Ryan Higa (born June 6, 1990), popularly addressed as nigahiga, is a renowned American Internet personality and YouTuber. Best known for his YouTube comedy videos, he began making videos in 2006 and was one of the platform’s most popular creators in its early years.
From 2009 until 2011, his main YouTube channel, nigahiga, was the most subscribed channel on YouTube for 677 straight days, a feat only PewDiePie has achieved.
Ryan Higa was the first person on YouTube to surpass the 2 million and 3 million subscriber milestones. In 2018, he established the Off the Pill podcast, which has featured top YouTubers and celebrities, including KevJumba, Andrew Yang, and Jeremy Lin.
|WIKI FACTS & ABOUT DATA|
|Full Name:||Ryan Higa|
|Born:||6 June 1990 (age 32 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Hilo, Hawaii, United States|
|Games:||Valorant; Minecraft; Among Us; League of Legends|
|Parents:||Wendell Higa, Luci Higa|
|Wife • Spouse:||Not Married|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||Arden Cho (2015-2020), Andrea Thi (2010), Tarynn Nago (2006-2010)|
|Occupation:||YouTuber • Internet Personality|
|Net Worth:||US$10 million|
Early Life & Education
Ryan Higa was born on June 6, 1990, in Hilo, Hawaii, United States. He was born to Wendell Higa (father) and Luci Higa (mother). He has an older brother named Kyle Higa and is of Okinawan origin.
He competed in judo as a child and possessed a black belt. He wrestled at Waiakea High School, receiving his diploma in 2008.
Ryan Higa was a nuclear medicine student at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, but dropped out to pursue his passion for content creation
Ryan Higa‘s girlfriends have accommodated Arden Cho (2015-2020), Andrea Thi (2010), and Tarynn Nago (2006-2010). He is not married and has no child.
While attending Waiakea High School, Ryan Higa and Sean Fujiyoshi began posting YouTube videos of themselves lip-syncing to songs in mid-2006. They immediately expanded their repertoire beyond songs, doing various comic acts. Tim Enos, Ryan Villaruel, Kyle Chun, and Tarynn Nago occasionally made cameo cameos.
In August 2009, Ninja Melk, a 26-minute short film about ninjas, was released. The plot centers around a ninja master named Master Ching Ching dispatching his student Lapchung (Bryson Murata) to locate a replacement.
Ryan Higa and Sean Fujiyoshi apprehended the villainous Bokchoy (Tim Enos) and his henchwoman Gina (Tarynn Nago).
Having amassed one of the highest-earning YouTubers and social media personalities, Ryan Higa has wrapped up an estimated net worth of US$10 million.
- Instagram handle: @notryanhiga
- YouTube: nigahiga
- Facebook: Ryan Higa
- Twitter: @therealryanhiga