Genealogy for David James Vine (1941 - d.) family tree on Geni, with over 190 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives. He began working full-time at The Vine in 2003. Wife Chloe had been Duke’s vice president of the Knights of the KKK. READ MORE: ‘Thank GOD!’ Jeremy Vine PRAISED for cutting off Owen Jones tax rant. The wedding reportedly took place in a Devon village church in a private ceremony. [55][56] Dobrik was featured by The Verge as one of the YouTubers who figured out how to make podcasts work on YouTube, despite the site's emphasis on video-first content. He presented a wide variety of shows from the 1960s onwards, most notably his coverage of major snooker tournaments for the BBC. [54], In September 2018, Dobrik created his third YouTube channel, Views Podcast, where he posts the video podcast of Views. David Martin Vine (3 January 1935 – 11 January 2009)[1] was an English television sports presenter. Father of Private; Private; Private and Private Vine's supposed friendship with Steve Davis was parodied in a Spitting Image sketch in which Davis boasted, "I'm a mate of David Vine". This article includes a list of references, but its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. [6][7] In March 2020, He was named "Gen Z's Jimmy Fallon" by The Wall Street Journal. He provided the BBC TV commentary for the Eurovision Song Contest 1974, also hosting the preview shows of the international entries, and compèred the 1975 Miss World broadcast, the latter resulting in some embarrassment because he found it difficult to understand what many of the contestants were saying. [38][39] The app has surpassed over a million downloads and also landed briefly at the top of the list for most popular free apps on Apple's App Store, sitting ahead of Disney+ and Instagram[40] as well as winning a spot on Apple's curated “Apps We Love Right Now” list. Holidays, triumphs and crises shared for 20 years – until Brexit. His father was a carpenter. David’s first wife was Michal, the daughter of King Saul. Mr Vine stated that for the last three years he saw very little of his first wife. His final work for the BBC was covering the weightlifting at the 2000 Sydney Olympics which he had done since the 1970s, after which he retired owing to a heart condition. [51], In October 2020, Dobrik launched his fragrance brand David’s Perfume with Flower Shop Perfumes Co. which comes in two scents: David’s Perfume #01 and David’s Perfume #02. He was working at BBC2 even though Westward Television were not aware of this because at the time BBC2 could not be received in the South West. [71], Dobrik has three siblings, named Ester, Sara, and Toby. She met ex-hubby David, while they both worked at the White Youth Alliance. "It led to a wave of creators who copied him," she wrote, "many of whom continue to shape the site's content today. He joined the BBC, to work on BBC2, in 1966. Shirley died in 1970. Geni requires JavaScript! How a Vine star became YouTube's biggest vlogger", "David Dobrik's YouTube Stats (Summary Profile)", "The most-viewed creators on YouTube in 2019 include PewDiePie, David Dobrik, and some of your favorite gamers", "Meet David Dobrik, Gen Z's Jimmy Fallon". They had met through amateur dramatics and had three children. [28], In August 2019, Dobrik was featured by Variety magazine in their annual "Power of Young Hollywood" list, alongside celebrities such as Blackpink, Billie Eilish, Tom Holland, and Lil Nas X. But Saul, always fearful of young David’s popularity with the people, planned to kill his new son-in-law. Brother of Helen Margaret Vine; Private and Private. My first front page picture was a shot of a burning building just as a wall started to collapse. He presented Wimbledon highlights until 1982 and also BBC's Show Jumping coverage. [30][31] Dobrik also competed in the first-ever Kids' Choice Sports Championship, alongside Rob Gronkowski, Lindsey Vonn, and Kel Mitchell, among others. JPY (¥) [58][better source needed], In a July 2019 profile, The Verge wrote of Dobrik's vlog: "Think of it like Friends, but for vloggers. David Martin Vine (3 January 1935 – 11 January 2009)[1] was an English television sports presenter. She later moved to be a reporter for BBC Radio 4 before joining the BBC News. [27] Dobrik also became a judge in a musical competition on Nickelodeon titled America's Most Musical Family, alongside Ciara and Debbie Gibson. #YouTubeCreatorAwards", "David Dobrik Nabs 10 Million Subscribers In Three Years", "10 Social Media Personalities Making the Most Noise", "Is the Disposable Camera Instagram the New Finsta? [44], In April 2020, Dobrik was named a second time in a row as the Number 1 influencer and personality to follow across social media by teenagers based on the survey by the Piper Jaffray & Co., alongside influencers including LeBron James, Kylie Jenner, Donald Trump, and Charli D’Amelio. They had a son. When Vine started working in the BBC Radio 2, she was working in the BBC’s Look North. GOD'S WORD® Translation [5] The channel was the fifth-most viewed creator channel on YouTube in 2019, with 2.4 billion views that year.