Updated: 04/25/2017 10:30 AM | First Published: 04/24/2017 05:20 PM

Thomas Sanders

Internet personality Thomas Sanders owes his fame and fortune to Vine and YouTube. Best known for his comedy vines, he collected over 7.4 billion loops and 8.3 million followers until the app’s demise in 2017. He is currently active on YouTube with 1.7 million subscribers. 

Thomas Sanders before fame

Born on April 24, 1989, Sanders grew up in Gainesville, Florida. He has three brothers named Patrick, Shea and Christian. 

He started making videos and uploading it to Vine under the name Foster_Dawg since the app’s launch in 2013.  This was the beginning of his successful online journey. He later changed the name to Thomas Sanders after he gained some fame.

YouTube success with channel "Thomas Sanders"

Popular for video series like Narrating People’s Lives, Shout Out Sunday, Musicals in Real Life, Pranks with Friends and Misleading Compliments, Thomas reached a million followers on Vine in October 2013. Over his short career on Vine that spanned from 2013 to 2017, he managed to add millions of more followers that expanded his popularity.

After Twitter decided to close Vine down, he focused his career from Vine to YouTube. Before that, he posted some videos and compilations of his vines on infrequent occasions. 

Sanders dedicates his time on YouTube posting sketches, stories, social justice, and collaborations. He plays various personas in his videos.

On Instagram, he has garnered over 1.3 million followers and has 438K followers on his Twitter @ThomasSanders.

Awards, nominations, and net worth

Sanders has been nominated for many awards throughout his career for videos on Vine and YouTube. He has won Ryan Seacrest’s Favorite Vine Celebrity Contest, Streamy Awards, and two Shorty Awards.

He grabbed his latest Shorty Awards on April 23, 2017. This is the first award he received for the work on YouTube. Shorty Awards honors the best content creators, actors and other personalities from social media.

Popularity in these social platforms only helped Thomas increase his net worth. His actual income and net worth are yet to be public but by looking at his success of Vine career and increasing success in YouTube we can only imagine his net worth increasing by every passing minute.

Name Thomas Sanders
Gender Male
Birthday April 24, 1989
Age 31 Years Old
Star Sign Taurus