As a child, Julien Solomita had a single desire – to become a professional baseball player. His dream did not come true because of a major injury he sustained in his first year in college. He was left with no choice but to turn his direction and focus on another career, which ultimately brought him to limelight today.
He is a social media star and YouTube vlogger whose videos have attracted massive viewership. Known previously as The Fighting Solo, he also has great followership on multiple social media platforms most especially Instagram.
Julien Solomita’s Age & Bio
Julien Solomita was given birth to at the Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, in California on the 17th of April, 1992. According to reports, Julien’s father and mother got separated when he in school as a first grader.
He was brought up in the city of California together with his 2 siblings – an older sister and a brother named Roxanne and Marlon respectively. When his parents got separated, it was revealed that his mom got into a relationship with Ted Silva, a baseball coach she later married.
Probably due to the influence of his stepfather, he fell in love with baseball, a sport that he continued playing through his high school until he got to college, Chapman University, where he was forced to leave the sport because an injury he suffered. While playing for Chapman University, he fell down during a training session and got injured as previously mentioned.
There is no much detail about his early education, but it is known that he got a Bachelor’s Degree in the field of Television and Broadcast Journalism from Chapman University. While he was there, he got involved in a lot of things apart from baseball including serving as the Sports Editor for The Panther Newspaper as well as serving as Chapman News live reporter. He graduated from the institution in 2014.
The internet star’s journey into fame began when he first started working at AMP Radio Studio in his senior year in college. Later he took another job as a bartender at a night club, and it was here that he met his girlfriend, Jenna Marbles, the woman whom he’d forever remain loyal and grateful to. Jenna Marbles was a popular YouTuber who introduced him into the business of YouTube. It didn’t take long before he set his own YouTube channel rolling on 8th December 2012.
By 2018, his personal YouTube channel has gnarred a whopping 1.4 million subscribers. The success didn’t just come; it was a gradual journey of building his popularity. He started getting attention when he began to upload weightlifting videos and vlogs. Going through his channel, there are lots of videos ranging from vlogs, time-lapse videos, to short films and music videos.
Who Are His Dad And Brother?
There is not so much information about his biological father, but the man that is mostly referred to as his father is Ted Silva, his stepfather. As noted above, he has two biological siblings.
Before his parents got married, Ted was also once in a relationship that produced a few children, one of which is the classmate of Julien. The family remains very close till this day.
Julien Solomita’s Net Worth
Julien Solomita’s main source of income is through his earnings from his YouTube channel. As it is, he is still a rising star in the online media industry and his popularity will keep growing each year. This means that he’ll soon join the league of celebrity millionaires in no distant time.
According to reports from various sources, Julien has an estimated net worth of $380 thousand. Reports further revealed that he could be making $400 daily; this means that he’s making about $150 thousand annually from his posted videos. It is just a matter of time before he hits the one million mark for his total net worth. Aside from that, he owns a Honda Civic Sedan car worth $19,900.
The Californian born social media personality has an amazing body structure and frame that is very athletic. Julien Solomita is of average height, measuring a height of 5 feet 9 inches. His height coupled with his weight of 75kg, dark brown hair and blues, ultimately gives him an overall handsome look.