Dan Abrams is an American television host who gained huge experience also as a legal commentator, web entrepreneur and author. He is a dynamic personality and a multi-talented person who has excelled all the things that he chose to do.
Sometimes your career takes flight when you begin something that you wished to excel in. Dan covered the OJ Simpson case; the assisted suicide trials of Dr. Jack Kevorkian during his earliest days in the television industry. These work gained huge attention in the field he worked in. He joined NBC News and worked with them for almost three years as a general assignment correspondent. People had not expected, but he abruptly began hosting his show on MSNBC. The Abrams Report became a famous show at that time.
Dan made a choice to join ABC after leaving NBC after working with them for almost a decade. Because of all the works that he got, he gained a huge amount of wealth. It's hard to assume how much of hard work and dedication must have gone into the works that gained him huge fame.
Other than being a television personality and web entrepreneur, Dan is also an author and has published articles in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, The American Lawyer and many more. Moreover, Dan made it into the author of a book from his first book "Man Down: Proof Beyond A Reasonable Doubt That Women Are Better Cops, Drivers, Gamblers, Spies, World Leaders, Beer Tasters, Hedge Fund Managers And Just About Everything Else" which was published in 2011.
From all his works, today, Dan's net worth is around $16 million. He involved himself in so many professions that have gained him so much money from around.
Dan Abrams Illness, Cancer
Talking about his health, in the year 2003, Dan did face some health issues. He got sick and couldn’t find out the cause of his illness. After some weight loss and sickness, he found out that he had testicular cancer. A year after his diagnosis, Dan decided to go public about his battle with testicular cancer. Dan told that he wanted to help people who are in their personal battle with similar kind of disease.
When asked about his journey after his awareness about his health issues, Dan said that the instant reaction was his disbelieve. But eventually, he had to accept the reality which he did. But the health condition got him stunned and frightened. However, he motivated himself and brought out a strong determination from within. The self-motivation made him far stronger to cope up with his testicular cancer.
Dan Abrams Married, Girlfriend
Dan’s personal life is a secret. His girlfriend is Florinka Pesenti. They haven’t married each other, but they raise a child together. Dan and Florinka's son, Everett Floyd Abrams was born on 20 June 2012.
Dan Abrams walks on the street with his girlfriend Florinka Pesenti & their son Everett (Photo: NYTimes)
Everett has already become 6 years now, but there are no speculations of his parents getting married any sooner.
However, in the future, his thought might change and make his girlfriend his beloved wife. Even as of now, the love between them is so strong that it has kept their family so tight.
Dan Abrams Age, Family
Dan was born on 20 May 1966 in Manhattan. Dan was brought up by a Jewish family where his father and mother had American nationality. They always believed that education was the most important thing in their son’s life. They wanted him to be well-educated.
Dan also followed their path and attended Duke University and got a B.A. degree. He studied political science as he had begun to develop an interest in the field. He chose to study that subject just because he had grown fascination for it. Because he studied political science at his young age, he has developed a sound knowledge about politics already.