Facts of Connor Franta
|Full Name:||Connor Franta|
|Age:||28 years 7 months|
|Birth Date:||September 12, 1992|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Capricorn|
|Birth Place:||Wisconsin, United States|
|Father's Name:||Peter Franta|
|Mother's Name:||Cheryl Franta|
|Profession:||YouTuber, entrepreneur, entertainer, and writer.|
|Education:||Saint John's University|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 8 inches (1.75m)|
|Net Worth:||$3 million|
|Ethnicity:||mixed(Polish, Czech, German, English, Irish, Swiss-German, Danish)|
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
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Connor Franta is a YouTuber, entrepreneur, entertainer, as well as a writer. As of September 2018, he had named his channel on YouTube and has over 5.4 million subscribers.
Connor Franta’s early family life and childhood
Connor Franta is an American YouTube personality, an entertainer, a writer, and an entrepreneur. He was born on 12th September 1992 in Wisconsin, USA. His father, Peter Franta is a physician by profession while his mother Cheryl Franta is a homemaker. After Connor Franta was born, his family migrated to La Crescent, Minnesota.
This Catholic boy has two brothers named Dustin and Brandon and a sister called Nicola. He studied at St. Peter’s Catholic School, Hokah, Minnesota up to his 8th grade. Later he shifted to La Crescent High School from where he graduated in 2011.
Connor Franta was quite fat in his early childhood. To overcome his obesity, his mother enrolled him in swimming classes and other sports. Connor also participated in the cross country race and also contested in swimming competitions. He started learning the business at the Saint John’s University, Collegeville, Minnesota. He added arts as a minor in his sophomore year and stressed on films in this study.
Connor’s inspirations and YouTube career
Connor had an interest in making videos for YouTube. He was deeply inspired by Shane Dawson and Mitchell Davis. In August 2010, Connor loaded his first video on his YouTube channel. Gradually he started loading more encouraged by the fact that his videos were liked and subscribed by many viewers.
His channel started growing in popularity and currently, it has more than 5.58 million subscribers and 355 million total views. In 2012, he became a part of Our2ndLife YouTube channel along with Kian Lawley, JC Caylen, Ricky Dillon, Trevor Moran, and Sam Pottorff. This boosted his popularity. In July 2014, citing personal issues, he segregated himself from this channel.
He was successful in raising funds for his fundraising campaign called ‘The Thirst Project’ for arranging water for the people of Swaziland. He made cameo appearances in the 2014 and 2015 YouTube Rewind videos. In October 2015, he was featured at StreamCon in NYC. Connor was nominated in 2014 and 2015 for Teen Choice awards and Streamy awards.
He was chosen as the favorite YouTube star of the year at the People’s Choice Awards in January 2016. He has attended several YouTube conferences globally.
Connor Franta has also released a number of compilation music videos. In February 2015, he released his coffee line and named it as Common Culture Coffee. The coffee was made in collaboration with the LA Coffee Club and $ 1 from each bag sale went to the ‘Thirst Project’. His coffee line has its own website. He also ventured into starting his own clothing line.
He started writing his memoir in 2014 and released it in April 2015. It is titled ‘A Work in Progress’. In April 2017, he released his second book titled ‘Note to Self’. It is a book which reflects his inner side.
Connor Franta’s sexuality and relationships
On 8th December 2014, Connor Franta posted a video on his YouTube channel in which he declared to the world that he is gay. It was called ‘Coming Out’. In 2015-2016, Connor Franta was dating his boyfriend, Troye Sivan. However, they probably separated since Troye Sivan was later seen kissing Jacob Bixenman. Connor Franta is probably single now.
Connor Franta is active on social media including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Similarly, he has gained more than 4.7 million followers on Instagram, over 9.56 million followers on Twitter and more than 1.8 million followers on Facebook.
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