Twan Kuyper, photo by @Twankuyper on Twitter - Twan Kuyper was born Twan Kuijper on Feb. 19, 1995. He was born and raised in the Netherlands. He is one of the top Dutch social media stars. He attracted over 225,000 followers within 20 days of launching his Vine channel. He topped 1 million followers in April 2015. Before beginning his career as a Viner, he was a model with the Miami division of Next Models.