Bo Burnham Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 31.Oct.2017
Facts of Bo Burnham
Date of Birth: 1990 , August-21
Age:27 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 5 Inch
NameBo Burnham
Birth NameRobert Pickering Burnham
Nick NameBo
FatherScott Burnham
MotherPatricia Burnham
Birth Place/CityHamilton, Massachusetts
ProfessionYouTube personality, Comedian
Net Worth$ 3.5 million
Eye ColorGreen
Hair ColorBlonde
MarriedNot Yet
EducationSt. John's Preparatory School
AwardsNot Yet
MoviesFunny People
TV ShowZach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous
BooksEgghead, Untitled Burnham 1 Of 1
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Robert Pickering Burnham aka Boe Burnham, is an American comedian, poet as well as a singer. He is known best for his satirical and comic songs which are related to the social issues, the culture of celebrities and the comic nature.

His YouTube Channel has garnered him widespread attention and acclaim and has been the subject of his popularity.

Early Life and Education

He was born on 21 August 1990 to father Scott Burnham and mother Patricia. His father owns a construction company while his mother is a staff nurse.

Burnham was born in Massachusetts and grew up with his siblings Pete and Samm. He attended the Suffolk Law School and graduated also from the Cornell University. Before this, he studied at the St. John’s Preparatory School where he was involved in theatre and was a creative student.

He applied also to the University of Southern California, Yale University and was also accepted to the Tisch School of Art but decided to drop off to pursue his media career.


Burnham has gone on to sing a deal with Comedy Central Records for his awesome songs and has released his debut album named Bo Fo Sho on the year 2008. His second album entitled Words Words Words was released on 2010 and earned him critical acclaim.

Comedy Central was where his first comedy live was aired and he has also made a large fan following on the short video website Vine. He is also popular on Netflix and he has been made first in the Stand Up Showdown according to votes.

His career and success has made him popular widely and the fact can be confirmed by the fact that his videos have been viewed over 209 million times on YouTube.

Apart from his website career, he also has starred in the MTV series Zach Stone is Gonna Be Famous and has released his poetic collection Egghead: Or, You Can’t Survive on Ideas Alone. 

Personal Life

Bo Burnham is currently unmarried. He is not dating anyone publicly. His personal life has been well hidden under the fame. 

He has never been rumored to be a bi-sexual or gay. He also never has had children according to his bio. Fans of this incredibly talented lad sure hope that more details are available about him soon. 

Net Worth and Body Measurements

Burnham has attained a lot of fame and a huge net worth of $3.5 million owing to his success on YouTube, Vine and as an actor. His actual salary, however, is not known. He has a height of 6 feet and 5 inches and an incredibly sexy body which appeals to his fans.