Dan Harrington (born December 6, 1945 in Cambridge, Massachusetts) is a professional poker player. Harrington chose his own nickname "Action Dan" even though he is known for being a tight conservative player. He is a distant cousin to both professional golfer Pádraig Harrington and NFL quarterback Joey Harrington.
Even though he's most recognized for authoring a series of poker books that advocate tight and conservative play, Dan Harrington is known as 'Action Dan', a name that says more about the man than the poker player. Quiet and perhaps a tad media-shy, Harrington is not singularly interested in poker, and has always said ...
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Dan Harrington (born December 6, 1945) is a professional poker player, best known for winning the Main Event at the 1995 World Series of Poker. He has earned one World Poker Tour title, two WSOP bracelets, and over six million dollars in tournament cashes in his poker career. He is also a member of the Poker Hall of ...Early life and business ... · Poker career · Books