Dan Bilzerian Net Worth
Dan Bilzerian net worth: Dan Bilzerian is an American venture capitalist, actor and gambler who has a net worth of $150 million. He was born in Tampa Bay, Florida, and joined the Navy in 1999. Bilzerian went on to undergo SEAL training, and completed 2 hell weeks, 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 (he has over 5.5 million followers) which chronicle an amazing playboy lifestyle that would make Hugh Hefner himself envious. His lifestyle is so insane that Dan has had three heart attacks before the age of 32.