YouTube content creator Mr. Beast

Kenyan celebrity Diana Marua has become the first Kenyan YouTuber to be awarded the prestigious Golden Plaque by the YouTube community.

This is after she clocked 1 million subscribers on the streaming platform. Diana could not hide her happiness and she posted on her Instagram page thanking her fans for always supporting her consistently saying they are the ones who have made her reach where she is now.

Let's look who are other celebrities who have won the award too:

PewDiePie (Felix Kjellberg)

Channel: PewDiePie

Subscribers: Over 110 million

Content: Initially known for gaming videos, PewDiePie has expanded to vlogs, comedy sketches, and commentary on internet culture.

Dude Perfect

Channel: Dude Perfect

Subscribers: Over 61 million

Content: Famous for their incredible trick shots, sports challenges, and entertainment skits featuring multiple members.

MrBeast (Jimmy Donaldson)

Channel: MrBeast

Subscribers: Over 104 million

Content: Known for attention-grabbing stunts, challenges, and philanthropic giveaways where he often gives away large sums of money.

Markiplier (Mark Edward Fischbach)

Channel: Markiplier

Subscribers: Over 32 million

Content: Specializes in Let's Play gaming videos, animated storytelling, and charity livestreams.

Emma Chamberlain

Channel: Emma Chamberlain

Subscribers: Over 12 million

Content: Focuses on lifestyle vlogs, fashion, beauty, and comedic commentary, resonating with a younger audience.

James Charles

Channel: James Charles

Subscribers: Over 27 million

Content: A beauty guru known for makeup tutorials, collaborations with other influencers, and product reviews.

These creators have not only amassed large followings on YouTube but have also influenced trends and content styles across the platform. The Golden Play Button is a recognition of their significant impact and popularity among global audiences.