Ben Johnson

Born Jun 13, 1918
  • Actor, Stunt Performer, Cowboy, Cattle Rancher
Ben "Son" Johnson, Jr. was an American Academy Award-winning film actor mainly cast in Westerns in the 1940s and 1950s. He was also a world champion rodeo cowboy, stuntman, and rancher.

Ben Johnson Stats


: Ben Johnson, Jr., Son, Ben "Son" Johnson, Jr.


: Actor, Stunt Performer, Cowboy, Cattle Rancher


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Jun 13, 1918 - Apr 8, 1996 (77 years old)

Place of Birth

: Foraker

Date of Death

: Apr 8, 1996

Place of Death

: Mesa

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction

Ben Johnson Film Roles

  1. Shane
    Chris Calloway
  2. The Wild Bunch
    Tector Gorch
    The Wild Bunch
  3. One-Eyed Jacks
  4. Dillinger
  5. Terror Train
  6. Runaway!
  7. The Evening Star
    Arthur Cotton
  8. Wagon Master
  9. Mighty Joe Young
  10. The Sugarland Express
    Captain Tanner

Ben Johnson Film Appearances

  1. The Greatest
  2. Beyond Redemption
    Beyond Redemption
  3. The Secret

Ben Johnson TV Starring Roles

  1. The Monroes

Ben Johnson TV Guest Roles

  1. And the Desert Shall Blossom
  2. Florida Weekend
  3. Point of Honor
    Rex Donally
  4. Quaker Girl
    Vern Morland
  5. The Gamble
    Deputy Stan
    The Gamble
  6. Drago
  7. Like a Motherless Child
  8. Duel at Shiloh
  9. A Head of Hair
  10. Dangerous Road
    Jim Brandt