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Markus Persson is a 42-year-old Swedish Game Designer from Stockholm, Sweden. He was born on Friday, June 1, 1979. Is Markus Persson married or single, and who is he dating now? Let’s find out!

As of 2021, Markus Persson is possibly single.


Markus Alexej Persson, also known as Notch or xNotch, is a Swedish video game programmer and designer who founded the video game company Mojang alongside Carl Manneh and Jakob Porser in late 2010. He first began programming on a Commodore 128 at the age of three and made his first game at the age of eight.

Real Name
Markus Persson
Game Designer
Place of Birth
Stockholm, Sweden
Date of Birth
June 1, 1979 (age 42)
Birth Sign
Marital Status

Fun Fact: On the day of Markus Persson’s birth, "Hot Stuff" by Donna Summer was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Jimmy Carter (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Markus Persson’s Girlfriend

Markus Persson is single. He is not dating anyone currently. Markus had at least 1 relationship in the past. Markus Persson has not been previously engaged. He was married to famous Minecraft player Elin Zetterstrand from 2011 to 2012. According to our records, he has no children.

Markus Persson Girlfriend

Like many celebrities and famous people, Markus keeps his personal and love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Markus Persson past relationships, ex-girlfriends and previous hookups.

Markus Persson’s birth sign is Gemini. Geminis love having crushes and infatuations, but are known for being fickle and uncomfortable when love gets too complicated. Their attention span can be very short. The most compatible signs with Gemini are generally considered to be Aries, Leo, Libra, and Aquarius. The least compatible signs with Gemini are generally considered to be Virgo and Pisces. Markus Persson also has a ruling planet of Mercury.

Past Relationships

He has not been previously engaged. We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

Markus Persson Biography

Markus Persson was born on the 1st of June in 1979 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.
Markus’s life path number is 6.

Markus Persson is famous for being a Game Designer. Also known as Notch, he is a Swedish video game designer known for his role in developing Minecraft, the hit PC game. In 2014, he became a billionaire when Microsoft purchased Minecraft for $2.5 billion. His work on Minecraft not only brought him romantic relationships, but also many prominent fans, including electronic DJ Joel Zimmerman. The education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

Markus Persson is turning 43 in

Markus was born in the 1970s. The 1970s were an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements.

The 42-year-old American was born in the Year of the Goat and is part of Generation X

According to Chinese Zodiac, Markus was born in the Year of the Goat. People born in the Year of the Goat enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They are creative thinkers and appreciate the arts. Though they're economic and cautious, they can also be indecisive.

Markus Persson Facts

What is Markus Persson marital status?


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Does he have any children?

Markus Persson has no children.

Is Markus Persson having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Markus Persson ever been engaged?

Markus Persson has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Markus Persson?

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Markus Persson’s birth sign is Gemini and he has a ruling planet of Mercury.


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