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Dawson Gurley (born: May 19, 1993 (1993-05-19) [age 27]), better known online as BigDawsTv, is an American YouTuber and prankster originally from Kansas. He is mostly known for his pranks which he uploads videos of them on his YouTube channel. Some of the pranks that he does are being a nerd, rapping and dunking to strangers, pulling various pranks anywhere such as at the gym or the library and much more. Dawson has another YouTube channel which is BigDawsVlogs where he mainly uploads his vlogs and posts them there.

At the end of June 2015, Dawson reached 1 million subscribers on his YouTube channel. He now has over 5.4 million subscribers and 800 million video views as of January 2019. He is one of the most popular pranksters on YouTube alongside MagicofRahat, who is currently inactive for almost a year now.

Personal Life

Dawson was born and raised in Kansas and later moved to Tempe, Arizona where he now resides. He began dating his girlfriend Kelly Cecil and is currently married to her.

Many people tell Dawson that he looks like NBA champion Klay Thompson. To prove it, he uploaded a video of him pretending to be Klay which has received over 15 million views.

Subscriber milestones

Note: the following dates are according to SocialBlade. Dates may vary by ~1 day (2 days if you live outside of North America) due to differences in time zones.

  • 1 million subscribers: June 30, 2015
  • 2 million subscribers: December 7, 2016
  • 3 million subscribers: October 23, 2017
  • 4 million subscribers: April 27, 2018
  • 5 million subscribers: September 17, 2018
  • 6 million subscribers: July 30, 2019
  • 7 million subscribers: March 3, 2020
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