Who is Dan Bilzerian? To many, the name won’t ring a bell; when presented with his picture, all they may see is a semi-naked young man usually surrounded by beautiful women. To anybody with a social media account, however, he is pretty much unavoidable. For the Twitter and Instagram generation, The Blitz is more familiar than their own families.
Bilzerian is one of the top high-stakes poker players in the world, with a personal net worth of over $100 million. He has a lifestyle that most young men would happily lose an eye for, often found surrounded by chicks, booze and money than the average man sees in a lifetime. He is also surrounded by controversy; Bilzerian is an unabashed playboy and he doesn’t seem to care what anyone thinks of him. Yet he remains more popular on the internet than the President of the United States.
More than a million people search Bilzerian’s name on Google every month, compared to 825,000 for Barack Obama. He also has 300,000 more Instagram followers than Lady Gaga (4.8 million), which means that most internet dwellers probably think that they have seen everything there is to see concerning Dan. However, there are some naughty secrets lurking below the surface of his extremely public life. Here are 15 of the juiciest facts you probably didn’t know about this 34-year-old “venture capitalist.”