Yousef Saleh Erakat

About Yousef Saleh Erakat

Who is it?: YouTube personality, comedian, prankster, rapper, vlogger, motivational speaker
Birth Day: January 22, 1990
Birth Place: Fremont California, United States
Occupation: YouTuber, vlogger, comedian, prankster, actor, rapper
Also known as: fouseyTUBE, fousey
Channel: fouseyTUBE
Years active: 2011–present
Genre: Comedy Pranks Fitness Skits Vlogs
Subscribers: 10 million+
Total views: 1.4 billion+
Network: Collective Digital Studio
Associated acts: RomanAtwood
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Yousef Saleh Erakat

Yousef Saleh Erakat was born on January 22, 1990 in Fremont California, United States, is YouTube personality, comedian, prankster, rapper, vlogger, motivational speaker. With over 9 million subscribers on YouTube, Yousef Erakat is an innovative user of the video sharing media who creates entertaining and provoking videos. These have garnered a large viewership across the globe, especially among the Middle Eastern diaspora. He has created videos in a variety of formats, including fitness videos, pranks and motivational talks. His videos are always daring and innovative, they try to look at things or do things from a different angle. Erakat is a hands-on comedian who makes himself a part of the show. He is willing to try new acts and take on different or novel topics, and always brings an entertaining and bold approach to whatever he undertakes. He is also a rapper and released his first single ‘Prideland’ in 2015. He operates through multiple YouTube channels—the most popular one being fouseyTUBE—and is extremely active on all of them, and still retains a freshness and innovativeness. He is also a fitness enthusiast.
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Popular As Yousef Saleh Erakat
Occupation YouTubers
Age 33 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Born January 22, 1990 (Fremont California, United States)
Birthday January 22
Town/City Fremont California, United States
Nationality United States

🌙 Zodiac

Yousef Saleh Erakat’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Yousef Saleh Erakat was born in the Year of the Horse. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Horse love to roam free. They’re energetic, self-reliant, money-wise, and they enjoy traveling, love and intimacy. They’re great at seducing, sharp-witted, impatient and sometimes seen as a drifter. Compatible with Dog or Tiger.

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Yousef Erakat was born on January 22, 1990 in Fremont, California. His parents are of Palestinian origin. He has three older siblings, Mohammad, Ahmad, and Noura Erakat, who is a legal scholar. Erakat attended San Jose State University and majored in theatre arts. He moved to Los Angeles after graduating to pursue his acting career.


In 2012, Erakat was listed 3rd on the list of "40 Inspiring Muslims Under 40" by MBMuslima Magazine.


On July 1, 2014, Erakat uploaded a video to his vlog channel titled "WHY I WANTED TO END MY LIFE". In this video, Erakat discussed how he passed by a tattoo parlor and got a tattoo on a whim, followed by another. He later had a nervous breakdown due to the stigma in some Arab and Muslim families concerning tattoos and had them removed.


Erakat struggles with ongoing depression, addiction and bipolar disorder. He mentions it frequently in his daily vlogging, and also announced it on VH1. He was nominated for Pranks and Show of The Year at the 5th Streamy Awards, and on September 18, 2015, won the Show of The Year award.


Erakat embarked on a five-day tour with friend and YouTube star Roman Atwood called the "Roman vs Fousey Tour" on February 24, 2016. They performed in five states along the west coast as a preview/test for their upcoming 30-day tour of the same name.


On June 3, 2017, Yousef Erakat officially reached the YouTube milestone of 10 million subscribers, thus earning him a YouTube Diamond Play Button.

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