Daniel Dwight Tosh

United States

Daniel Dwight Tosh Bio

Who is Daniel Dwight Tosh

Daniel Dwight is an American comedian, television host, actor, writer, and executive producer mostly popular as the host of the Comedy Central television show Tosh.0.

Early Life (Childhood)

Born in West Germany, Tosh grew up in Titusville, Florida. After graduating from Astronaut High School in 1993, Tosh attended the University of Central Florida, graduating in December 1996 with a degree in marketing.

Interesting Facts

He started touring the comedy club circuit almost immediately after graduating from college. He made his network debut in 2001 on The Late Show with David Letterman.

Personal Life

His father is a Presbyterian minister, and has one brother and two sisters.Daniel is an avid snowboarder and surfer. He has admitted that he suffers from social anxiety.


Received the Michelle Akers Award from his alma mater, University of Central Florida, in 2011.


Tosh's jokes are intentionally self-deprecating, racist, sexist, or homophobic. He says "I'm not a misogynistic and racist person...But I do find those jokes funny, so I say them."