Michael Johnson Net Worth

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Michael Johnson net worth:
$7 Million

Michael Johnson net worth: Michael Johnson is a retired American sprinter who has a net worth of $7 million. Born September 13, 1967 in Dallas, Texas, Michael Johnson is famous for winning four Olympic gold medals and eight World Championship gold medals. From 1999  to 2016, Michael held the the world and Olympic records in the men's 400 meter. He lost the record when Wayde van Nirkerk ran 400 meters in 43.03 seconds at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Michael  He stil holds the current world's best time at the 300 meter. Johnson is widely considered one of the greatest and most consistent sprinters in the history of track and field. He is also the only male athlete in history to win both the 100 meter dash and 400 meter dash events at the same Olympics in Atlanta. During his career he also accumulated eight gold medals at World Championships, tying with Carl Lewis and Usain Bolt for the most gold medals won by any runner in history. His stiff upright running posture and short steps defied the conventional belief that a high knee lift was paramount for maximum speed. As of 2012, Johnson still held 13 of the top 100 times for the 200 meter and 27 of the top 100 times for the 400 meter. He also broke 44 seconds for the 400 meter 22 times, which is more than twice as many as any other athlete. After he clocked 19.32 seconds when breaking the 200 meter world record at the 1996 Olympics, Johnson appeared in Nike television ads and was billed as the world's fastest man." Johnson served as one of the Olympic torch-bearers in the relay up to the London 2012 Olympics, carrying it to Stonehenge and Salisbury Cathedral in Wilshire.

Michael Johnson Net Worth

Michael Johnson

Athlete
Date of Birth
Sep 13, 1967 (49 years old)
Nationality
United States of America
Height
6 ft (1.85 m)
Weight
170 lbs (77.1 kg)
Ethnicity
African American
Nicknames
Michael Duane Johnson
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