|Michael Reeves Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 3 in|
|Date of Birth||November 20, 1997|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Michael Reeves is an American social media star, entrepreneur, and software developer, best known for his YouTube account which has amassed a fanbase of more than 4 million subscribers. He gained prominence for his DIY ideas that often included robots and machine programming.
Ventura, California, United States
He enrolled in the University of Hawaii at Manoa in Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, in 2016, to pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science.
Social Media Star, Software Developer, Entrepreneur
5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
58 kg or 128 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Michael Reeves has dated –
- Lily “LilyPichu” Ki (2020-Present) – On February 21, 2020, Lily confirmed they were dating. Michael also shares a birthday with her, although he is 6 years her junior.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Filipino descent.
Michael Reeves has endorsed brands such as –
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Michael Reeves Facts
- Both of his parents are immigrants.
- He started posting content on YouTube after he lost a job working as a software contractor for the United States government.
- Michael created a smart lock he named Doorman because he often gets locked out of his dorm room.
- He won 1st place at the Cyber Security Competition held at the Maui STEM Conference in May 2016.
- In October 2016, Michael co-founded INFIBIT LLC, a designing, computer programming, and complete online services company.
- Michael was given a Performance-Based Monetary Award for working on the Rural Hawaii Grant Project as part of the University of Hawaii Maui College in August 2016.
- He was the Head of the Software Department at Northern Arizona University, K-Jack Radio, between 2016 and 2017. He updated their website and mobile application and also taught object-oriented programming via Java to their students.
- His 1st video that went viral was titled The Robot That Shines a Laser in Your Eye, which was uploaded on April 17, 2017.
- Someone tried to hack his YouTube account by sending him a fake YouTube copyright complaint e-mail in October 2017.
- His video titled Electrocuting My Muscles to Force me to Dab, released on May 30, 2018, garnered more than 1 million views in the 1st week and more than 7.5 million views in total.
- Michale tweeted at Logan Paul and asked him whether he needed his dabbing invention in June 2018. Logan was not the inventor of the dance move but popularized it among the members of his fanbase.
- Michael isn’t bothered by the fact that he’s short except for 1 thing – taking pictures with people taller than him. Instead of trying to lift himself up, he figured a way to hook up electrodes that would spasm his friends’ leg muscles when the photographer presses the shutter button.
- He is a full-stack developer.
- Some people have compared him to Batman or Tony Stark for his gadget-building skills, while his goal is to be “the best damn Jimmy Neutron he can be.”
- Michael once signed a petition to rename water to “Zucc Juice”. Zucc is a mocking nickname for Mark Zuckerberg.
- On December 10, 2019, he joined OfflineTV, a group of content creators founded by William “scarra” Li in 2017, as its 7th member. Other members include Lily “LilyPichu” Ki, Imane “Pokimane” Anys, Federico “FedMyster” Gaytan, and Jeremy “Disguised Toast” Wang.
- He has collaborated with a fellow social media star and comedian, Gustav “Gus” Emil Johnson in the past.
Featured Image by Michael Reeves / Instagram