeye was born as Seán William McLoughlin in, Cloghan, County Offaly, Ireland on February 7, 1990. He is the youngest child born to his parents. He was also raised in Cloghan and for some time lived in Banagher as well. His father is John McLoughlin who worked for the Electricity Supply Board and his mother is Florrie McLoughlin who used to do several jobs. Sean first started playing video games at the tender age of seven. He spent a lot of time playing on his Nintendo Game Boy while staying in the treehouse near his home. Jacksepticeye has said that he felt as if he belonged in those games. During his childhood, Jacksepticeye injured one of his eyes during a football game. This resulted in him getting a nickname, Jack Septic Eye.

When Jacksepticeye was 18, he and his family shifted to Ballycumber in a cabin. There, he was enrolled in the Limerick Institute of Technology and learned about music technology. During the 3rd year of the Institute, Sean made a decision to drop out. After dropping out, he returned to his home in Ballycumber. In 2014, McLoughlin moved to Athlone in County Westmeath. There, he enrolled at the Athlone Institute of Technology to study hotel management. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in hotel management. Prior to shifting to Brighton in England, he stayed in Athlone until 2017.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Jacksepticeye dating?

Jacksepticeye dated Signe 'Wiishu' Hansen, a social media influencer from Denmark for three years, breaking up in 2018. He is currently said to be dating a Dutch Youtuber, Evelien 'Gab' Smolders.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Jacksepticeye started uploading videos on his YouTube channel at the end of 2012. Before uploading gameplay content, he used to do voice impressions on his channel.

His popularity rose in 2013 as PewDiePie, in one of his videos, mentioned him which substantially increased his subscriber count. Due to this increment in the number of subscribers, by early 2014, Sean was successfully able to make uploading videos on his YouTube channel as a full-time job.

In the same year, during the month of August, his channel finally hit the milestone of a million subscribers. By early 2014, his channel had gotten even more popular, gaining more than 3 million subscribers and over 1 billion views on his videos. The next year, he crossed 6 million subscribers becoming a rapidly growing YouTuber. At the start of 2016, Sean was a YouTuber who had signed under Revelmode network, a multi-channel network owned by PewDiePie.

In the middle of 2017, Polaris, one of  The Walt Disney Company's divisions, announced that Jacksepticeye would be getting a role in 'Polaris: Player Select' which would be shown on the TV channel, Disney XD.

In the same year, Jacksepticeye was featured in Ireland's Rich List, a documentary divided in two parts. This increased his popularity even further and he started to get wide recognition from people and the media.

Jacksepticeye was on the list of the Top Gaming Influencers of 2017 made by Forbes. At the start of 2018, Twitch made an announcement that Sean will produce exclusive content for Twitch, a live streaming platform as part of the deal made with the Digital Network of Disney. At the Just for Laughs, a comedy festival held in Montreal, he played the 'How Did We Get Here' show. Jacksepticeye made an appearance at the Metarama Gaming + Music Festival along with several famous people such as Ninja, Marshmello, Overwatch League, and Logic in 2019.

Jacksepticeye was said to have the 8th position in the list of gamers that received the most earnings in 2019.

Jacksepticeye was also one of the gaming personalities that were the most talked about on Twitter in 2019. As the E3 2020 was canceled, Sean attended the Summer Game Fest, an event that started in May and ran for three months, ending in August.

In October month of the same year, Jacksepticeye made an appearance in 'Free Guy', a movie that starred the famous actor Ryan Reynolds. Before getting featured in this film, Sean had played the video game 'Deadpool' with Ryan Reynolds in a video together. Jacksepticeye also revealed that he had given some advice to the movie's director on how to make the movie more authentic to the culture of video games.

Jacksepticeye released a film in the middle of 2021 named '15 Months' which was described as the exploration of the YouTuber's daily life during the time of pandemic by Polygon, the video game website from America.

After this, Jacksepticeye signed with CAA, a talent agency. Sean got the sixth position in the rankings of the most popular streamers in 2021. The ranking was made by Currys, an electrical retailer from the UK. In early 2022, Sean made an announcement that the documentary titled 'How Did We Get Here?' was premiered at the end of February on Moment House. This documentary covered the childhood of the YouTube personality and his career into what he is now. It also included the tour that had the same name. This was released at Shout!Factory, a music company in America. It was also released on iTunes in March month of 2022. Many distinguished personalities have also made an appearance on McLoughlin's channel such as Chris Hemsworth, Brad Pitt, Kevin Hart, Margot Robbie, Dwayne Johnson, Tom Holland, Karen Gillan, and Jack Black. Jacksepticeye has also made many videos in collaboration with the YouTubers such as PewDiePie and Markiplier. They are the close friends of Jacksepticeye. Jacksepticeye also has some business ventures like his coffee brand called Top of the Mornin' Coffee and his clothing brand, Cloak.

Charity Work

Jacksepticeye is seen raising funds for many different charities using a lot of charity livestreams. Each year, he streams live and raises funds for all kinds of charities.

These live streams are called 'Thankmas'. His coffee company is partnered with the Feya Foundation. It is a foundation that helps people in fighting against world hunger. His clothing brand, Cloak also donates some of its revenues to charity.

It helped raise money for The Trevor Project and the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund, which was launched by WHO. In 2016, Jacksepticeye was a part of the live stream called 'Cringemas' which raised over a million dollars for the Gates Foundation.

What awards has Jacksepticeye won?

Jacksepticeye has won The Streamer Awards in 2022 for being the Best Philanthropic Streamer.

Jacksepticeye has also been named in JCI Ireland's Ten Outstanding Young Persons for his Cultural Achievement in 2021.

Jacksepticeye has also been nominated for several awards such as Streamy Awards in 2021, Golden Joystick Awards in 2017, Shorty Awards and The Game Awards in 2016, and Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports Awards and Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in 2019.

Jacksepticeye’s Hobbies And Interests

Jacksepticeye is a very famous YouTuber. As a child, he wanted to let others know just how much playing games can be. In one of the questions asked by his fans, Jacksepticeye stated that he doesn't have any particular hobbies but he has an interest in space and loves watching movies about it.

Other Interesting Jacksepticeye Facts And Trivia

  • Jacksepticeye, as of early 2022, has over 28.4 million subscribers on the YouTube channel.
  • Jacksepticeye is the most subscribed YouTuber from Ireland.
  • Jacksepticeye was in a metalcore band which was named Raised to the Ground.
  • As of May 2022, Jacksepticeye's most popular video on YouTube is a song made in collaboration with Schmoyoho, 'ALL THE WAY'.
  • Jacksepticeye's business ventures include a gaming-themed apparel line, Cloak.

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Jacksepticeye Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Seán William McLoughlin

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173 cm

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Athlone Institute of Technology

Net Worth



Evelien 'Gab' Smolders


John McLoughlin, Florrie McLoughlin.


Allison, Susan, Malcolm, Simon.

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Written by Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason

Bachelor of Science specializing in Mass Communication.

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