Meet Charli D’Amelio, the influencer who has created an empire out of TikTok

Charli D’Amelio has become the first personality to become world-famous through TikTok

Charli D’Amelio has become the first personality to become world famous through TikTok. After youtubers and streamers, she has single-handedly coined the term tiktoker.

Barely 19 years old, she was born on May 1, 2004 in Norwalk, Connecticut, in the eastern United States. The daughter of photographer and model Heidi D’Amelio and former Republican candidate Marc D’Amelio, she has an older sister, Dixie.

Before starting her journey on the for the best social networks in 2019, she competed professionally in dance competitions for ten years, since she was 3 years old, according to


When she was in high school she opened her first TikTok account and, a year later, after having managed to position herself as the content creator with the most followers on the platform, she had to start attending classes virtually.

The teenager never found the reason why her fame attracted so many people, but at the time she managed to get her dances replicated in every corner of TikTok. That’s when he opened his YouTube channel, starting to spread his persona to all platforms, even publishing a book.

Her fame did not stop growing and in November 2020 she became the first person to reach 100 million followers on TikTok, at the same time she was already working with numerous music, clothing and cosmetics brands.

Charli D'Amelio

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