Wilbur Soot

General Facts about Wilbur Soot

  • Full name: William Patrick Spencer Gold
  • Birthday: 14th September 1996
  • Place of Birth: England
  • Star Sign: Virgo
  • Nationality: English
  • Occupation: YouTube content creator, singer, video editor
  • Net worth: $1.7 Million
  • Marital Status: Unmarried

William is a social media personality who streams video games on Twitch and his YouTube channel titled WilburSoot. Unlike other content creators, humor features in all his content. He was a member and an editor of a YouTube group channel called SootHouse. However, in 2019, he announced on Twitch that this group was taking a long break.

His Family Background

William was born on 14th September 1996 in London, England. He explained in a 2020 interview that mainly, his mother raised him because his parents divorced when he was young. Growing up, he lived in Brighton and then moved to London. He studied at Sussex Downs College, Lewes.

In 2020, William announced in a video stream that he was moving back to Brighton.

His Career Background

His career on YouTube began in 2008 when he launched his first YouTube channel titled Settings66 with another content creator. In 2011, he found another channel called Minecraft and Donuts, also in collaboration. He created his third channel, A Little Brit of Will, in 2013. The three channels are still on YouTube, but they are inactive.

After those attempts at launching a career on YouTube, he joined the platform again with a group called SootHouse, a seven-member team of content creators who would read and discuss hilarious Reddit posts. The members would read subreddits like r/creepyPMs and r/relationships and add their touch of comedy to the posts. The channel launched on 16th April 2017, and it shut down on 28th July 2019. The channel is inactive, but it has 1.34 million subscribers as of 2022.

He then went back to solo content though he had started his channel on 29th March 2019, about three months before he announced that SootHouse was taking a break. His YouTube channel, titled Wilbur Soot, has 6.24 million subscribers so far (July 2022).

On Twitch, he has 4.5 million followers as of July 2022. He streams games like Minecraft, Rocket League, and Rust. He streams games on Twitch and posts the recorded stream on his YouTube channel.

What is Wilbur Soot’s height?

Wilbur Soot is 6 feet and 5 inches tall and roughly 58 kg in weight. Wilbur has an intriguing and endearing personality. He has a handsome face and a powerful physique. His mesmerizingly blue eyes and imposing physical features only emphasize how young he appears.

His Music

In December 2020, he released a song titled Your New Boyfriend on his channel, with 20 million views (as of January 2021). As with his other content, there is humor in his songs too. His previous song, Internet Ruined Me, has 5.6 million views, and he released it in May 2020.

His Personal Life

In 2020, he was rumored to be dating Niki Nihachu. However, in a Twitch chat, Niku said nothing happened between them, and even if they had something else going on other than gaming together, they would have still kept it private. William also mentioned in a Twitch interview that he wasn’t dating. The rumor began after he played The Rajjchelor, a Twitch equivalent of The Bachelor, where he eliminated the other contests and chose Niku.


Written by Husein Gradasevic

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