His birth name is William Henry Green II. He is a man who has ventured into many skills. He is a businessperson, musician, instructor, writer, and a YouTube star commonly known as a vlogger. He is famous for his video YouTube channel known as Vlogbrothers which has brought him wealth for the past years. Here are the complete details about the career, biography, and net worth of Hank Green in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Hank Green was born in Birmingham, Alabama in 1977 to his parents Sydney Green and Mike Green. He attended the Winter Park High School and graduated in 1998. He then studied Biochemistry in Eckerd College where he earned his Bachelor’s degree and Environmental Studies from the University of Montana where he got his Master’s degree. Hank Green has a brother named John Green.
Hank Green has a wife called Katherine Green, and they live in Missoula, Montana. The couple has a child by the name of Orin who was born in 2016. In the year 2006, Hank was discovered to have Ulcerative colitis.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Hank Green career started when he was in high school and college as he used to create and design websites not just for himself, but to some of the local customers. When he relocated to Montana with his family, he began concentrating in web developing whereby he focused on building websites for schools and nonprofit institution such as the University of Montana.
Hank Green created the ‘EcoGeek’ blog while in graduate school. The blog aim is to advance the technology that would benefit the environment. Using the EcoGeek Hank published various writings concerning the surrounding. Through his blog, Green name has been on various prominent environmental blogs like ‘New York Times,’ ‘Planet Green,’ ‘The Weather Channel,’ and many others.
He has also written, record and perform songs including ‘I’m Gonna Kill You,’ ‘What Would Captain Picard Do?’ and many others. One of the songs that got the attention of many people as it got more than one million views on YouTube. The name song is ‘Accio Deathly Hallows.’
In 2008, he released his album titled ‘So Jokes,’ and it marked the beginning of success in the music industry. He later released other collections like ‘Ellen Hardcastle,’ ‘Incongruent,’ and many others.
During the same year, he co-founded a merchandise company that aimed at selling products for famous YouTube Stars like Rhett & Link, Hannah Hart, and many others. In the same field of entrepreneurship, hank invented 2D glasses in 2012 that enabled one to view 3D movies in 2D.
Hank and his brother John are known to create an important conference on online videos around the globe. On his own, he has also made educational YouTube channels like ‘Crash Course,’ that focused on science and humanities and another channel called ‘SciShow.’
Although there are no nomination or awards given to Hank Green, his still can boast over some of the achievement that he has made in his career. Having started his dream at a very young age and creating as many blogs as possible, Hank can be called a YouTube celebrity.
Net Worth & Earnings
Hank Green has an estimated net worth of $14 million. His source of income is mainly from the YouTube videos that they post online through his various channels. Through the launch of VlogBrothers and VidCon, he has made so much money, and it seems that his fortune will continue to increase as many people use the blogs to get information.
Hank Green remains a successful entrepreneur and a blogger who has made money through online. His online YouTube lessons have also helped so many people around the world.