Dan Blizerian's Biography

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Dan Blizerian


  • Born
    07 December 1980
  • Died
  • Sex
  • Nationality
  • Citizen

Early life and family

Bilzerian was born on December 7, 1980, in Tampa, Florida, to a family of corporate executives Paul Bilzerian and Terry Stefen. He is the brother of fellow poker player Adam Bilzerian. He is of Armenian descent through his father. His father was a corporate striker in Wall Street who created a trust for his sons. Bilzerian entered the Navy Seal curriculum in 2000 however, after several attempts, he did not finish. One Navy SEAL reported that Bilzerian was fired from the program for "maintaining security in the area of the shooting," and went on to say that he felt that Bilzerian's instructors were "looking for any pretext to throw at him." Then Bilzerian entered the University of Florida specializing in business and criminology.

Poker career

Dan Bilzerian's first big breakthrough in professional poker was in 2009 at the International Poker Tournament. He appeared in six episodes of a television show devoted to the match. In that match, he took the 180th place and won $ 36,626. He is one of the founders of Victory Poker. In 2010 he was named one of the funniest players by Bluff magazine on Twitter. On March 9, 2011, he won a $ 385,000 remuneration with a member of the US Supreme Court and lawyer Tom Goldstein for the race. The competition was held in Las Vegas and was won by Dan. Bilzerian was driving the AC Cobra in 1965 and Goldstein in the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia.

Career in film

In 2013 Dan Bilzerian participated in the shooting of the film "The Fall of Olympus". She has invested $ 1 million in the film "Survivor" and received one of the roles. In 2014 she also starred in "Other Woman" and "Equalizing Great"․



2013: Olympus Has Fallen

2013: Lone Survivor

2014: The Other Woman

2014: The Equalizer

2014: Cat Run 2

2015: Extraction

2016: War Dogs

Personal life

Bilzerian spends his time in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, California and Las Vegas, Nevada. He moved from Los Angeles to Bel Air, Los Angeles. On March 9, 2011, Bilzerian competed and defeated Tom Goldstein for $ 385,000 in Speedway in Las Vegas, and the Bilzerian Race behind the wheel of a 1967 AC Cobra and Goldstein Ferrari 458 Italia. In October 2016, American rapper T-Pain released a song named Dan Bilzerian. At age 30, he received two heart attacks. Danny's father, Paul Bilzerian, is a well-known former trader on Wall Street, and his brother, Adam Bilzerian, is also a professional poker player.

Charges against Bilzerian

In 2014, Bilzerian sued the producers of the film Lone Survivor. His memo states that although he borrowed $ 1 million to produce the film for a minimum of eight minutes of screen time and 80 words of dialogue, his role was reduced to less than a minute and had only one line. His claim required $ 1.8 million (the original loan amount plus a 20 percent penalty). The trial was later delayed by the fact that Bilzerian had garnered much publicity and reported that he had invested $ 1.5 million due to the film's commercial success.

In August 2014, Bilzerian was banned from a Miami nightclub during a scuffle to break the face of Mariam Kodano. Bilzerian stated that Castano and another woman attacked Bilzeryan's female companion. Castano said: "Two girls were standing next to me at the table fighting. People started to shake, and I tried to separate them. Then Dean pulled me out of the party and once I fell, he hit me in the face. " Later Castano filed a lawsuit against Bilzerian for injuries. It has also been reported that Castan Bilzerian was asked to satisfy the $ 1 million claim, citing greater punitive damages based on his earnings if the suit goes to trial.

On December 9, 2014, Bilzerian was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport on charges of not making a bomb. According to the Los Angeles Police Department, Bilzerian was arrested by a Nevada detainee and reported to the LAPD's Pacific Division at around 10 pm. the intention to produce it. " Since his arrest, he has been released from LAPD custody after the indictment was dropped but was scheduled to begin in January 2015 in Clark County, Nevada. fire in the open area" and fined $ 17,231.50.

Candidate for President

In June 2015, Bilzerian announced his candidacy for President of the United States in the 2016 election. He resigned in December 2015.

On August 28, 2018, Bilzerian left for Armenia with his brother Adam and Father Paul to take oaths to gain Armenian citizenship and join the Armenian Armed Forces. During the same trip, he visited the Republic of Artsakh, where he visited the shooting range and fired weapons there. The Azerbaijani government sent a note of protest to the United States over the disputed status of Artsakh and called on the Charents of the United States.

D'Affaires William Gill will present an official note of protest to the US State Department. A Baku court ruled to arrest Bilzerian and put him in the international search.Bilzerian announced his support for Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election. He cites Trump's unfounded and politically inflammatory statements as a factor in his support.

He admits that Kim Kardashian's husband, rapper and billionaire Kanye West, could become a serious contender for him, who has also announced his desire to become president.
Interestingly, the famous stalker joked about nominating Kanye West's plans for TMZ.

"For me, Kanye West is better than Hillary Clinton. I think he will fight with me. Let's see ... "

Dan Bilzerian is an actor, a multimillionaire, a fan of luxury lifestyle and poker with incredible bets. He is one of the most influential representatives of the poker scene today. Last year he visited Armenia and obtained Armenian citizenship.

The Best Dan Bilzerian Quotes On Life, Success, Money

“Shooting drones, because it’s Sunday and this is America.”

“I think having personal freedom and not being politically correct and not playing the game is a good message in our fucking pussified situation that we’re in now.”

“Snapchat is for kids and girls who want their life to be a reality show.”

“They asked me what I wanted on my campaign flyer, I said I don’t care as long as I’m riding a tortoise with a machinegun.”

“If a person bluffs a lot in poker, he just thinks everyone else is bluffing more often. People equate things to how they live.”

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