Kim Dotcom, who is also known as Kimble and Kim Tim Jim Vestor, is a political activist and German-Finnish Internet entrepreneur. Kim Dotcom lives in Queenstown, New Zealand. Kim Dotcom became famous in Germany in the 1990s as an Internet entrepreneur. Kim currently resides in Queenstown.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 School/College University
- 4 Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Affair, Relationship, Dating, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Kim Dotcom Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Kim Dotcom was born on January 21st, 1974, in Kiel, West Germany. Kim gained popularity in the 90s’ as an internet before he even founded 2 of his biggest websites, Megaupload in 2005 and Mega, in 2013. In 2012, the United States Department of Justice seized its website and pressed charges against Dotcom, including criminal copyright infringement, money laundering, racketeering, and wire fraud. In the meantime, Kim is going through lengthy legal proceedings and appeals to avoid being extradited to the United States.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Kim Schmitz|
|Age:||46 years old|
|Birth Date:||21st January 1974|
|Birth Place:||Kiel, West Germany|
|Nationality:||German and Finnish|
|Children:||Keera Dotcom, Kobi Dotcom, Kimmo Dotcom, Kaylo Dotcom, and Kylee Dotcom|
|Profession:||Internet Entrepreneur and political activist.|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$220 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Having been born on January 21st, 1974, Kim Dotcom is currently 46 years old. Kim Dotcom stands at 6 feet 7 inches tall and weighs 141 kilograms. Kim Dotcom has blue eyes, and his hair is dark brown.
When it comes to education, there are very few details about his educational background. For his early education, Kim Dotcom joined the Hauptschule School, a secondary school in Germany. Whether he joined college or university is still a mystery to the General Public.
Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Kim Dotcom was born on January 21st, 1974, to father of German ancestry and his mother, Anneli Miettinen, who is of Finnish ancestry. Kim Dotcom posse’s two nationalities, Finnish and German. His religion is unavailable to the public. Kim Dotcom supports the Internet Party.
Married, Affair, Relationship, Dating, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
From 2007 to 2014, Kim was in a relationship with Mona Verg. The two later separated thanks to their unresolvable marriage issues. The two had five children together, Kaylo Kimm, Kobi, and the twins Kylee and Keera. Currently, Kim is married to Elizabeth Donnelly, whom he started dating in 2016 and married in 2018.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||2009|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Kim Dotcom Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Elizabeth Donnelly|
|Kids:||Keera Dotcom, Kobi Dotcom, Kimmo Dotcom, Kaylo Dotcom, and Kylee Dotcom|
Professional Life and Career
In the year 2000, Kim founded a security company named Data Project and landed a contract with Lufthansa. Kim later invested the money he got in the development of a car internet controlled system known as the “Megacar.” In 2001, Kim became a shareholder of ‘let’s buy it.com’ through the purchase of shares worth 375000 Euros.
This purchase spiked the share prices of which Kim made a profit of 1.5 million Euros. Kim later escaped into Thailand out of fear of prosecution by the German authorities as they had proven criminal intent on Kim’s purchase of these shares.
In 2003, Kim pleaded guilty for embezzlement of funds and received a suspended sentence. During the same year, Kim started the company ‘Kimpire limited’ while in Hong Kong and registered it there. Kim later moved to New Zealand in 2009, where he was granted residency under the investors plus category.
While in New Zealand Kim has shown political interests leading to the formation of the internet party in 2013but he was not eligible to contest for any political seat due to his citizenship status
Awards & Nominations
At present, Kim Dotcom has not won any award or nomination. However, his work has been widely recognized by many of his fans and the general public thanks to the amazing performance.
Kim Dotcom Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020
The Net worth of Kim Dotcom as of August 2020, is estimated at $220 million. Kim Dotcom’s major earning are attributed to his Famous Website known as Megaupload. He has earned this net worth from his work as an entrepreneur. He has been in the industry for over one decade.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Kim dotcom has been involved in legal battles fighting his extradition to the United States, where charges have been leveled against him. According to the FBI, Mr. Dotcom’s Megaupload site earned millions of dollars by facilitating illegal file-sharing. Mr. Dotcom has vehemently denied these charges and is fighting in court against being extradited to the U.S, where he could face a lengthy jail term if found guilty.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Kim Dotcom Facebook page has around 25,223 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 738,000 followers. Kim Dotcom Instagram account has around 30,500 followers, while on YouTube, Kim Dotcom has around 500,000 subscribers.
Though there is a legal tussle between Kim Dotcom and American authorities over privacy issues relating to Kim’s companies. Kim still remains a force to reckon with in internet entrepreneurship.