Daniel Howell

Daniel Howell is a popular, well-cherished, and super talented personality who is a YouTuber, author, and radio host by profession. He is a very skilled man having deep roots in the UK. He gained much popularity through his YouTube channel named Daniel Howell (earlier it was known as danisnotonfire), and this channel has around 6 million subs. He also owns another YouTube channel which is named “DanAndPhilGAMES.”

Well, how well do you know about Daniel Howell? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Daniel Howell’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Daniel Howell to date.

Biography and Early Life

Daniel Howell came to this world on the 11th of June in the year 1991 in Wokingham, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. There is no information or details available regarding his mum and dad. He grew up with his younger brother, christened Adrian Howell. He is also a successful YouTuber who launched his YouTube channel in 2018. Apart from being a YouTuber, he is also a skilled photographer and lifestyle coach. He has worked for the retail chain named Focus DIY at the tender age of 16 and afterward at the supermarket named Asda.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Daniel Howell in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Daniel Howell’s age is 30 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 11 June 1991. Though, he is 6′ 3” in feet and inches and 191 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176 lbs in Pound and 80kg in Kilograms.


Earlier, he attended The Forest School in Winnersh and completed his graduation from school in 2010. Later, he got admission to the University of Manchester. He studied law at the university for some time as he later dropped his education due to a lack of interest in the subject. Afterward, he went ahead in life with radio presenting and video blogging as his profession.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

In 2009 Howell met Phil on the internet, and they met face to face in October. The two-some moved as live in from 2011, before Manchester had to move back to London in 2012 in June. The couple was thrilled with each other. They have lived together in three homes together. They are recurrently seen on each other videos. However, when asked in 2019, they denied their relationship.

In 2019, suddenly, he followed a hiatus from YouTube. In June, he came out as gay through a video that was uploaded on his channel. In the video, he casually spoke about his dealership with the external and internal homophobia all years of his life. In the same year itself, he sent an email to his family mentioning the same.

Is Daniel Howell Gay?

Daniel is gay though he has dated a girl named Phil in his past, he revealed that he is gay in one of his YouTube videos named “Basically I’m Gay.” This video was released in the year 2019.

Professional Career

He started his career by dropping out his college and uploading his first video on YouTube on the 16th of October in 2009. His first video was tilted as “HELLO INTERNET.” His friends used to encourage him to make videos and post them. He has also started his second channel under the name DanAndPhilGAMES which has almost 1.8 million active subs and around 68 million views on his videos. On this channel, he collaborated with his former girlfriend- Phil Lester. Later, they both associated again for My Damn Channel, tiled as The Super Amazing Project. In this, they used to investigate paranormal events.

He is a very hardworking man who has decorated his channel with his creative ideas, which helped him gain millions of subscribers.


He has received quite a few awards in his tenure and had been nominated for many. In the year 2013, he was awarded the “Golden Headphones Award” for the show- called “Dan and Phil on BBC Radio 1”. In 2014, he was awarded the “Internet Video Person of the Year Award” by Lovie Awards. In 2016, he won two awards. He has also received “the Youtuber Book of the Year Award” and “Film of the Year Award” by the British Online Creator Awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Daniel Howell in 2021

He has an estimated net worth of $4 Million as of 2021. He earns majorly through his YouTube channel. He runs three channels simultaneously, where he has garnered more than 6 Million subs along with more than 70 million views. He performs multiple band endorsements, which overall improve his incomes further.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He had admitted in 2017 via a video of his suffering through depression. He spoke in detail regarding his recovery and his intake of antidepressants. He also said that he appointed a therapist when depression happened.

Dan Howell had played a vital role in the world of YouTube across the world. He belongs to the LGBTQ community and is very proud of it. As a celebrity, he took a bold step to come out and openly accept his homosexuality and encouraged others to do the same. He even spoke proudly about his depression. He is a role model in both aspects who have motivated many people across the world.


Facts of Daniel James Howell

  • Gender Male
  • full nameDaniel James Howell
  • birthplaceWokingham, United Kingdom
  • Date of Birth June 11, 1991
  • Age 32 years 11 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 10
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • nationalityEnglish
  • religionAtheism
  • net worth$4 Million
  • professionEnglish YouTuber, radio host, and author
  • weightIn Kilograms – 80 Kg, In Pounds –176 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres –191 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′ 3”
  • hair colorDark Brown
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • high schoolThe Forest School

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