Simon Wilson

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Simon Wilson’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Simon Wilson

Place Of Birth

Wales, UK


30 years old

Birth Date

August 17, 1991

Star Sign


Simon Wilson Facts

Child Star?



Entrepreneur, Filmmaker, Youtuber

Education & Qualifications

Ysgol Morgan Llwyd

Net Worth

$1 million


Ben, Moira



Chinese Year

Year of the Sheep

Annual Earnings

$24 thousand+ per year

About Simon Wilson 

Simon Wilson is an entrepreneur, filmmaker, and YouTuber.

Simon Wilson was born on August 17, 1991, in Wales, United Kingdom, and his zodiac sign is Leo. Originally, Simon Wilson was from Rhosllanerchrugog, Wrexham, in north Wales.

Simon Wilson has one younger brother and a younger sister. He is well-known for his uploading YouTube videos about traveling and adventures. Wilson has uploaded videos about hitchhiking to taxis, stranger vehicles, and knocking on someone's door for lodging or accommodation.

Keep reading to learn more about his life and career!

Simon Wilson Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Simon Wilson's net worth?

Entrepreneur and filmmaker, Simon Wilson, has an estimated net worth of $1 million. His net worth is generated from his primary career as an entrepreneur and filmmaker.

How much does Simon Wilson earn per year?

Simon Wilson has an annual income of $24,000. His yearly income is mainly generated from his primary career in entrepreneurial enterprises and YouTube videos. In addition, Simon Wilson has collaborated with various companies for sponsorship, such as VPN companies.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Simon Wilson?

Welsh Youtuber, Simon Wilson, is 5 ft 9 in (175.2 cm) tall.

How old is Simon Wilson?

Entrepreneur and filmmaker, Simon Wilson, was born on August 17, 1991. He is currently 30 years old and will turn 31 in August 2022.

Childhood And Education

On August 17, 1991, Simon Wilson was born in Wales, United Kingdom. Originally, Simon Wilson was from Rhosllanerchrugog, Wrexham, in North Wales. Simon Wilson has two siblings; his younger brother, Ben, and his younger sister, Moira. However, information about Simon's parents is not currently known.

Simon Wilson studied Business and Media Studies at Ysgol Morgan Llwyd (2002-2009). He began his professional journey as a real estate agent, but then he dropped out and began his YouTube channel.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Simon Wilson dating?

Welsh YouTuber, Simon Wilson, has not shared any information about his dating life.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Simon Wilson is an entrepreneur and filmmaker. He is known for challenging himself to create YouTube content with no money. He has challenged himself to travel, eat, and sleep with no money, in Dubai, India, Hongkong, London, Germany, New York, Moscow, and Ljubljana, Slovenia.

In one of his videos, he is in Mumbai, India. With no money for three days, Simon Wilson eats free food at Langar. Langar is a community kitchen that provides free food regardless of religion. Simon Wilson has also uploaded a video about free food in Oslo with his subscribers.

During his adventures, Wilson has been able to meet celebs around the world, including Richard Branson, Jonah Hill, and James Corden.

Charity Work

Simon Wilson is not only traveling to explore and make YouTube content about the places, people, and adventures. He is a person who wishes to change the world for a better society. He contributes to charity, not only through donations, but also through raising awareness and showing the reality of people's struggles.

For example, in 2019, he donated money to children in Asia for their education and health facilities.

What awards has Simon Wilson won?

Information on Simon Wilson winning an award or achieving recognition is not available.

Simon Wilson's Hobbies And Interests

Simon Wilson likes traveling and exploring hiking trails. He is also interested in eating different types of food. His YouTube videos titled '1 Kg Steak Challenge Prague' and '1 kg of Reindeer Burger in the Artic' had an enormous response from his viewers, with 293,000 and 341,000 views, respectively. During the food vlog, he mentioned that he is not a food reviewer, but enjoys eating different food.

Simon Wilson loves to learn about new cultures and accepts diversity openly. For example, he was excited to learn about Bollywood while exploring Mumbai. He said in the video titled 'Mumbai, India with No Money - Day 2' that he was in Mumbai to sneak into a Bollywood movie, as he has never seen a Bollywood movie in his life. He concluded by saying that he probably won't understand a word, but he is always up for the experience.

Other Interesting Simon Wilson Facts And Trivia

  • Simon Wilson often travels to places, countries, or regions that few tourists visit, such as Syria and North Korea.
  • Wales entrepreneur and filmmaker, Simon Wilson, has an office located in Manchester with six staff.
  • Simon Wilson has had the opportunity to meet celebs, Casey Neistat, Richard Branson, Jonah Hill, and James Corden.
  • Entrepreneur and YouTuber, Simon Wilson, has also collaborated in traveling with well-known YouTubers, Bald and Bankrupt and Harald Baldr.
  • Simon Wilson started his YouTube channel on December 18, 2016. As of June 2022, Simon's YouTube channel has 967,000 subscribers and 113,508,156 views.
  • The most popular of Simon's YouTube videos has been viewed by more than 3.7 million times, titled '£40 Car from Liverpool to Madrid – Champion League Final'. The video was uploaded on May 31, 2019. His second-highest viewed video has 3.4 million views and is titled 'Dubai with No Money- Day 1'. This video was uploaded on January 15, 2019.

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