Lex Fridman Age, Height, Wife, Biography, Wiki, and More

Lex Fridman (born 15 August 1986) is an American AI researcher at MIT, computer scientist, podcaster, and YouTuber. He conducts research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, machine learning, and human-robot interaction.

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Lex Fridman was born and raised in Moscow, Russia. He did his early schooling from his hometown of Moscow. After completing high school he moved to the United States where he studied at Drexel University in Philadelphia. He received a B.S. (Bachelor of Science), M.S. in computer science, and a Ph.D. in philosophy. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Lex Fridman Wiki, Biography

NameLex Fridman
ProfessionResearch Scientist at MIT
Podcaster, YouTuber
Known For
Date of Birth15 August 1986
BirthplaceMoscow, Russia
Age (as in 2022)35 Years
HometownMoscow, Russia
Ethnicity Russian-American White
NationalityAmerican, Russian
Zodiac SignLeo

Lex Fridman Educational Qualification

SchoolPrivate School
College/ UniversityDrexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Education QualificationBachelor of Science, Master of Science, Ph.D. in computer science

Lex Fridman Family

Father: Alexander A. Fridman

Mother: Name not Known

Brother: Gregory Fridman

Sister: Not Known

Lex Fridman Wife, Affairs, and More

Marital status: Unmarried

Marriage date: N/A


Wife: N/A

Children: N/A

Lex Fridman Height, Weight, and Body Measurements

Heightin centimeters: 175 cm
in meters: 1.75 m
in feet inches: 5’9″
Weightin kilogram: Not Known
In pounds: Not Known
Body MeasurementsNot Available
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourDark Brown

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After graduating, Lex worked at Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects group as a Machine Learning Researcher. During his tenure at Google, he focused on machine learning and active authentication.

In 2015, Lex became a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. At MIT, he focuses on human-centered artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicle technology, and deep learning. His areas of expertise include Robotics, Reinforcement of Materials, and Artificial Intelligence.

He is primarily interested in autonomous vehicles. In his research, he seeks to understand human behavior in the context of human-robot interactions, with the aim of enriching the collaborative experience through an engineering learning-based approach.


Lex Fridman produces podcasts featuring scientists and public figures. His most notable interviews were with Elon Musk, Joe Rogan, Dan Carlin, Michio Kaku, David Fravor, Roger Penrose, Richard Dawkins, and Stephen Wolfram.


He also runs a self-titled YouTube channel where he uploads videos related to Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Artificial intelligence, Research, Music, Martial Arts, and More.

He also has a second YouTube channel titled “Lex Clips” for clips from his podcast.

His self-titled YouTube channel has approx 1.3M Subscribers, and his second channel has almost 370K subscribers.

Awards & Nominations

  • Not Known

Lex Fridman Instagram and Social Handle

Lex has almost 416K Followers on his Instagram, 832K followers on Twitter, 96K Followers on Facebook, and 500+ connections on LinkedIn.

His YouTube channel has 1.3M Subscribers. (As of Now)







Net Worth

His net worth is not known.

Net Worth: Not Known

Salary: Not Known

Favorite Things and Hobbies

Favorite Actor (s)Robert Redford
Favorite Actress (s)Not Known
Favorite Musicians (s)Jimi Hendrix
Favorite Singer (s)Leonard Cohen, Johny Cash, Tom Waits, Bruce Springsteen
Favourite Song (s)Not Known
Favorite DancerNot Known
Favorite Movie (s)Not Known
Favorite Sports (s)Not Known
Favorite Colour (s)Not Known
Favorite Destination (s)Not Known
Favorite Food (s)Not Known
Hobbies (s)Playing Guitar 🎸

Some FAQ About Lex Fridman

What is the age of Lex Fridman?

He is 35 years old as of 2022.

How tall is Lex Fridman?

He is 5’9″ feet inches tall.

Who is Lex Fridman’s father?

His father’s name is Alexander A. Fridman.

When is Lex Fridman’s birthday?

His birthday is on 15 August 1985.

Where does Lex Fridman live?

He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.

Facts and Trivia

  • He was born and raised in Moscow, Russia.
  • His Zodiac Sign is Leo.
  • He holds a black belt in Jiu-Jitsu.
  • He practices wrestling, judo, jiu-jitsu, and he competes in a variety of sports competitions.


This article highlights the biography and wiki of an American Computer Scientist, AI researcher, Podcaster, and YouTuber.

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