In the mid-1980s, Till has a daughter from hi first romantic involvement with an unknown girl called Nele in 1985. He rose her being a single father for about seven years. In the early 1990s, Till got married for the first time in his life. He got married to Anja Köseling. As a loving husband and wife, they welcomed a daughter named Marie Louise. She was born in 1993. They are now divorced.
At the age of 11, Till joined Empor Rostock Sports Club. There he became active in several sports. In 1977, he got enrolled at a boarding school and studied there for the next three years. His parents called off their married life when he was still young.
In 1978, he took part in European Junior Swimming Championships. He was ranked 11th in the 1500m freestyle and seventh in the 400 m freestyle. He was also listed in the 1980 Olympics in Moscow; however, he was unable to participate in this Olympic because of his injury. Later, he took the job of an apprentice carpenter, a gallery technician, a peat cutter, and a basket weaver.
He has been active in the music industry since the early 1980s. In 1984, he formed a Schwerin-based punk rock band First Arsch serving as a lead drummer. Paul H. Landers and Richard Zven Kruspe were the other two members of this band. They were also called as First Art. In 1992, they released their only album Saddle Up.
In 1994, he formed a German Neue Deutsche Härte band Rammstein. He served as the lead vocalist of this band, Richard Z. Kruspe and Paul H. Landers served in the guitar. Christoph "Doom" Schneider was named the drummer, Oliver "Ollie" Riedel served as the bassist and Christian "Flake" Lorenz as a keyboardist.
In 1994, they did their first concert tour under the name Herzeleid Tour. They promoted their first studio album on this tour. Their debut album Herzeleid was finally released on 29th of September 1995. Their second album Sehnsucht was released in 25th of August 1997.
Till is also an actor and has been active in acting since the late 1990s. IN 1999, he starred in the French romantic drama film Pola X. In 2003, he starred the role of Viktor in the comedy movie Amundsen der Pinguin. He is also known for his appearance in the movie Vinzent. His net worth is $4 million.