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YouTube Stars Who Followed Their Passion and Became Millionaires

YouTube has become people’s frenzy these days. It’s one social network that is best known for entertainment and educational channels. Uploading a video on YouTube is just a cake walk. But we are going to introduce you with 7 YouTube stars, who published their skills, the talent on YouTube in order to pursue their passion. Guess what? – They are amongst the world’s millionaires now.

Read on to unfold the whole story.

1. Ian Andrew Hecox and Daniel Anthony Padilla: Smosh

Smosh’ is known for a sketch comedy act based on Pokémon games. Ian Andrew Hecox and Daniel Anthony Padilla are childhood best friends and founder of the channel. They rose to fame with 6 billion views and over 22 million subscribers. Smosh is still a hit on YouTube.

2. PewDiePie

Name sure twists your tongue but the whole story might just blow your mind. Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, known as PewDiePie has 49 million subscribers. And this one beats Rihanna’s Vevo account. This hot-dog seller followed his passion and made a successful career out of it. Truly very inspiring!

3. Lilly Singh

Lilly Singh Youtuber

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Her story is truly inspiring as she started making videos while struggling with depression. The Canadian girl started making videos full of sarcasms on her ethnic Punjabi culture and regular daily life issues. She made a big fortune out of her passion and depression.

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4. Michelle Phan

Michelle Phan

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Michelle released her official makeup video in 2010. You will be surprised to know that she is a self-taught beauty expert. She also co-founded a beauty product subscription service called Ipsy. Its value is over $500 million.

5. Rosanna Pansino

Rosanna Pansino

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Her passion for baking made her a YouTube star. She simply followed her grandmothers recipes and her show called “Nerdy Nummies”, became extensively popular on YouTube. She then went on to publish her cookbook which was featured on the New York Times bestsellers’ list.

6. Fine Brothers

Fine Brothers

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Benny and Rafi fine uploaded funny videos that went viral. Their channel became so popular that it earned them a TV show with Nickelodeon.

You can also read: Top 6 Popular Indian YouTube Celebrities With Highest Number of Subscribers

7. Lindsey Stirling

Lindsey Stirling

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You will be amazed to know that Stirling, a performance artist, violinist, was initially rejected by a record company. She found success through her YouTube channel which won her the 2015 Billboard Music Awards for Top Dance/Electronic Album.

After completing my studies and getting a decent job I wanted to do something creative. I firmly believed that there should be a hobby that helps you to earn. Thus I made my hobby of writing into my part-time profession and started to write from the last two years. My journey as a writer has enriched me.

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Check Out These 6 Successful Transgender Icons Who are Changing The World by Breaking Stereotypical Mindset

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6 Successful Transgender Icons Who are Breaking Stereotypical Mindset

You might be familiar that how difficult it is to face the world when you are judged n the basis of your sexuality. Most of us must have seen how the transgender community is treated and how they have been abused and exploited badly in the society they live in. Unlike common ones, they have to work hard to prove their identity and to make their life better (To become Successful Transgender Icons). They need to walk on a tough path so that they can also make their space in this world and live up freely as we all do.

We have brought up some great examples which are no less than an inspiration for everyone and the transgender community as well. They have proved that they are not less than anyone and can do even better than most of us. Take a look at each one of them who has set up an example in their respective field and are doing great.

You can also read: 7 Powerful Women Who Are Making A Difference

We salute them for their courageous stand and will which brought them here:

1. Sathyasri Sharmila, India’s first transgender lawyer

Sathyasri Sharmila

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Breaking the glass ceiling and the stereotypical mindset of many, Sathyashri Sharmila who hails from the state Tamil Nadu has become India’s first transgender lawyer after completing studies in law so that she can fight against the injustice faced by their hijra or transgender community.

2. Joyita Mondal, India’s first transgender judge

Joyita Mondal

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Joyita Mondal has become India’s first transgender judge. At an age of 29, she has been appointed at Lok Adalat in north Bengal in October 2017. Besides this achievement, she was also closely working with some leading transgender rights organizations. She also has got a degree in law.

You can also read: 10 Most Beautiful and Intellectual Female IAS/IPS Officers of India

3. Prithika Yashini, India’s first transgender police officer

Fighting against all the odds that came in between her struggle, Prithika Yashini became India’s first transgender police-officer even after she was declared failed by one mark. To prove everyone wrong, she got her score re-evaluated in the physical examination and came out clear with good numbers.

4. Shabi, India’s first transgender soldier

Shabi, India's first transgender soldier

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Another great example in the history of successful transgender is Shabi. She is India’s first transgender soldier who has joined the Marine Engineering Department of the Eastern Naval Command, eight years ago. Later on, she also underwent the sex reassignment surgery in 2016 in Delhi and then she has joined the naval base in Vishakhapatnam.

You can also read: Top 5 Female Scriptwriters Representing The Face Of Indian Cinema

5. Padmini Prakash, India’s first transgender news anchor

Padmini Prakash

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Padmini Prakash has been appointed as India’s first transgender news anchor for a local news channel, LOTUS TV. She is a multi-talented woman as she is also a trained Bharatnatyam dancer and has acted well in Tamil daily soaps.

6. Manabi Bandopadhyay, India’s first transgender college principal

Manabi Bandopadhyay

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What a multi-talented woman she is! No one would have ever imagined that a transgender woman can also be a college principal. She has become India’s first transgender to become the college principal of Women’s College. She is also the first one among the transgender community to complete her Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree.

You can also read: Top 10 Glammed Up News Anchors in India You did Not Know

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Senior Journalist Ravish Kumar Wins Most Prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award

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Ravish Kumar Wins Most Prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award

One of the senior Indian Journalist who works for NDTV news channel, Ravish Kumar has been awarded the 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award which is one of the most prestigious awards also regarded as the Asian version of the Nobel Prize. This year, five individuals including him were declared winners of the award. The other four winners are Ko Swe Win from Myanmar who is also a journalist, Raymundo Pujante Cayabyad from the Philippines who is a musician,

Kim Jong-Ki from South Korea who is an activist and Angkhana Neelapaijit who is a human rights activist from Thailand. Ravish Kumar NDTV’s senior executive editors and one of the most influential TV journalists.

He runs a program named as “Prime Time” which deals with real-life incidents and problems of the ordinary people.

Let’s know more about him

Ravish Kumar Wins Ramon Magsaysay Award

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Ravish Kumar, born and brought up in Jitwarpur village in Bihar. He has joined New Delhi Television Network (NDTV) news channel in 1996 where he just started his career of journalism as a field reporter. He is a sober, incisive and well-informed editor and journalist.

Ravish Kumar easily interacts with poor people, travels extensively and uses social media platforms to stay in touch with the huge audience that watches him. This is how he makes stories about his famous program.

Ravish Kumar deserves to win this award as he is like the voice for the voiceless through his ethical journalism and unfaltering commitment towards his profession. These were the words said by the board of trustees while electing Kumar for the 2019 Ramon Magsaysay award.

The award will be presented at a ceremony in Manila on 9 September 9,2019, where the winners will receive a certificate and a medal with an embossed image of Ramon Magsaysay, as per the sources.

Other than him who got Ramon Magsaysay Award-

1. Ko Swe Win, editor-in-chief:

Ko Swe Win who is the editor-in-chief of the Yangon-based investigative news outlet Myanmar now. He also received Asia’s most prestigious award. Do you know? He is the seventh citizen from Myanmar to receive this honour.

2. Raymundo Pujante Cayabyab, Musician:

He is an eminent musician from the Philippines. He also served as a music faculty at the University of the Philippines. He also runs a music studio along with his wife. He is well-known for his music and has conducted free music workshops for thousands of student in the country.

3. Kim Jong-Ki, anti-bullying campaigner:

Kim Jong-Ki

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Kim Jong-Ki who is from South Korea is an anti-bullying campaigner who brilliantly tackles youth suicide in South Korea. She got encouragement for this after losing her 16 years old son who took his life after he got bullied in school.

4. Angkhana Neelapaijit, human right activist:

Angkhana Neelapaijit

via: YouTube

Angkhana Neelapaijit from Thailand is a human right activist also one of them who got this award. She chose to become a human right activist after her husband got abducted and later murdered for helping troubled Muslim region of Southern Thailand

The award will be presented at a ceremony in Manila on 9 September 9, 2019, where the winners will receive a certificate and a medal with an embossed image of Ramon Magsaysay, as per the sources. So, apart from Indian Journalist Ravish Kumar, these four also receive the Nobel Prize who are doing great in their relevant fields.

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VG Siddhartha, The ‘Man Behind Cafe Coffee Day’ Who Put His Life To Death

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You must be familiar that entrepreneur VG Siddhartha who is best known as the ‘King of Coffee’ among everyone has put his life to an end. Yes! this is utterly shocking that the man behind coffee is no more between us. He had committed suicide and his dead body has been found on the banks of Netravati River in Dakshin Kanna district of Karnataka after two days after he went missing.

We can’t express our grief in words that how the man has impacted the lives of millions of people by introducing the coffee in a beautiful way which has helped us to make the bonds of relationship between our friends or closed ones stronger that we can never forget. Curious to know more about him? Let us take you through the journey of his life from the very beginning.

Read on to know more about VG Siddhartha, the chairman of our very favourite coffee chain ‘Café Coffee Day’.

His Family Background

VG Siddhartha

via: Twitter

Siddhartha comes from a family that has an impeccable history of growing coffee. Though he had a very strong family business of growing and selling coffee, still he doesn’t want to enter this industry as he aspired to be an investment banker at a reputed firm in Mumbai.  With the passion to become an investment banker, he completed his Master’s degree in Economics from Mangalore University. And, in the year 1994, he launched his investment firm by the name ‘Sivan Securities’.

You can also read: 7 Important Lessons To Learn After Getting Failure in Your Life

The launch of CCD

The launch of CCD

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He gave birth to CCD in August 1996. It was when he opened his first CCD outlet in Bengaluru’s most visited shopping street, Bridge road. And, we better know about the brand new and how well it has done. Besides maintain its strong presence in Indi, it has also expanded in countries like Austria, Czech Republic, and Malaysia, with more than 1,750 stores across India and 60,000 plus vending machines.

Besides running the coffee business, he had other businesses too

VG Siddhartha, The 'Man Behind Cafe Coffee Day'

via: Twitter

The CCD owner has other businesses too besides coffee selling and plantation like logistics, technology parks, financial services and investments in technology and software companies.

You can also read: Heart Touching Story of This 5 Years Old Caretaker of Her Grandma and Great Grandma

Life to an end

VG Siddhartha

Siddhartha’s letter to CCD employees via: Twitter

Since Monday when he went missing, people were blind guessing about him and his whereabouts. Finally, the police had found him after performing extensive research for more than 36 hours. Even he wrote a heartbreaking letter explaining the reason for his sudden breakdown.

The reason he mentioned there in the letter was his incapability of creating a profitable business model for CCD despite putting many efforts. After listening to the news of his demise, people have started condoling the tragedy and have shared their favourite memories which they have made over coffee.

VG Siddhartha

via: Twitter

Many of them even tweeted on the Twitter platform also regarding their sweetest memories, where everyone has appraised CCD and its mind-blowing outlets that have made people enjoy a lot.

Women spoke about how CCD washrooms have helped so much to them while travelling on long routes:

A mother was fascinated once by the kind act of CCD workers when he wanted milk for his son:

So, this was Siddhartha’s inspiring story and how he ended up his life on a sad note leaving all the coffee lovers in tears behind.

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