Real Name/Full Name Joel Thomas Zimmerman
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Deadmau5
Birth Place: Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 5 January 1981
Age/How Old: 42 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 74 Kg
In Pounds – 163 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –   Rodney Thomas Zimmerman
Mother –  Nancy Zimmerman
Siblings: Jennifer and Chris Zimmerman
School: Westlane Secondary School
College: N/A
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: Canadian
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Kelly Fedoni (m. 2017)
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Electronic music producer, DJ, and musician
Net Worth: $60 million
Last Updated: March 2023

Joel Thomas Zimmerman, popularly known by his stage name Deadmau5 has earned millions of hearts by being a famous music producer. He has produced a lot of songs in the electronic music genre. It is obvious that being such a successful man, he has earned many notable awards. He has been quite active in the musical world since 1998. He is also known to have collaborations with some of the great producers. His most famous song was Ghosts ‘n’ Stuff which was released in 2009.

Well, how well do you know about Deadmau5? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Deadmau5’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Deadmau5 to date.

Biography and Early Life

Deadmau5 was born on 5th January 1981. He was the native of Niagara Falls, Ontario, in Canada. He is the second child of Nancy and Rodney Thomas Zimmerman. Nancy served as a visual artist while his father, Rod, worked as a plant worker in the General Motors Company.

He was raised along with his two siblings, Chris and Jennifer. The family has always marked a special interest in music in Joel. Keeping this in mind, they gave Joel his first keyboard on Christmas Eve. This little thing proved to turn into a big thing for him, and thus, he kick-started his career back in the 1990s.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Deadmau5 in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Deadmau5’s age is 42 years old as of today’s date 25th March 2023 having been born on 5 January 1981. Though, he is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 163 lbs in Pound and 74 kg in Kilograms.


Deadmau5 went to the Westlane Secondary School. He completed his graduation from there. Then he primarily focused on his music career. He first worked as a programmer, and then he used his name as Deadmau5, which was a bit confusing for the people because of its strange pronunciation. It is actually read as the “Dead Mouse.”

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Deadmau5 With Wife Kelly Fedoni
Deadmau5 With Wife Kelly Fedoni

Deadmau5 began his dating life when he first dated in 2012. He fell in love with a tattoo artist named Kat Von D. However, their relationship did not end well, and they confirmed their separation in early 2013. But then again, there was a twist when Deadmau5 publicly made an announcement about his marriage with Von D. However; they soon got divorced in late 2013. In 2017, Deadmau5 tied the knot with his long-term girlfriend, Kelly Fedoni. The couple resides in Campbellville, Milton, Ontario.

Is Deadmau5 Gay?

No, Deadmau5 is definitely not gay as we know of now. He has been known to have dated a woman and is also currently married to a woman who clearly proves that he is not gay.

Professional Career

Deadmau5 made his first appearance in 2005 with the release of ‘Get Scrapped,’ a studio album. Along with that, he had also made many compilations of his own. Back in 2006, he did his second album named Vexillology. With the help of Ultra Records and Ministry of Sound, he did his self-record label as Mau5trap.

The one with Kaskade became widely popular and was in several magazines. This proved to be a massive opportunity for him. He then did several songs and managed to be at the top positions. He was named as the only Canadian to be at the top of Billboards. He has always been active in making music and has released eight albums that are worth listening to.


Deadmau5, for his magnificent contribution to music, has earned won many awards and recognition. He has earned six Grammy Awards, which is a huge achievement. He has been awarded the DJ Award for Best International DJ. He has been honored with MuchMusic Video Award for Best EDM. He has also won the Juno Award for Dance Recording of the Year.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Deadmau5 in 2023

Deadmau5 Net Worth
Deadmau5 Net Worth

The net worth of Deadmau5 is estimated in 2023 and found to be $60 million. He earned this major sum of income by being a successful music producer and musician for several years in the industry. He has released some brilliant music albums which were global hits.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Deadmau5, as a child, has always loved to play videogames and has made some appearances in video
  • He also put the sound of an 8-bit videogame in his second album.

Deadmau5, with his amazing music skills, has earned immense popularity and fame throughout his career. He has definitely managed to pull off some great success in his career by releasing some great music across the globe. He always wanted to make him better, not for the money but to entertain his fans, and really earned all our love and respect.


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