Molly Burke - Updated Jun 2024

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Molly Burke

Molly Burke is a YouTuber, motivational speaker, blind disability rights advocate, model, social media sensation, mentor, and activist from Canada. Molly Burke is famous for her self-titled YouTube channel with over 2 million subscribers. Likewise, she shares videos about her inspiring story, her lifestyle, and other vlogs.

Early Life and Childhood

Molly Burke was born in Toronto, Canada on February 8, 1994. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius and she is currently 29 years old. Her real birth name is Molly Jane Lucy Burke. Her father’s name is Peter Burke and her mother’s name is Niamh Burke. She has a brother named Brady Burke. She was diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa when she was four years old in 1998.

Retinitis Pigmentosa is an eye disease in which the back wall of the retina is damaged causing blindness. She underwent many eye surgeries but lost the majority of her vision due to Retinitis Pigmentosa in 2008. She was just 14 years old when she lost her vision completely.

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Caption: Molly Burke posing with her father Peter Burke (Source: Instagram)

Education

She studied and completed her school education at St. Joseph’s College School in Toronto. Moreover, she loved to play football during her childhood days in school. She faced ragging and bullying from her classmates’ students while in high school. She has gone into depression during her graduation days. She remained positive about her life despite all the negativity. Her family supported her completely during her struggling period.

Professional life

Molly Burke became the ambassador for an organization called The Foundation Fighting Blindness Canada at the age of five and began public speaking as part of the organization’s campaigns. She shared stages with celebrities like Martin Sheen, Macklemore, and Demi Lovato among other major celebrities as a motivational speaker and activist. She collaborated with world-renowned activists like Malala Yousafzai, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Martin Luther King III, and the Kielburger brothers.

In 2009, she served as a torchbearer at the Winter Paralympics. She won the Miss Teen Canada International title in 2010. Moreover, she was one of the correspondents at the TeenNick Halo Awards held in Los Angeles in 2013. She was part of a roundtable discussion on youth leadership and entrepreneurship with Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex in 2015. She became part of Canada’s first Youth Accessibility Forum in 2006 and shared her views with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

She joined the “Me to We’s speakers” bureau and shared her story with 20,000 eager listeners at the “Air Canada Centre” in Toronto in September 2016. She earned a standing ovation during her speech. She modeled for Dove’s international ad campaign and became the new face of the beauty product in 2017. She started a YouTube channel due to her love for makeup, fashion, and music. She created her YouTube channel On July 10, 2014, and started posting life stories, challenges, vlogs, and many more.

She explained how she manages her day-to-day activities including applying makeup which she loves the most on her YouTube videos. She often collaborated with fellow YouTube stars like Shane Dawson. Moreover, Shane helps her create video thumbnails. Besides that, she also has gathered over 799K followers on her Instagram account.

 Net Worth 2024

She has won Shorty Awards in the category of Lifestyle in 2019 and in the category of Breakout YouTuber in 2018. She was chosen as the presenter at the 2018 “Streamy Awards” according to her official Twitter handle.

The estimated net worth of her is around $15 million US dollars. Moreover, her annual YouTube earnings are between $150K to $165K US dollars.

Brand Endorsements

As she is a social media personality and has a massive fan following she certainly is involved in brand endorsements as well. Burke has supported or promoted many products on social media, including Daydreamer, American Eagle, and H&M.

Relationship Status

Molly Burke is currently in a relationship with Adrian. Besides that, there is no information about when they met each other first time or when they started dating each other.

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Caption: Molly Burke with her boyfriend Adrian (Source: Instagram)

Talking about her rumors and controversy, she’s not a part of them until now. Besides that, she is focusing on his personal and professional life. Moreover, she likes to keep a distance from the rumors and the controversy.

Molly Burke – Body Measurement

Molly Burke stands at 4 feet 10 inches tall and weighs around 55 Kg. She has dark brown hair and brown eyes. Moreover, her bra size is 33B and her body measurements are 34-26-35.

 

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Caption: Molly Burke body measurement (Source: Instagram)

Molly Burke – Social Media

She is pretty active on social media like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Her official Instagram account has over 799K followers. She has over 89K followers on Facebook and over 73.9K followers on Twitter. She has a self-titled YouTube channel with over 2 million subscribers.