• Martin Hyde is a British-American politician, former soccer player and internet personality, born in the UK in 1966
• He studied at a local high school and matriculated in 1984, then enrolled at college and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 1988
• He’s recently been involved in a controversy when he was pulled over for speeding and texting by a female police officer and issued an apology on his social media accounts
• Martin launched his self-titled YouTube channel in April 2013 and is followed by close to 2,000 people
• Martin’s net worth is estimated at over $4 million, as of February 2023
Martin Hyde Wiki Bio
British-American politician, former soccer player and internet personality, Martin Hyde was born in the United Kingdom in 1966; his exact date of birth remains undisclosed, but his zodiac sign’s believed to be Sagittarius. He’s recently been involved in a controversy when he was pulled over for speeding and texting by a female police officer – Martin then threatened to call her supervisor, claiming that the call would lead to her being fired.
Education and early life
Martin was raised in the UK by his British parents, about whom he hasn’t spoken in public because he respects their privacy; it’s believed that his father was a dentist, and his mother a housewife. He hasn’t spoken about having siblings, and so is believed to be an only child.
Martin studied at a local high school, and was passionate about soccer during his time there; he was on his school’s team, and it’s believed that he was also its captain. He matriculated in 1984 and then enrolled at college, from which he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 1988.
Martin continued playing soccer at college, however, he left the UK and moved to the US following graduation.
Upon moving to the USA, Martin began working at the Gulf Business Systems Company as their president, and eventually founded his own company which deals in office equipment.
It was in 2019 that he became involved in politics, and entered the race for the Sarasota City Commission, however, Martin dropped out for unknown reasons. In 2022, he entered the race for the Florida’s 16th Congressional District, but lost convincingly.
Martin Hyde appears to end congressional campaign after traffic flap
— Florida Politics (@Fla_Pol) February 25, 2022
On 14 February 2022, Police Officer Julia Beskin pulled over Martin because he was driving at 57mph in a 40mph area, while he was also texting while driving; she asked for Martin’s license and registration, to what Martin asked her if she knew who he was.
Julia responded that she knew he was a politician, but still demanded to see his documents; this is when Martin began threatening to call her superiors and have her fired. Julia’s body camera recorded the entire incident, and the video was then uploaded onto the internet; her supervisor had to come to the scene, and it’s been revealed that Julia hasn’t been fired, but rather commended for her actions.
On 22 February 2022, Martin issued an official apology to Julia on his social media accounts.
Martin’s YouTube channel
Martin launched his self-titled YouTube channel on 26 April 2013, and it’s today subscribed to by close to 2,000 people, while all his videos combined have been viewed nearly 700 times. Most are related to politics, and we’re going to mention Martin’s three most popular videos, which’ve helped him with his career.
His #1 video “Martin Hyde at Sarasota School board says “Let’s go Brandon”” has been watched close to 300,000 times since 20 October 2021, and features him speaking at the Sarasota School board.
His second most popular video “Martin Hyde-Tucker Carlson show” has been watched close to 150,000 times since 4 March 2022, and shows him giving an interview on the “Tucker Carlson Show”.
Martin’s #3 most viewed video – “Martin Hyde – Do you know who I am?” – has been watched close to 20,000 times since 14 June 2022, and features him trying to identify a difference between the Republicans and the Democrats.
Other presence on the internet
Martin launched his Twitter account in September 2014, and has since tweeted close to 35,000 times, while he’s followed by nearly 10,000 people. Nearly all of his tweets are related to politics, while in others he’s sharing his opinion about various topics.
He’s followed by more than 300 people on Instagram, but has uploaded only 10 pictures and videos onto the social media network; all of Martin’s content is in way one or another related to politics.
He’s also active on TikTok, and is followed by close to 60 people on the social media network, while he’s amassed over 200 likes of all his videos combined.
Martin has a Facebook profile as well, but is using it only to keep in touch with his friends and family members.
Love life and wife
Martin avoids speaking about his private matters in interviews, but his fans have discovered that he was once a married man. His former wife’s name and profession haven’t been revealed, but it’s known that they were together for more than 20 years prior to divorcing in 2010. Martin and his former wife have four sons together, but the boys’ names, age and professions haven’t been disclosed.
Martin’s yet to speak about other women whom he’s possibly been with, but his fans believe that he’s today in a relationship with a non-celebrity American woman, as they claim to have seen them spending time together; this hasn’t been addressed by Martin.
He seems to be unattached as of February 2023, was once married and has four sons with his former wife.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Martin’s become passionate about travelling, and his career as a politician has taken him to nearly all US states. He’s also vacationed in a number of Asian and European countries, and his favorite city seems to be Berlin, Germany.
He’s a philanthropist and has donated money to a number of charity organizations, but some of his fans have claimed this to be only because it looks good for his political campaigns.
Martin’s a lover of animals, with dogs and cats being his favorites.
He’s into playing golf in his spare time, but it’s believed that he’s not very good at it.
Martin’s favorite actors are Morgan Freeman and Al Pacino, and some of his favorite movies include “Along Came a Spider”, “The Magic of Belle Isle” and “Driving Miss Daisy”.
Height, eyes and wealth
Martin’s either 56 or 57 years old. He has brown hair and eyes, is 5ft 9ins (1.76m) tall and weighs about 175lbs (80kgs).
Martin’s net worth’s been estimated at over $4 million, as of February 2023.