Connor Franta is a famous youtuber and has a much fan following. There are more than five million subscribers to his YouTube Channel. He has a huge fan following and his fans go gaga over his presence and they badly wait for every video release of Connor Franta.
He is not just a Youtuber but also a writer, entrepreneur and entertainer. He owns a clothing line, a company which curates’ music, a coffee outlet and lifestyle brand. The coffee outlet and lifestyle brand are together named as common culture. It shows his multi-faceted enterprise skills and establishments. He is highly involved and staunchly devoted to all of his businesses.
His venture as a writer, made him release a book titled, “A work in progress” which speaks of his memoirs and it was released on the 21st of April in the year 2015. It was his debut book launch. He also co-founded a record label named Heard well on July 2015.
Connor Franta, a Catholic bought up was born in the United States of America in the state of Wisconsin on September 12, 1992. His father’s name is Peter and mother’s name is Cheryl Franta. His father is a physician, and mom manages the home beautifully. Connor Franta’s family shifted to the city of La Crescent in the state of Minnesota when he was very young. He has three siblings, two brothers, and one sister. The brothers are Dustin and Brandon and his sister named Nicola.
Connor Franta did his schooling at the St. Peter’s Catholic School in the city of Hokah located in the state of Minnesota. He spent till 8th grade there from his elementary schooling. As Franta was an overweight kid, his mother Cheryl Franta enrolled him for swimming classes at YMCA (Young men Christian Association). He moved to a different place to attend his high school. He graduated from La Crescent High School in the year 2011.
After his high school, he enrolled in the business course at Minnesota’s St. John’s University in the city of Collegeville. This helped him gain an idea about the business that made him a successful entrepreneur. In his sophomore, he took up a minor subject on arts emphasizing more on movies and filmmaking, and this gave him a broader view of the media and its usage. The nuances of video making and introducing path-breaking ideas to the world via this platform. He made sure that only the best news is spread from his side which makes people think. There is no doubt that now Connor Franta is a famous vlogger.
The video which gave him a breakthrough is the one titled, ‘Coming Out.’ The video spoke on the various reasons why it is completely okay to be a gay. He proclaimed himself a gay and also says that he’s happy with his partner’s company. He spoke of the support and helped he garnered from others that his sexuality has nothing to worry about and is perfectly fine. The video is six minutes in length of time duration and has over eleven million views on YouTube making it the second highest viewed video in Franta’s YouTube Channel.
Connor Franta’s videos always have only liked and less dislikes. This video proved nothing less that point boasting the fact that the video has over 9, 49,000 likes.
Connor Franta took inspiration from vloggers like Davvis and Dawson and uploaded his first video on Aug 2010 in his YouTube Channel and there the journey began making it one of the world’s most subscribed YouTube Channel and it ranks the 158th place. The channel is going strong 5.58 million subscribers. The channel alone has 355 million views. Before starting his own brand, Connor Franta was a part of the group named “Our Second life” managed under the banner of FullScreen Network.
The second life had YouTubers like Moran, Lawley, Justice, Laylen, Potroff, Dillon. This channel helped him shoot to fame. Owing to personal reasons, Connor Franta opted out of the Second life on July 2014. Later he started his own group under the BigFrame Networks.
Connor Franta has won many awards like Teen Star Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and 42nd People’s Choice Awards. Connor Franta has also campaigned for many social causes like the Thirst Project. The project aimed at building water walls for poor people in Swaziland.
Over $230,000 was raised and provided to the people of Swaziland. This led to building 16 water walls in Swaziland. These are some of the exemplary deeds done by Connor Franta on social grounds. The period of years from 2014-2016 have been some amazing times for Franta when released his own compositions titled Culture Brand and took up the tag of the entrepreneur by the release of Billboard 200 followed by common culture and then few more compositions.
He is collaborating with many musicians to take digital music to a whole next level. He is into clothing line named “Junk food clothing”.
He also forayed into writing. For his book tour, he made appearances at major places like Newyork, Birmingham.
Full Name: Connor Franta
Nick Name: Connor
Birth Place: Wisconsin, USA
Education: Degree in Business and Arts
Occupation: Singer, vlogger, entrepreneur
Residence: Minnesota, USA
Personal Life and Family:
Father’s Name: Peter
Mother’s Name: Cheryl Franta
Religion: Catholic Christian
Sexual Orientation: Gay
Marital Status: Unmarried
Pet Own: Cat Pet
Personal look and Measurements:
Height: 5 feet 9 inches
Weight: 68 kg
Eye Color: Green
Hair Color: Light Brown
Shoe size: 8.5 (USA)
Body measurements: 39 inches Chest, 14 inches Arms ,32 inches waist
Net Worth and Salary:
Connor Franta’s net Worth: $5 million and he makes a lot of money via his various businesses and vlogging.
Franta with his Midas touch has excelled in all the domains he has ventured. He is one of the global icons who works hard for social causes. She has also gained fans worldwide by his mesmerizing music.