Internet entrepreneur and celebrity Hank Green is fast becoming a household name. As an educator, he is dear to the hearts of his young followers who are finding his video blog on education fascinating, as a musician, he has touched the hearts of genuine lovers of melody both young and old, as a producer, he is versatile and prolific and as an entrepreneur, he is right at the peak of his career with a handsome net worth of over $2 million already raked in.
The social media star gained popularity with Vlogbrothers which is a YouTube channel he co-founded with his brother John Green. Together, they created educational channels like SciShow and Crash Course which serve as an online school. Other channels that were founded by the Green brothers include: the world’s largest conference about online videos popularly known as VidCon, a web series adaptation of Pride and Prejudice known as The Lizzie Bennet Diaries which comes in a video format, a conference focused on storytelling called NerdCon: Stories. EcoGeek which functions as an environmental technology blog was founded by him.
Other channels Hank Green co-founded include; the Internet Creators Guild, DFTBA Records, and Subbable. The social media celebrity’s first novel title An Absolutely Remarkable Thing is awaiting publication later in 2018.
Hank Green’s Family – Wife (Katherine), Son, Brother
The multitalented Vlogger was born as the second son of Sydney Green mother and Mike Green father. Born in Birmingham, Alabama, on the 5th day of May 1980, his family had to relocate to Orlando, Florida after his birth and eventually, he spent his formative years there. It would appear that the Green family is populated by intellectuals because Hank’s elder brother John Green is also a writer, producer, Vlogger, actor and editor. He was toeing the line of priesthood but was discouraged from joining the school of divinity by his experience at a children’s hospital in Chicago where he served as a chaplain. John made the conscious decision to pursue writing as a career and eventually, he co-founded the Vlogbrothers and several other channels with his younger brother Hank.
The relationship status of the internet star Hank Green reads married, he tied the nuptial with his girlfriend Katherine Green in 2006 and in 2016, they welcomed their first child Orin Green. On her own part, Hank’s wife makes occasional appearances on camera, especially on hankgames, playing Super Mario Bros with her spouse. In addition, Katherine is involved in her own gameplay known as The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, she has her own channel, Twitter and Instagram pages known as Elfkwest, realkgreen and realkgreen respectively. The wife of the internet superstar makes contributions to other channels like Crash Course Chemistry where she comes in as a supervisor.
Other Facts about Hank Green
The internet celebrity and entrepreneur is a tall guy, he stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch or 1.85 m but information on his other body stats are not available.
- Net worth
From all indications, internet entrepreneurship is obviously the latest way to earn fame and fortune in recent times and Hank’s case is not different. He has an estimated net worth of $2 million which was accrued from the several ventures he is involved in.
- Educational institutions and qualifications
The history of the Vlogger’s education can be traced to Winter Park High School where he graduated from in 1988, he proceeded for his B.S.C in Biochemistry and crowned it with an M.S.C from the University of Montana where he studied Environmental Studies. It is worthy of note that Hank seriously wanted to go for Mortuary Science before he changed his mind to major in Biochemistry.
- Health condition
The multitalented internet personality had a medical condition in the year 2006 which was diagnosed to be ulcerative colitis and according to hank, he has learnt to plan activities around the whims and caprices of his body.
- Religious inclinations
The social media sensation has identified himself as an atheist, he does not believe in the existence of any supreme being neither does he have any illusions about the creation.
- Career climaxes
We can conveniently say that the highpoint of the Vlogger’s career was when the rare opportunity to interview Barack Obama, the President of the United States came his way.
It would seem that the co-founder of the Vlogbrothers channel Hank is really into music because the records have proved that in spite of his busy schedule with his vlogs, he still finds time to participate in a band group called Hank Green and the Perfect Strangers.