Evan Spiegel

Evan Spiegel

Who is Evan Spiegel?

Evan Spiegel is an  American-French businessman. He is a member of the American Collegiate social fraternity called "Kappa Sigma" fraternity.  Spiegel became the world's youngest self-made billionaire in 2015 at the age of  25-year-old. He ranks 1135th position in the World's Billionaire list of 2020. He ranked 225th position in the "Forbes Wealthiest Americans 400" in 2019 and 76th in "Richest in 2017". Her twitter account is "Evan Spiegel" and has 68.4K followers. 

Famous For 

  • the co-founder and CEO of the American social media company "Snap Inc."
  • the youngest billionaire in the world in 2015

Early Life of Evan Spiegel 

Evan Spiegel was born on June 4, 1990, in Los Angeles, California, USA. His birth name is Evan Thomas Spiegel. He holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His Zodiac sign is Gemini. He is a follower of Christianity. His father's name is John W. Spiegel and his mother's name is Melissa Ann Thomas. His parents are lawyers. He has two sisters named Lauren Spiegel and Caroline Spiegel. He was raised up in Pacific Palisades, California. He studied at the Crossroads School for Arts and Sciences in Santa Monica and attended Stanford University. 

Career of Evan Spiegel 

  • As a student, Evan worked as a paid intern for a biomedical company, as a career instructor in Cape Town, South Africa, and at Intuit on the TxtWeb project.
  •  In April 2011, while studying product design at Stanford University Spiegel proposed a messaging app as a class project.
  • Later that year, Spiegel worked with fellow Stanford classmates Bobby Murphy and Reggie Brown on the same project and developed a multimedia messaging app called "Snapchat".
  • With the development of Snapchat  Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy founded an American camera and social media company "Snap Inc." on September 16, 2011. 
  •  On December 31, 2013, "Snapchat" was hacked and 4.6 million usernames and phone numbers were leaked to the Internet.
  •  In May 2014,  "Snap Inc."acquired the software company AddLive and reached an agreement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) following the leak, citing misinterpretations on storage of user data and the fact that "snaps" can still be accessed regardless of its expiration.
  • In May 2015, the company moved from its original headquarters to Venice Beach, Los Angeles on lease.
  •  In January 2017 it was reported that  Murphy and Evan Spiegel would hold over "70% of the voting power" of their company "Snap Inc.", and own around 45% of the total stock.
  • Evan Spiegel completed his degree requirements and graduated from Stanford in 2018. 
  • In June 2020, Snapchat announced the creation of its first-ever “shoppable” original show: “The Drop,” focused on “exclusive streetwear collabs” from celebrities and designers.

Personal Life of Evan Spiegel 

Evan Spiegel and Wife Miranda Kerr

Evan Spiegel is a married man. He began dating Australian Supermodel Miranda Kerr in 2015.  Evan and Miranda had first met at a Louis Vuitton dinner in New York in 2014. They became engaged on July 20, 2016, and got married in Los Angeles on May 27, 2017. The couples welcomed their firstborn child, a baby son named Hart Kerr Spiegel on May 7, 2018, and a second son named Myles Spiegel in October 2019. 

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Body Measurement of Evan Spiegel 

Evan Spiegel is a handsome man with a well-maintained body physique. He stands 6 ft 1 inch tall and weighs 73 Kg. His Body Measurement is 40-31-12 inches. He has a straight sexual orientation. His eye color and hair color both are brown.   

Net worth of Evan Spiegel

As of 2020, The net worth of Evan Spiegel is estimated to be the US $3.5 billion and earned a whopping salary of $638 million in the year 2017. His primary source of income is the salary and investment or shares earned from his own company "Snap Inc.". He owns a 7,164 square foot, $12 million mansion in Los Angeles. 

10 real Facts of Evan Spiegel 

1. Snapchat was first named as "Picaboo". 

2. Spiegel won the Crunchies Best Mobile Application award in 2013. 

3. He was honored with the Eddy Award presented by the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation in 2015. 

4. His company "Snap Inc." grew at a phenomenal rate over the years since its establishment and in 2016, Snapchat hit 10 billion daily video views. 

5. Spiegel has donated nearly $65 million in Snap stock. 

6. Evan Spiegel once dated singer, Taylor Swift.

7. He dropped out of school to spend all of his time and give full focus on the development of Snapchat.

8. His first website called "Future Freshman" which he created in 2010 did not get success.

9.  He grew up with all of the amenities that a wealthy kid could ask for. 

10. When Snapchat started, Spiegel was terrified that other people in the tech sector would try to steal his ideas for the company. 

Evan Spiegel
Quick Facts of Evan Spiegel
Celebrated Name Evan Spiegel
Age 30 years old
Nick Name Evan Spiegel
Birth Name Evan Spiegel
Birth Date 1990-06-04
Gender Male
Profession American Businessman
Nationality American
Birth Nation America
Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA.
Ethnicity White
Famous for the co-founder and CEO of the American social media company "Snap Inc."
Awards Crunchies Best Mobile Application award(2013) and Eddy Award (2015)
Residence Los Angeles
Horoscope Gemini
Religion Christian
Father John W. Spiegel
Mother Melissa Ann Thomas
Sister Lauren Spiegel and Caroline Spiegel
University Stanford University
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Married
Wife Miranda Kerr (2017-Present)
Son Hart Kerr Spiegel and Myles Spiegel
Height 6 ft 1 inch
Weight 73 Kg
Body Measurement 40-31-12 inches (Chest-Waist-Biceps)
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Hair Style Short
Bearded Style Shaved and Cleaned
Net Worth US $3.5 billion (April 2020)
Source of Wealth Snap Inc.
Salary $638 million (2017)
Career Start 2011-Present
Job Entrepreneur
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