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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson 

Chris Abraham
Updated October 13, 2018 21.7k views 99 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Johnson. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Johnson on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Johnson as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Johnson along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Johnson, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Johnsons include Dwayne Johnson, Magic Johnson, and Lyndon B. Johnson, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 43 from USA, Hayward, California
Dwayne Douglas Johnson (born May 2, 1972), also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American actor, producer, and former professional wrestler. Johnson was a professional wrestler for the ...more
Magic Johnson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 59 from Lansing, Michigan, United States of America
Earvin "Magic" Johnson Jr. (born August 14, 1959) is an American retired professional basketball player and former president of basketball operations of the Los Angeles Lakers of the ...more
Lyndon B. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Dec. at 65 (1908-1973) from Stonewall, Texas, United States of America
Lyndon Baines Johnson (; August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973), often referred to as LBJ, was an American politician who served as the 36th president of the United States from 1963 to 1969. ...more
Calvin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 33 from Newnan, Georgia
Calvin Johnson Jr. (born September 29, 1985) is a former American football wide receiver. A two-time All-American at Georgia Tech, Johnson was selected second overall by the Detroit Lions of the ...more
Dakota Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 29 from Texas, USA, Austin
Dakota Mayi Johnson (born October 4, 1989) is an American actress and model. The daughter of actors Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith, she made her film debut at age 10 with a minor appearance in ...more
Andrew Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Dec. at 67 (1808-1875) from Wake County, Area codes 919 and 984, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Raleigh, Area code 919, Area code 984, North Carolina
Andrew Johnson was the 17th President of the United States, serving from 1865 to 1869. Johnson became president as he was vice president at the time of President Abraham Lincoln's passing. The ...more
Joe Johnson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 37 from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America
Joseph Marcus Johnson (born June 29, 1981) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Tri-State Triplets of the BIG3 professional basketball league. He played high ...more
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 34 from Miami, Florida
Andre Lamont Johnson (born July 11, 1981) is a former American football wide receiver who played the majority of his 14-year career with the Houston Texans of the National Football League (NFL). ...more
Randy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 55 from Walnut Creek, California, United States of America
Randall David Johnson (born September 10, 1963), nicknamed "The Big Unit", is an American former professional baseball pitcher who played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB), ...more
Chris Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 30 from Orlando, Florida
Christopher Duan "Chris" Johnson (born September 23, 1985) is a former American football running back. Born in Orlando, Florida, Johnson emerged as a senior for East Carolina ...more
Don Johnson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 69 from Flat Creek Township, Missouri, United States of America
Donald Wayne Johnson (born December 15, 1949) is an American actor, producer, director, singer, and songwriter. He played the role of James "Sonny" Crockett in the 1980s television ...more
Robert Johnson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Dec. at 27 (1911-1938) from Copiah County, Mississippi, Hazlehurst, United States of America, United States, with Territories
Robert Leroy Johnson (May 8, 1911 – August 16, 1938) was an American blues singer, songwriter and musician. His landmark recordings in 1936 and 1937 display a combination of singing, guitar ...more
Shawn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 27 from Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America
Shawn Machel Johnson East (born January 19, 1992) is an American former artistic gymnast. She is the 2008 Olympic balance beam gold medalist and team, all-around and floor exercise silver ...more
Jack Johnson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 43 from Hawaii, USA
Jack Hody Johnson (born May 18, 1975) is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actor, record producer, documentary filmmaker and former professional surfer. Johnson is known ...more
Glen Johnson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 34 from Greenwich, London, United Kingdom
Glen McLeod Cooper Johnson (né Stephens; 23 August 1984) is an English former professional footballer who played predominantly as a right back. Johnson began his career at West Ham ...more
Jack Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Dec. at 68 (1878-1946) from Galveston, Texas
John Arthur Johnson (March 31, 1878 – June 10, 1946), nicknamed the Galveston Giant, was an American boxer who, at the height of the Jim Crow era, became the first African American world ...more
Dennis Johnson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Dec. at 53 (1954-2007) from San Pedro, Los Angeles, California
Dennis Wayne Johnson (September 18, 1954 – February 22, 2007), nicknamed "DJ", was an American professional basketball player for the National Basketball Association's (NBA) Seattle ...more
Larry Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 49 from Tyler, Texas, United States of America
Lawrence Demetric Johnson (born March 14, 1969) is an American retired basketball player who spent his professional career in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the Charlotte Hornets ...more
Kevin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 52 from Sacramento, California, United States of America
Kevin Johnson may refer to:
Walter Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Dec. at 59 (1887-1946) from Humboldt, Kansas, United States of America
Walter Perry Johnson (November 6, 1887 – December 10, 1946), nicknamed "Barney" and "The Big Train", was a Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. He played his entire ...more
Amy Jo Johnson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 48 from Dennis, Massachusetts, USA
Amy Jo Johnson (born October 6, 1970) is an American-Canadian actress, filmmaker, singer-songwriter, and director. Johnson began her acting career in her early twenties, in Mighty Morphin Power ...more
Gary Johnson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 66 from Minot, North Dakota, USA
Gary Earl Johnson (born January 1, 1953) is an American businessman, author, and politician who served as the 29th governor of New Mexico from 1995 to 2003 as a member of the Republican Party. ...more
Eric Johnson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 64 from Texas, USA, Austin
Eric Johnson (born August 17, 1954) is an American guitarist, vocalist, composer, and multi-instrumentalist. His 1990 album Ah Via Musicom was certified platinum by the RIAA, and the single ...more
Larry Johnson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 39 from Pomfret, Maryland, Maryland, United States of America
Larry Johnson may refer to:
Jimmy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnson
Age 72 from Port Arthur, Texas, United States of America
James William Johnson (born July 16, 1943) is an American football broadcaster and former player, coach, and executive. He served as the head football coach at Oklahoma State ...more