Ian Hecox Biography

Updated On Mar 28, 2019 Published On Dec 03, 2015
Facts of Ian Hecox
Date of Birth: 1987 , November-30
Birth Nation: United States
Name Ian Hecox
Birth Name Ian Hecox
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Sacramento, California, United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $3 million
Hair Color Black
Girlfriend Pamela Horton, Melanie Moat
Married No
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American comedian, Ian Hecox is one of the members of the Smosh duo. He is popular in the YouTube and has been posting several animated videos being Smosh duo. He has also his own name and that is shorter, smarter, more devious, dangerous and funnier one.

Ian Hecox Early life

Born as Ian Hecox on 30th of November 1987 in California, the United States of America to American parents, Ian was raised in a middle-class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Love Affairs & Girlfriend

In 2007, Ian met his first girlfriend Melanie Moat. Melanie Moat is also a YouTube personality and they met for the first time through the Smosh forums.

They began their love affairs since then and once they also wished to get married but it didn't happen as they called off their love life in 2014.

In 2015, Ian began dating Pamela Horton, an American YouTuber. The couple said to be still dating, but they barely make public appearances together.

Professional Life

Genius in IQ, Ian began his career as a body builder and he also took part in Mr. Universe event in 1998. But he was criticized for his appearance in this event. Then he quit it and began posting videos on his own on YouTube.

American web-based sketch, Smosh was formed by his friend Anthony Padilla. It was formed in 2003 and Ian later joined it. Ian also runs his own YouTube channel called IanH and because of its popularity, he changed its name to Smosh 2nd Channel in 2013.

Net Worth

As of 2019, Ian has a net worth of around $3 million. A major source of his income is his YouTube channel, and he also makes a good sum through sponsorships. 

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Born in California

November 30 , 1987

Born as Ian Hecox on 30th of November 1987 in California, United States of America to American parents, Ian was raised in middle class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity. He is of average height.

Joined Smosh

2003

Genius in IQ, Ian began his career as a body builder and he also took part in Mr. Universe event in 1998. American web-based sketch, Smosh was formed by his friend Anthony Padilla. It was formed in 2003 and Ian later joined it. 

Began posting videos in YouTube

2005

After he joined American web-based sketch, Smosh after its formation in 2003, they began posting various videos in the YouTube being Smosh duo. Within the short period of times, they became popular in the YouTube and they also got millions of fans. 

Began dating Melanie Moat

2007

In 2007, Ian met his first girlfriend Melanie Moat. Melanie Moat is also a YouTube personality and they met for the first time when they were in Smosh forums. They began their love affairs since the summer of 2007.

Broke up with Melanie Moat

September 12 , 2014

After they began dating each other from the end of 2007, Melanie also began writing articles for the Smosh website. For few years, they also had to be in long distance relationship. They also wished to get married but it didn't happen as they called off their love life in 2014.

Released Sexy Album

2010

At the end of 2005, they released Pokémon Theme Music Video. With the course of time, they began changing the types of videos and made their channel a diversified channel. In 2010, they released Sexy Album and the following year, they also released If Music Were Real.

Won 2006 YouTube Awards

2006

In an individual basis he has not won any individual awards but being the Smosh duo he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won several of them. In 2006, they were awarded with the 2006 YouTube Awards for Comedy.

Won 2013 Social Star Awards

2013

In 2013, he got nominated in lots of prestigious awards being the Smosh duo. That year, he was nominated in 2013 Social Star Awards for Most Popular Social Show and United States Social Media Star. He won this award from his later nomination.