Daniel J. O'Donnell|
(November 17, 1960 - living) U.S.A.
Lawyer and politician
Born in Queens, New York, Daniel is the older brother of lesbian entertainer Rosie O'Donnell. Raised on Long Island, He attended George Washington University for his B.A. and received a law degree from CUNY. He has lived lived in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of New York City with his partner since 1981, John Banta.
Daniel is a Democratic member of the New York state legislature. He represents the 69th assembly district of the state, which is located in New York City's upper west side of Manhattan. He won a seat in the New York state assembly in 2002, with 82 percent of the vote, becoming Albany's third out legislator, and the first gay man to serve in the Assembly.