Dan Gheesling

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Dan Gheesling
Born Daniel Robert Gheesling
(1983-09-01) September 1, 1983 (age 33)
Dearborn, MI
Residence West Bloomfield, Michigan
Television Big Brother 10 (winner)
Big Brother 14 (runner-up)
Spouse(s) Chelsea Gheesling
(m. 2011–present)
Children 1

Dan Gheesling (born September 1, 1983) is an American reality television personality who appeared on the Big Brother 10, which he won. He was also the runner-up of Big Brother 14.


Gheesling was a Catholic high school teacher from Dearborn, Michigan.[1] Gheesling taught health at Orchard Lake St. Mary's Preparatory School and is the assistant coach of the school's football team.[2] He started a YouTube gaming channel in 2013.[3]

In 2008 Gheesling appeared as a contestant on the 10th season of the American version of Big Brother. He went on to win $500,000 in the final with a 7-0 unanimous vote.[4][5] He also appeared in season 14, finishing runner-up.[4][5]

Personal life[edit]

Gheesling graduated from Divine Child High School and Michigan State University. On July 2, 2011, he married Chelsea Niemiec in Orchard Lake, Michigan.[6] They had their first child, a boy named Desmond Daniel Gheesling, on July 3rd 2016.[7][8]


External links[edit]

Preceded by
Adam Jasinski
Big Brother U.S. winner
Succeeded by
Jordan Lloyd