Dan Bilzerian net worth: Dan Bilzerian is an American venture capitalist, actor and gambler who has a net worth of $100 million. Dan Bilzerian was born in Tampa Bay, Florida, and joined the Navy in 1999. He went on to undergo SEAL training, and completed 2 hell weeks. When he was two days from completing Basic Training, he was bounced back to the beginning for a safety violation. He ultimately completed training, but after a disagreement with one of his administrators, he was kicked out of the program a few weeks before graduation.
Dan's father Paul Bilzerian was a prominent private equity player in the 1980s. By the time Paul was 36 years old, he had already earned a self-made $40 million fortune. Unfortunately, in 1988 Paul was indicted for tax and security fraud. Dan was eight years old at the time. The elder Bilzerian declared bankruptcy in 2001 claiming just $15,000 in assets and more than $140 million worth of debt!
Today Dan is most widely recognized as a poker player and has won multiple tournaments. In a recent tournament Dan won $10.8 million playing a single game of heads-up, no-limit hold'em, at stakes of $5,000-$10,000. After winning, he immediately took a private jet to Mexico to celebrate. His most successful tournament was the 2009 World Series of Poker. He was named the "Funniest Poker Player on Twitter" by Bluff Magazine, and is also the co-founder of Victory Poker. In addition to his poker playing, he has also appeared in the films, "Olympus Has Fallen", "Lone Survivor", "The Other Woman", and "Equalizer".
Dan Bilzerian has received a level of notoriety recently thanks to his instagram uploads which chronicle an amazing playboy lifestyle that would make Hugh Hefner himself jealous. His lifestyle is so insane that Dan has had three heart attacks before the age of 32.