Jacob Pina has earned a name for himself as a ‘Thumb Guy’ on TikTok where he has 1 million+ followers. He has the unusual ability to dislocate and extend his thumb to 5 inches long.
This earned him fame and recognition along with an interview with the mainstream news outlet, The Boston Globe. This wiki-article explores the details of Jacob Pina’s professional and personal life, so delve in to learn more about him.
Bio — Age, Birthday, Zodiac
As Famous Birthday remarked, Jacob Pina was born on 18 January 1999. He turned 21 years old while celebrating his birthday in 2020.
While celebrating, he secured Capricorn as his zodiac sign.
Jacob Pina Wiki — Parents, Siblings, Hometown
Hailing from the hometown of Westport, Massachusetts, Jacob Pina was born to his anonymous father and his mother Karen Pragana.
While his father hides away from the spotlight, subsequent to the online fame of Jacob, Karen also shared the spotlight interviewing on major online news outlets including The Boston Globe.
His parents raised him along with his possible siblings, but like his father, they too remain anonymous as of the time of penning this wiki.
Jacob Pina Height, Weight, Distinct Features
Like an average guy, Jacob Pina stood at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.77 meters), while weighing 61 kilograms (134 lbs) at the same time. But, the long thumb which he has shocked the world TikTok making him a celebrity of a sort.
This distinct feature of Jacob also got him millions of views on TikTok with a huge number of followers on the platform. As remarked by his mother, he is a lanky guy with other body parts in proportionate size.
Social Media Reach: IG, Twitter, FB, TikTok
Nobody, not even Jacob Pina thought he would garner fame with a long appendage on his body. Yet, again he did it and in a very short time period.
As everyone knows, Jacob initially explored the potentiality to go viral on TikTok. And as of the August of 2020, the platform earned him 1.1 million followers. Likewise, he created an Instagram account where he boasts 38.7k followers.
However, locating him on Twitter proved to be impossible, and chances are he might not have an account on the platform. But on the contrary, Jacob is on Facebook and gets in touch with his followers occasionally.
Jacob Pina Net Worth, Job, Education
Jacob was in his freshman year in Bishop Connolly High School when he discovered his hidden ability. Compared to his friends, it was longer than usual so, his peers started joking about it. His mother also noticed the abnormality, she often told him it was all because of playing video games as a joke.
But, TikTok on a phase of the boom, Jacob decided to hop on the videos creating and sharing app TikTok in 2019. The first video which he made of his thumb, he posted it in August of 2019.
The video earned him 3.5 million views as of the time of this writing. But the third video where she actually spoke about his thumb went on to garner 28 million views, making him an official viral sensation.
Since the time, he consistently posted funny videos that revolved around his long thumb. His videos even earned him the name ‘Thumb Guy.’ Watching the video, people often reacted with surprise, disgust, and were filled with the same type of questions.
Following the fame, he went on getting interviewed by The Boston Globe where he shared that, he shared that he actually went to his doctor to know if part of his thumb had some underlying problems.
But the doctor concluded it was actually weird how Jacob extends his finger, but he had no problem. Plus, Jacob shared that he never felt pain while dislocating and extending the finger.
As of 2020, he attends Roger Williams University as a college student.
Jacob’s long finger has not only brought him fame, but also the payment for the sponsored posts. He bags an estimated net worth below $100 thousand from his earning in TikTok.
Jacob Pina Girlfriend, Dating, Gay
Jacob earned his share of fame with only a thumb. Though his talent might overshadow his personality, the nature of the posts he makes suggests he is a very funny guy in person.
And for sure, girls dig that in a boy, so, he has to have a secret girlfriend which he prefers not to show off in social media. Though his dating life remains a mystery, he must’ve dated once at least.
But, a guy in his college, not appearing on social media with a potential girlfriend, brewed a question if he was actually gay. But, unless he confirms his sexuality, speculating him to be gay wouldn’t be right.
Last modified: August 28, 2020