Leigh Daniel Avidan (born March 14th, 1979), better known as just Danny or Dan, is an American musician and comedian who plays Danny Sexbang of the musical comedy duo, Ninja Sex Party with Brian Wecht. He is also a member of Starbomb with Wecht and Arin Hanson. Danny is of Israeli descent and is Jewish. In 2020 Avidan collaborated with Super Guitar Bros on the album Dan Avidan & Super Guitar Bros.
Early life and education
Avidan was born and raised in Springfield, New Jersey, the elder of two children of Debra Schwartz and Avigdor Avidan. His father was born and raised in Israel, and served in the Yom Kippur War before immigrating to America where he met Avidan's mother. His younger sister, Dana Avidan Cohn, is the executive style director of PopSugar. His maternal grandfather Bernard Schwartz assisted in inventing the body electrode.
After graduating from Jonathan Dayton High School in 1997, Avidan pursued advertising at Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts. He eventually entered a student exchange program during his senior year of college, attending a Tufts University satellite campus in Talloires, France to study botany and epidemiology.
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