Swedish Programmer Markus Persson (Notch) Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Affairs, Career & Net Worth


Markus Persson (Notch) is a famous and very talented Swedish video game programmer and designer. He was born on June 1, 1979, in Stockholm, Sweden. In addition, he holds a Swedish nationality and belongs to Finnish-Swedish ethnicity. Likewise, he was born to a very supportive family. His parents are Birger and Ritva whee his father was a railway employee and his mother was a Finnish nurse. However, there is no detailed information about his family and early life. While talking about his academic career, he attended the Tumba gymnasium from 1995 till 1998. Later, he studied at Säbyskolan and in Rotebergs Skola. In addition, he did an online programming course.


Personal Life

He is an unmarried man of 40 years old. There is no news about his affairs and relationship yet. As for now, he is living happily with his family and friends and he is focusing on his career.

Body Measurement

He is a handsome man with a tall and strong body figure. Similarly, he stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches and weighs about 77 kg. Furthermore, he looks more attractive with his light hair with brown eyes.


He was always interested in programming. He started to do programming at the age of 7. Later, in 2010, he founded a video game company Mojang in the year 2010.  After one year, his survival sandbox game named Minecraft was released and it was sold about 0ne-million copies. Likewise, he released a free game titled Caller’s Bane. This, he gained a good name and popularity from his successful career.


Net Worth

He collected an excellent amount of money from his successful career. Thus, he has an estimated net worth of $1 Billion.


  • Full Name: Markus Persson (Notch)
  • Age: 40 years 7 months
  • Birth Date: June 01, 1979
  • Horoscope: Gemini
  • Birth Place: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Height: 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)
  • Ethnicity: Mixed (Finnish-Swedish)
  • Nationality: Swedish
  • Profession: game programmer and designer
  • Father’s Name: Birger
  • Mother’s Name: Ritva
  • Education: Rotebergs Skola
  • Weight: 77 Kg
  • Hair Color: Light Brown
  • Eye Color: Light Brown
  • Net Worth: $1 Billion