Born on April 12, 1924 in the village of Shekurya (now Berezovsky district.) May 15, 1942 was drafted into the ranks of the Red Army. Combat path: took part in battles as part of the 163rd Infantry Regiment. He was seriously wounded in the right arm. Demobilized on October 25, 1945. In 1948, Danil Nikolayevich married Ekaterina Mikhailovna, the children were born in the family: Olga, Ivan, Alexander, Tamara, Nikolay, Vasily, Maria, Mikhail. In the postwar years, Danil Nikolayevich worked on a collective farm as a fisherman-hunter, was engaged in the manufacture of wooden boats. He died on January 14, 1978, was buried in the village of Shekurya.