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Marlin Ramsey Chan


Marlin Ramsey Chan is an American social media personality. Marlin Ramsey Chan is a YouTuber who became famous for competing in the inaugural season of Ryan Higa’s Internet Icon a competition designed to discover the ‘Next Internet Icon’.

Early Life and Childhood

Marlin Ramsey Chan was born on October 7, 1993, and is currently 29 years old. His zodiac sign is Libra. Likewise, he was born in Stockton, California, United States of America, and belongs to American citizenship. Similarly, regarding his ethnicity and religion, he belongs to an Asian ethnic background and follows Christianity. Talking about his family background, his parents are originally from Cambodia where they used to stay and work in a Cambodian labor camp. Similarly, his parents’ names are Mareth Chan and Tha Sok. Likewise, he also had one elder sibling who died due to malnutrition.

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Caption: Childhood pictures of Marlin with his parents. Source: Instagram

Moreover, his mother escaped to America and started living in Stockton during the time of war with her mother. Likewise, initially, his parents were separated as his mom lived in Stockton and his dad lived in southern California. Similarly, they both were unaware of each other being alive. However, only in the year 1992, Mareth Chan came to know about his relatives in the United States and also about Tha Sok being alive. Their eighteen-year reunion became a unison of his being born.

Similarly, this hardship has made him well aware of the hardships which his parents went through and also became very sincere about his career and life. Furthermore, talking about his educational qualification, he is a college graduate. However, he has not disclosed his educational background in media.

Marlin Ramsey Chan – Net Worth 2023

Marlin is a YouTuber and a social media sensation. Likewise, his generous and humble nature has made him a favorite among his viewers gaining him an impressive amount of followers on his social media account. Similarly, professionally, he is very ambitious and passionate about his work which is helping him reach the zenith of success in his endeavors. Moreover, being a Youtuber he has also made a decent amount of earnings throughout his career. Likewise, regarding his net worth, he has a net worth of around $1.4 million.

Professional Career

Marlin Ramsey Chan is a YouTuber by profession and has always idolized Ryan Higa as his icon. Likewise, he started this channel by vlogging and posting videos on the channel. Similarly, his content mainly revolves around comedy, cookery, and challenges. Likewise, he joined Youtube with his self-titled channel ‘Marlin’ on 11th January 2011. Similarly, this channel has over 3.42 million subscribers in it. Likewise, he is a popular YouTuber who has gained immense popularity through his social media account.

Moreover, he made a breakthrough in his career after he participated in the first season of ‘Internet Icon’. This was Ryan Higa’s comedy video-making talent show ‘Internet Icon’ airing on the YOMYOMF YouTube channel. In this show, the contestants were supposed to make different types of videos on challenges at various levels. Here he competed against fellow Youtuber Lana McKissack and even though, he did not win the show he could gain impressive prominence through it.

Likewise, Marlin Ramsey Chan uploaded his first video ‘PILLOW PET MURDERER’ on 2nd February 2011 has 83k views . Following this, he uploaded the second video ‘PILLOWPET MURDER PART 2’ on 28th February 2011 which has 25k views on it. Likewise, he has collaborated with many fellow YouTubers including, Alex Wassabi, Lauridy, Lazyron, Roi Fabito, and Alex Burriss. Moreover, he has posted around 1,021 videos on his channel having more than 734 million views in it. Likewise, his most popular video on the channel is ‘NERF WAR: ONE MILLION BULLETS’. He posted this video on 1st September 2016 and has over 29 million views .

Relationship Status

Regarding his relationship status, Marlin Ramsey Chan is straight and probably single at present. Likewise, he seems to be focusing more on his professional YouTube career at present. However, in the past, he has been in relationships to the past. Similarly, he posted a video in 2012 talking about his girlfriend. Unfortunately by the year 2016, he broke up with his girlfriend but he refused the reason for separation.

Body Measurements

Unfortunately, there is no information about his body measurements including, height, weight, and other vital stats available in the media. Likewise, looking at his appearance, this happy-go-lucky guy has an average body type. Similarly, he has a tan skin type with black hair color and a black pair of eyes.

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Caption: Marlin Ramsey Chan posing for a picture. Source: Instagram

Marlin Ramsey Chan – Social Media

Reflecting upon his social media presence, Marlin Ramsey Chan is active on several social media channels besides his YouTube channel. Likewise, he is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. His Instagram handle is @marlinramseychan and has followers on it. Similarly, he joined Twitter in November 2010 and has 52k followers on his @Marlinchan account. His Facebook account is @Marmarchanmar and has 10k followers in it.