|Born||Daniel Robert Gheesling
September 1, 1983
|Residence||West Bloomfield, Michigan|
|Television||Big Brother 10 (winner)
Big Brother 14 (runner-up)
Gheesling was a Catholic high school teacher from Dearborn, Michigan. Gheesling taught health at Orchard Lake St. Mary's Preparatory School and is the assistant coach of the school's football team. He started a YouTube gaming channel in 2013. Dan's channel focuses mostly on space simulation Star Citizen, promoting his organization, We Have Papers, while doing Let's Plays of the popular pre-alpha. 
In 2008 Gheesling appeared as a contestant on the 10th season of Big Brother. He went on to win $500,000 in the final with a 7-0 unanimous vote. He also appeared in season 14, finishing runner-up.
Gheesling graduated from Divine Child High School and Michigan State University. On July 2, 2011, he married Chelsea Niemiec in Orchard Lake, Michigan. They had their first child, a boy named Desmond Daniel Gheesling, on July 3rd 2016.
- [hwwwprimetime/big_brother/bio/dan_10/bio.php Dan's bio], CBS.com
- Adam Graham (2008-09-17). "Dearborn's Dan Gheesling wins 'Big Brother 10'". The Detroit News. Retrieved 2008-09-17.
- "Dan Gheesling - YouTube". Retrieved 2016-05-24.
- ""Big Brother" Star Dan Gheesling Gets Married". Retrieved 2015-05-27.
- DanGheesling (14 February 2016). "Both @cgheesling and I are excited for our first baby due this summer!" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
- Allison Takeda. "Big Brother's Dan Gheesling Takes Newborn Son Home From Hospital". Us Weekly. Retrieved 2016-07-08.
|Big Brother U.S. winner