Khaby Lame – Bio, Wiki, Career, Age, Height, Family, Girlfriend, Net Worth, Controversies, Facts, and More

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Khaby Lame

Khaby Lame is a well-known TikTok star and social media influencer. Due to his TikTok popularity, people know him and follow him around the globe. At the age of 20, Khaby has succeeded in gathering a gigantic fan following and earned appreciation and love from all around the world. He belongs to Senegal, and is well-settled in Italy.

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He started his career when he started to upload TikTok videos. During COVID-19, when he was kicked off the job, he started making hilarious videos on the complicated life hacks surrounding the internet. He rarely speaks in the videos but his facial expressions say it all. His comic sense of humor made him this successful.

Khaby Lame TikTokers


He was born on March 9, 2000, in Senegal, Africa. He was born into a Muslim family and is a Hafiz of the Quran. His family moved to Chivasso, Italy, when he was only one year old. Khaby has three siblings, their names are kept under cover by him. He belongs to a middle-class family and his father is a machine operator in a factory near Turin.

Khaby has been very interested in sports and thus he participated in junior-level basketball championships. Now, he is a die-hard fan of LeBron James.

Before the pandemic, he worked in a factory, but the pandemic left him jobless. Then he started to upload TikTok videos, and at the start, he uploaded gaming videos. After being a TikTok star, he overcame his financial problems, and now he is earning million dollars a year.

Khaby Lame bio

Social Media Accounts

Khaby is famous for posting hilarious, comedy, and funny videos. People like his way and expressions so much and want to follow him so that they would not miss his single video. He has profiles on almost all popular social media platforms and has a pool of followers in millions on every account:



498k Subscribers



Khaby Lame social media

Other TikTokers who have a vast social media following are: Anna Paul, Taneesha Mirwani, Sina Deinert, Abby Roberts, Griffin Johnson, Tayler Holder, and Farwa Waheed.

Khaby’s Wiki

Khaby is one of the most popular celebs who has gathered love from all around the world. Everyone wants to know his details, such as his height, education, family, physical aspects etc. Let’s have a quick glance over his Wiki details:

Full Name

Khabane Lame





Date of Birth

March 9, 2000

Zodiac Sign



23 years (as of 2023)


Senegal, West Africa

Home Town

Senegal, West Africa

Current Residence

Chivasso, Turin, Italy








TikToker and social media star

Net Worth

$20 million  (estimations)


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6 feet 1 inches

Eye Color


Hair Color


Body Type

Slim and Fit

Body Measurements

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Bust Size

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Shoe Size 

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Father - Mr. Lame

Mother - Update Soon


Brother - Dudu Lame (not confirmed officially)

Sister - N/A

Marital Status



Zaira Nucci








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Khaby Lame wiki

Early Age

When he was only one year old, his family shifted to Chivasso, Italy. There he started his early education at a local high school. When he was fourteen, his parents sent him to the Quran school near Dakar for Hifz e Quran. Then he goes to the local private university, Chivasso, for graduation.

Khaby Lame career start

After completing his graduation, he started to work in a factory due to financial issues in his family. But during the pandemic, when he had no job, he started to run his TikTok account. In the beginning, he started to upload gaming videos, and later he started to simplify complex DIY videos. He became famous from his videos, in which he reacts to a DIY banana peeling through a knife.

In his TikTok video, he simplifies every complex life hack video by performing it simply. At the end of every TikTok video, he followed trademark hand gestures that were eye-catching.

Khaby Lame early life

Khaby’s Career

His career started with the popularity of his TikTok videos. In his TikTok videos, he simplifies complex life hacks and shows a gesture at the end of videos. In April 2021, he broke the follower numbers of Gianluca Vacchi and Addison Rae and became the second most followed person on TikTok. In August 2021, Khaby worked as a co-star for Juventus F.C.’s announcement of Manuel Locatelli. He attended the Venice Film Festival in September 2021, where he became a special guest for the first screening of the French film Lost Illusions by Xavier Giannoli.

Khaby Lame career

In January 2022, he partnered with Hugo Boss for the campaign “Be Your Own Boss“. In June 2022, he became the most followed person on TikTok and surpassed Charli D’Amelio with 142.1 million followers. In 2023, Lame appeared on the TV show “Italia’s Got Talent” as a juror. In 2022, Lame modeled for the Daily Republic Magazine.

If we look at his social media accounts and his followers, we will come to know that he has many millions of followers following him and billions of likes and views on his videos. His stats are very hard to beat for others. He has 159.6 million followers on his TikTok account with more than 2.5 billion likes on his videos. 

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On his Instagram account, he has 79.1 million followers; on his Facebook account, he has 2.4 million followers; on his Twitter account, he has a total of 369k followers; and on his YouTube channel, he has more than 498k subscribers and millions of views and likes on his videos.

Khaby Lame career


Khaby earns $5 million in a year. At the end of 2022, he would have earned $10 million. He is one of the richest TikTok stars in the world. TikTok videos produce $4 million in revenue each year. 

Khaby Lame net worth

Source of income

His main source of income is TikTok. He also partners with different TV shows and brands. But his main sources of income are TikTok and Instagram.

Khaby Lame source of income

Marital Status

Khaby is engaged with her girlfriend Zaira Nucci. He is 23, and he is focusing on his career right now. We will update their marriage news as soon as they make any announcement.

Khaby Lame marital status


Khaby knows Zaira Nucci via social media, but there was a lockdown in Italy when they were dating. After the lockdown, they met in October 2020, and he announced his engagement to Zaira Nucci.

Khaby Lame girlfriend

Khaby’s Favorites

Khaby has shared some of his favorite things with the media. Let’s see what these are:

Favorite Food

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Favorite Singer

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Favorite Sports Person

LeBron James 

Lionel Messi

Favorite Actor

Will Smith

Favorite Sports



Favorite Actress

Deepika Padukone

Favorite Car

Mercedes G-Class

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Interesting Facts

Here are some interesting facts about Khaby:

  • In 2023, he met with the Indian actor Sundeep and shot a TikTok video with him.
  • Khaby is very fond of football; during a football game, he shakes hands with Lionel Messi and writes in the caption of his TikTok video that he “dreams of everyone“.
  • He is also fond of basketball and a huge fan of NBA basketball player LeBron James. Khaby takes his photo in front of LeBron James’s poster.
  • Riggio Alessandro is the social media manager of Khaby, and he manages 179 other business and social media accounts.
  • He has a voice cameo in the Italian-dubbed version of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.
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  • He along with his family moved to Italy. Khaby didn’t get citizenship in Italy; Khaby said he “didn’t need a piece of paper”. After, in August 2022, he became an Italian citizen and then said he “always felt Italian”.
  • His English is in the learning process because Khaby can’t speak English. He has full command of the Italian and French languages.
  • He doesn’t reveal much about his family, so recently, on March 10, 2023, he wished the birthday of Dudu Lame as a brother and shared his childhood picture with Dudu Lame.
  • On March 13, 2023, he was invited to the 95th Academy Oscar Awards in California, USA.

What is the zodiac sign of Khaby Lame?

Pisces is his zodiac sign.

Is Khaby Lame dating someone?

Yes, Khaby is dating Zaira Nucci.

What are Khaby's hobbies?

His hobbies are traveling and gaming video creation.

What is the age of Khaby?

Khaby is 23 years old as of 2023.

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