What is Ronnie 2k’s real name?
Ronnie Singh was born in the USA on 14 November 1982 – his zodiac sign is Scorpio and he holds American nationality. He is a YouTuber who is best known as Ronnie2K, for his channel onto which he mostly uploads content related to the video game franchise “NBA 2K”.
Childhood and education
Ronnie was raised an only child in the US by his father who was a truck driver, and his mother who was a seamstress.
He became interested in basketball at a very early age, as he and his peers would often play it in the streets, after enrolling at a local elementary school, Ronnie started playing for his school’s team. Upon enrolling at Redwood High School, he continued to play but wasn’t good enough to play for the school’s team, and thus decided to focus on other things, but still served as the school’s basketball commentator.
Upon matriculating in 2000, Ronnie enrolled at the University of California, San Diego from which he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in management science in 2004.
Career as a YouTuber and other ventures
Before deciding to focus on his career on the internet, Ronnie worked at the Morrison and Forester Company as their legal assistant, staying there for over a year before he started working at Fish and Richardson as their litigation support manager.
He quit in November 2005 to work as a freelancer, and has since helped numerous people launch their careers in the field of management, and has also developed a web application. For two years, Ronnie worked at the Golden Baseball League as a director of operations, as well as director of human resources.
Ronnie launched his YouTube channel on 28 September 2011, and it currently counts over 50,000 subscribers, while all his videos combined have attracted nearly half a million views – his two most popular videos as of October 2020 are “NBA 2K15 MyPark – Ronnie2K Teams Up With Paul George & LD2K At Rivet City!”, viewed nearly 300,000 times since 31 October 2014, and “Ronnie 2Kicks | Kyrie 4 Road to 99 Alt Confetti”, watched over 34,000 times since 28 June 2018.
Ronnie is perhaps most popular on Twitter, as he usually tweets several times each day, and has thus gathered over 1.3 million followers. He is also active on Instagram, as he is followed by over a million people, while he has uploaded around 320 pictures – most of his content is related to basketball, while Ronnie also uploads pictures taken during his everyday life. He is followed by just a bit over 100 people on Facebook, and his TikTok channel counts nearly 350,000 followers, and over 4.4 million ‘likes’ of all his videos and pictures combined.
Love life and son
Ronnie hasn’t talked about any women he might have dated, as he prefers to keep his personal matters to himself, and this is why there are many people who believe Ronnie to be gay. There are also rumors circulating the internet that he was once married, and that the two split after two years of being together, however, Ronnie hasn’t addressed any of these rumors.
There is a YouTuber who is posing as Ronnie’s son, and people started to believe that Ronnie indeed has a son, but is keeping him away from the media’s attention. On 22 March 2019, Ronnie tweeted that the boy isn’t his son, and that he doesn’t have a clue who he is.
Ronnie hasn’t been seen spending time with any women lately, so as of October 2020, he is single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Ronnie’s main hobby is travelling, and he has been all around the US to watch NBA matches and then report from these on his social media networks. He likes to meet NBA players, coaches and other analysts, and has uploaded numerous pictures with various people onto his Instagram account. He is still very sporting and occasionally plays basketball and soccer with his friends.
Ronnie is a lover of animals who had several pets while growing up, but doesn’t have any today because he travels very often.
In his spare time, Ronnie likes to watch movies, and his favorite actors and actresses are Bill Murray, Michael Jordan and Anne Hathaway, and a few of his favorite movies are “Space Jam”, “The Groundhog Day” and “One Day”.
Height, age and net worth
Ronnie’s age is 37. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 6ft 5ins (1.95m) and he weighs around 195lbs (88kgs).
As of October 2020, his net worth has been estimated at over $2 million.