Ben Johnson


Ben Johnson Biography

Ben Johnson is best known as Sprinter (Retired) who has an estimated Net Worth of $2 Million. Actor, stuntman and cowboy who won an Academy Award for his role as Sam the Lion in the 1971 Western The Last Picture Show. He was born on June 13,1918, Oklahoma. He died of a heart attack in his late seventies and was survived by his mother, Ollie Susan Workmon Johnson-Rider, who died at the age of 101. He was born on the Osage Indian Reservation in Oklahoma to a family of mixed Cherokee and Irish heritage. He became a World Champion of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association before beginning his career in the movies. He became interested in film acting after working as a horse wrangler for director Howard Hughes' 1943 Western film, The Outlaw. He was married to Carol Elaine Jones for over fifty years. His zodiac sign is Gemini

Ben Johnson Bio, Wiki

Best Known ForMovie Actor
Nick NameBenoid, Benfastic, Big Ben
Full NameBenjamin Sinclair Johnson, Jr.
Birth PlaceFalmouth, Trelawny Parish, Jamaica
ResidenceMarkham, York, Ontario, Canada
EducationBen had graduated from Yorkdale High, a secondary school in Ontario, Canada. He had then joined the Centennial College, a community college in Toronto.
ProfessionSprinter (Retired)
  • Father – Ben Johnson, Sr. (Telephone Repairman)
  • Mother – Gloria Johnson (Cook, Waitress) (d. 2004)
  • Siblings – He has 3 siblings including a sister.
Build TypeAthletic
Death DateApr 8, 1996 (age 77)
Date of BirthJune 13,1918
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Height5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
Weight75 kg or 165.5 lbs
Sexual OrientationStraight
Distinctive Features
  • Toned physique
  • Clean-shaven look
  • Affable smile
Hair ColorBald
Eye ColorDark Brown
Net Worth$2 Million

Ben Johnson Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth 2020$2 Million
Income SourcePrimary Income source Movie Actor (profession).

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