Namesakes

Angelina Johnson   (f)  
Harry Potter Characters
Thomas Johnson   (m)   ?-1537  
Saints
Robert Johnson   (m)   ?-1582  
Saints
Richard Mentor Johnson   (m)   1780-1850  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Andrew Johnson   (m)   1808-1875  
American Presidents   1865-1869
Eliza McCardle Johnson   (f)   1810-1876  
American First Ladies   1865-1869
E. Pauline Johnson   (f)   1861-1913  
Notable Writers
James Young Deer   (a.k.a. Johnson)   (m)   1876-1946  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Notable Filmmakers
Jack Johnson   (m)   1878-1946  
Notable Athletes   (boxing)
Ernie "Moose" Johnson   (m)   1886-1963  
Hall-of-Famers   1952   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Phyllis Johnson   (f)   1886-1967  
Olympic Medalists   1908; 1920   figure skating   (silver/bronze)
Walter Johnson   (m)   1887-1946  
Hall-of-Famers   1936   (baseball)
Most Valuable Players   1924   baseball
Notable Athletes   (baseball)
Earl Johnson   (m)   1891-19xx  
Olympic Medalists   1924   cross country individual; cross country team   (bronze/silver)
Carl Johnson   (m)   1898-1932  
Olympic Medalists   1920   long jump   (silver)
Ivan "Ching" Johnson   (m)   1898-1979  
Hall-of-Famers   1958   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Judy Johnson   (m)   1899-1989  
Hall-of-Famers   1975   (baseball)
Notable Athletes   (baseball)
Tebbs Lloyd Johnson   (m)   1900-1984  
Olympic Medalists   1948   50 km walk   (bronze)
Eyvind Johnson   (m)   1900-1976  
Nobel Prize Winners   1974   (literature)
Lyndon B. Johnson   (m)   1908-1973  
American Presidents   1963-1969
Francis Johnson   (m)   1910-1997  
Olympic Medalists   1936   basketball   (gold)
Josephine Johnson   (f)   1910-1990  
Pulitzer Award Winners   1935   Now in November
Robert Johnson   (m)   1911-1938  
Notable Musicians   blues
William "Skinny" Johnson   (m)   1911-1980  
Hall-of-Famers   1976   (basketball)
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson   (f)   1912-2007  
American First Ladies   1963-1969
Cornelius Johnson   (m)   1913-1946  
Olympic Medalists   1936   high jump   (gold)
John H. Johnson   (m)   1918-2005  
Notable Businesspeople
Ben Johnson   (m)   1918-1996  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Oscar Award Winners   1971   The Last Picture Show   (actor)
Katherine Johnson   (f)   1918-2020  
Notable Philosophers and Thinkers
Tom Johnson   (m)   1928-2007  
Hall-of-Famers   1970   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Arte Johnson   (m)   1929-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
John Henry Johnson   (m)   1929-2011  
Hall-of-Famers   1987   (football)
Notable Athletes   (football)
Derek Johnson   (m)   1933-2004  
Olympic Medalists   1956   4x400 m relay; 800 m   (bronze/silver)
Diane Johnson   (f)   1934-  
Pulitzer Award Winners   1988   Persian Nights
Rafer Johnson   (m)   1935-  
Olympic Medalists   1956; 1960   decathlon   (silver/gold)
Diahann Carroll   (a.k.a. Johnson)   (f)   1935-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Johnny Johnson   (m)  
Title Characters   1936   Johnny Johnson   (musical)
Jimmy Johnson   (m)   1938-  
Hall-of-Famers   1994   (football)
Notable Athletes   (football)
Gus Johnson   (m)   1938-1987  
Hall-of-Famers   2010   (basketball)
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
Raynor Scheine   (a.k.a. Johnson)   (m)   1942-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Jimmy Johnson   (m)   1943-  
Hall-of-Famers   2020   (football)
Denis Johnson   (m)   1949-  
Pulitzer Award Winners   2008; 2012   Tree of Smoke; Train Dreams
Franklin Standard   (a.k.a. Johnson)   (m)   1949-  
Olympic Medalists   1972   basketball   (bronze)
Don Johnson   (m)   1949-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Jan Johnson   (m)   1950-  
Olympic Medalists   1972   pole vault   (bronze)
Vernee Watson-Johnson   (f)   1954-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Dennis Johnson   (m)   1954-2007  
Hall-of-Famers   2010   (basketball)
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
Butch Johnson   (m)   1955-  
Olympic Medalists   1996; 2000   archery - team   (gold/bronze)
Whoopi Goldberg   (a.k.a. Johnson)   (f)   1955-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Oscar Award Winners   1990   Ghost   (actress)
Tony Award Winners   2002   Thoroughly Modern Millie   (actress)
Sheryl Johnson   (f)   1957-  
Olympic Medalists   1984   field hockey   (bronze)
Kathy Johnson   (f)   1959-  
Notable Athletes   (gymnastics)
Olympic Medalists   1984   gymnastics   (silver/bronze)
Earvin "Magic" Johnson   (m)   1959-  
Hall-of-Famers   2002   (basketball)
Most Valuable Players   1987; 1989; 1990   basketball
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
Olympic Medalists   1992   basketball   (gold)
Ben Johnson   (m)   1961-  
Olympic Medalists   1984   100 m; 4x100 m relay   (bronze)
Dave Johnson   (m)   1963-  
Olympic Medalists   1992   decathlon   (bronze)
Randy Johnson   (m)   1963-  
Hall-of-Famers   2015   (baseball)
Notable Athletes   (baseball)
Boris Johnson   (m)   1964-  
British Prime Ministers   2019-
Jack Deveraux   (a.k.a. Johnson)   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1965   Days of Our Lives
Adrienne Johnson Kiriakis   (f)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1965   Days of Our Lives
Joey Johnson   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1965   Days of Our Lives
Stephanie Johnson   (f)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1965   Days of Our Lives
Steve "Patch" Johnson   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1965   Days of Our Lives
Katrina McClain Johnson   (f)   1965-  
Olympic Medalists   1988; 1992; 1996   basketball   (gold/bronze)
Sam Taylor-Johnson   (f)   1967-  
Notable Filmmakers
Jenna Johnson   (f)   1967-  
Olympic Medalists   1984   swimming - 100 m butterfly; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay   (silver/gold)
Michael Johnson   (m)   1967-  
Olympic Medalists   1992; 1996; 2000   4x400 m relay; 200 m; 400 m   (gold)
Amy Jo Johnson   (f)   1970-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Allen Johnson   (m)   1971-  
Olympic Medalists   1996   110 m hurdles   (gold)
Dwayne Johnson   (m)   1972-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Brandy Johnson   (f)   1973-  
Notable Athletes   (gymnastics)
Rian Johnson   (m)   1973-  
Notable Filmmakers
Courtney Johnson   (f)   1974-  
Olympic Medalists   2000   water polo   (silver)
Lawrence Johnson   (m)   1974-  
Olympic Medalists   2000   pole vault   (silver)
Shannon Johnson   (f)   1974-  
Olympic Medalists   2004   basketball   (gold)
Emma Johnson   (f)   1980-  
Olympic Medalists   1996   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay   (bronze)
Ashley Johnson   (f)   1983-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Glen Johnson   (m)   1984-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
Chris Johnson   (m)   1985-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Fabian Johnson   (m)   1987-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
Jeron Johnson   (m)   1988-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Jerrod Johnson   (m)   1988-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Dakota Johnson   (f)   1989-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Damaris Johnson   (m)   1989-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Steve Johnson   (m)   1989-  
Notable Athletes   (tennis)
Olympic Medalists   2016   tennis   (bronze)
Trumaine Johnson   (m)   1990-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Kimbra   (a.k.a. Johnson)   (f)   1990-  
Grammy Award Winners   2013   Somebody That I Used to Know   (record of the year)
Lane Johnson   (m)   1990-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Aaron Taylor-Johnson   (m)   1990-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Josh Johnson   (m)   1990-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Alaina Johnson   (f)   1990-  
Notable Athletes   (gymnastics)
Wesley Johnson   (m)   1991-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Randell Johnson   (m)   1991-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Dontae Johnson   (m)   1991-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Kamal Johnson   (m)   1991-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Shawn Johnson   (f)   1992-  
Olympic Medalists   2008   artistic gymnastics   (silver/gold)
Shawn Johnson East   (f)   1992-  
Notable Athletes   (gymnastics)
Olympic Medalists   2008   gymnastics   (gold/silver)
Malcolm Johnson   (m)   1992-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Penny Halliwell   (a.k.a. Johnson)   (f)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1998   Charmed
Sydney Johnson-Scharpf   (f)   2000-  
Notable Athletes   (gymnastics)
Kiya Johnson   (f)   2002-  
Notable Athletes   (gymnastics)