Everyday, there is always someone getting popular from the social media. One of the people who have tasted the popularity thanks to the social media is named Dan Bilzerian. He is known as a venture capitalist, an actor, and a gambler. He has a huge following on the social media with more than 30 million followers on Instagram alone.
If you visit his profile on Instagram and some other social media, you will be able to see his luxurious lifestyle. Everything shown screams money. Are you curious about his net worth? Below is the information about it so please keep reading.
Net Worth and Earnings
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Dan Bilzerian has an estimated net worth of $200 million. It is four times more than his net worth in 2013. Here are the milestones of his net worth:
- 2013: $50 million
- 2014: $100 million
- 2015: $120 million
- 2016: $150 million
- 2017: $170 million
- 2018: $180 million
- 2020: $200 million
Dan Bilzerian mostly earns his income from gambling. He is a pro poker player and he is good at it. Even though he lost a couple of time, he is still good and capable in collecting tons of money.
Things Dan Bilzerian Spends His Money On
- Real estate
Hollywood Hills, Bel Air, and Las Vegas are the three places where Dan Bilzerian mostly spend his life. For the tax purposes, he prefers to live in Las Vegas, Nevada. In 2014, the man brought a home located in the Summerlin South for $4.1. It has of a total of 5 bedrooms. Three years later, he sold it for $5.1 million. After selling it, he purchased a new one located nearby for $10 million. In 2018, he decided to live in a rented mansion. He rented it $50,000 per month. It is a huge one, four story, and has 12 bedrooms. It is located in Bel Air. Before it, he rented a home in the Hollywood Hills for $39,000 per month. The new place has two lanes bowling alley, a wine cellar, a movie theater, a sports room, and five bars.
Just like most men and most rich people, Dan Bilzerian loves cars, especially supercars. Some of his cars in his garage include 1965 Shelby Cobra 427, Lamborghini Aventador, Mercedes Benz Brabus G63 AMG 6×6, 2018 Ferrari 812 Superfast, Rolls Royce Ghost, Bentley Flying Spur, Range Rover, 1970 Toyota Land Cruiser, Eleanor Mustang, Polaris RZR 900, Jimco Buggy, Can-Am Maverick 1000R, Cam-Am Maverick Max X RS, Dodge Ram 3500, Fisker Karma, Ferrari California, and Ferrari F430.
If you think supercars are extraordinary, you might change your mind when you know that Dan Bilzerian owns a M35 Cargo Truck. He said that his neighbor hated him once they saw the truck at the parking lot. However, it seems like he did not bothered by the reaction given by his neighbor because he actually used it for a good cause. In 2017, it was used to help those who were stranded in the floodwaters after Hurricane Harvey. The video about him rescuing people with this vehicle is able to be found on his Instagram account.
In addition to these, Dan Bilzerian has also sponsored a NASCAR team. He has not seen driving the NASCAR car but his face is plastered all over the hood of the car. Everything started when the owner of the Burger King NASCAR racing team named Ron Devine lost the game in poker to him. As the owner did not want to pay, he made a deal.
Cars and truck are nothing compared to another thing Dan Bilzerian has, planes. It has been known that he has not only one but more than one plane. His planes made some appearances on his Instagram posts. He once went with his private jet with some ladies to Las Vegas from Los Angeles just to burn money enjoying a sip of tequila.
It seems like Gulstream GIV N701DB is his favorite, among his other ones. It costs $6 million and it fits 12 passengers inside. In order to match the color of his private jet, he bought a Rolls Royce Ghost.
Contrary to his bold appearance, Dan Bilzerian is pet lover. However, his taste is a bit unique. While the others love to pet cats or dogs, he has two goats as his pets. They are Beatrice and Zeus.
- Early career
The career of Dan Bilzerian started when he joined the Navy in 1999. The man went on to undergo the SEAL training, but he failed a few weeks before graduation. It is because he had an argument with one of his administrators. The thing linked to the safety violation on the gun range. After getting kicked from Navy, he decided to enter the University of Florida and majored in Criminology and Business.
- Poker career
After turning 29, Dan Bilzerian began his life as a pro poker player. He was ranked 180th at the World Series of Poker Main Event that was held in 2009. He is known to be the good player now. While he is not that good in the sanctioned events, the goat lover claims to have won millions and even tens of millions in the events that held in private.
In 2011, Dan Bilzerian was included as one of the celebrities who had to pay back their winnings that they had won against Ponzi scheme artist named Bradley Ruderman after the artist got arrested and sentenced to prison. Every individual involved was asked to pay the money back to help the victims of the artist.
Dan Bilzerian once won $12.8 million. To celebrate his victory, he went to Mexico with his private jet. In 2014, he earned $50 million from playing poker. However, he also lost three times.
- Acting career
Aside from being a pro poker player, Dan Bilzerian also starred in several movies, such as Olympus Has Fallen, Lone Survivor, The Other Woman, Extraction, The Equalizer, Cat Run 2, and War Dogs.