Dan Carlin is an American podcaster and political commentator. He was a former radio host most known for his shows Common Sense and Hardcore History. Moreover, Carlin also served on a panel for CBS This Morning and spoke at a TEDxMtHood event.
Early Life and Education
Dan Carlin was born on November 14, 1965, in California to Lynn Carlin and Ed Carlin. Professionally his mother is an actress and father is a film producer. Ethnicity wise he is White American and belongs to American nationality.
Carlin joined the University of Colorado Boulder and completed his B.A. in History where he learned news reporting.
The artistic podcaster broke into the television news business in Los Angeles in the late 1980s. He worked as an author, television reporter, radio talk show host and a columnist. He has earned a massive recognition in podcasting, internet radio, and the blogosphere.
Carlin is a former reporter for KVAL-TV. He was a former radio host for his shows entitled Common Sense and Hardcore History. His popular show Common Sense aired between 1994 and 2004. He has explained his political philosophy as Neoprudentist gaining a skeptical approach to the evaluation of current political forces and trends.
Hardcore History is Carlin’s forum for traveling topics throughout the world history. The show had more than millions of downloads per episode and received over 3,50,000 views during 2015. It was nominated for a Stitcher Award in Best Educational & Learning Podcast category in 2012. Additionally, he has appeared on a variety of other podcasts including The Joe Rogan Experience.
Dan Carlin, 51, is pretty uptight in sharing his personal details to the outer world including media and public. But he is a married man as he tweets about his wife and children on his Twitter account.
Some sources even state that Carlin supports his family from the income of his podcast. He is a father of two children.
Besides that, he is passionate about swimming and goes swimming with his family members at leisure. Currently, he is residing at Eugene along with his wife and children.
The promising podcaster, Dan Carlin may have earned a decent amount of net worth through his professional career. Although his net worth is not disclosed to the media, looking at his successful career, he probably enjoys net worth in more than seven figures.