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Bryan Lloyd Danielson (born May 22, 1981) is an American professional wrestler best known for his time in WWE under the ring name Daniel Bryan.Danielson began his professional wrestling career in 1999 on the independent circuit, and signed an 18-month contract with the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE), in 2000; he later went onto make uncontracted appearances in WWE until 2003. Danielson then wrestled under the moniker American Dragon for New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) between 2001 and 2004, and won the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship (with Curry Man). He signed with Ring of Honor (ROH) in 2002, winning the ROH World Championship and ROH Pure Championship once each, and was the inaugural winner of the annual Survival of the Fittest tournament. During this time, Danielson also won several championships across worldwide independent circuits.In 2009, Danielson again signed with WWE, but was fired for three months in 2010. Upon his return, he went onto win the WWE Championship four times, the World Heavyweight Championship once, and the United States Championship and the Intercontinental Championship once each. Danielson also won the WWE Tag Team Championship as part of Team Hell No (with Kane), and the SmackDown Tag Team Championship (with Erick Rowan), thereby becoming WWE's 26th Triple Crown Champion and 15th Grand Slam Champion. He also won the Money in the Bank ladder match in 2011, won Superstar of the Year at the 2013 Slammy Awards, and headlined several major WWE pay-per-view events, including their flagship event, WrestleMania, in 2014 and 2021. Danielson retired from professional wrestling in 2016 due to injuries arising from multiple concussions, which led to seizures and a brain lesion. He made non-wrestling appearances for WWE until being formally cleared by doctors to return to in-ring competition in 2018.Get all relevant Daniel Bryan videos
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