Michael Johnson Net Worth

They are the people kids idolise and see as role models. Most athletes are renowned for their competitiveness, athletic abilities and riches. Let’s talk about the latter, shall we? unknown is a star as a Retired American track and field sprinter, television commentator. Born in Dallas, Texas, United States on the September 13, 1967 this person had found his passion and talents where awards and recognition came soon afterwards. A proud American, standing at unknown, unknown has received recognition for a lot of success on and off the field United States Track and Field Hall of Fame (2004), IAAF Hall of Fame (2012), IAAF World Championships Trophy for the Athlete of the Year (1996, 1999). Throughout a decorated career, the nicknames of unknown have stuck. With regards to personal life unknown has attended Skyline High School, Baylor University. Sebastian Johnson Kerry D’Oyen, Armine Shamiryan unknown are his family. So, what about the net worth? Well it is estimated that this athlete has a net worth of $7 Million.

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Concerning the professional career of Michael Johnson, his first great achievement was winning the 200 meters in the World Championship in 1991, held in Tokyo. In 1992 during the Olympic Games in Barcelona, he won his first Olympic gold medal in the 4 x 400 m, relay setting the world record of 2.55.74 with his colleagues. He won another two gold medals at the World Championships in 1993 in Stuttgar.t in the 400m and in the 4 x 400 m relay, beating once again the world record in 2:54.29. During the next World Cup, held in Gothenburg in 1995, Johnson won two more gold medals (200 m and 400 m), and in 1996, he proved to be one of the best sprinters in the history, winning two Olympic gold medals in Atlanta, the 400m with a time of 43.49 sec., and in the 200 meters, setting a world record of 19.32 seconds. In 1997, he won his seventh gold medal of the world championships and the third at the distance of 400 m.

Due to an injury he could not start in the 200 m in Seville in 1999. He raced in and won the 400 meters, and in the 4 x 400 m relay, but disqualification ensued, and as a result he won just the eighth gold medal of the World Championships. In 2000, Michael established the current world record of 30.85 sec for the unusual distance of 300m in South Africa. In 2000, during the USA Championships, he won the 400 m., but because of injury did not finish the 200 meters, so his last major achievement in the sports arena was winning an Olympic gold medal at the XXVII Olympic Games in Sydney in 2000 in the 400 m. Afterwards, he announced the completion of a career during which he won a total of eight gold medals at the world championships and four Olympic gold medals.

After the end of his active career, Michael Johnson published his autobiographical book “Slaying the Dragon: How to Turn Your Small Steps to Great Feats”. Currently, he works as an assistant and developer of young athletes in the football club Arsenal.

Finally, in the personal life of the former athlete, he lives with his second wife Armine Shamiryan and son, born to his first wife Kerry D’Oyen, in Marin County, California.

Structural info

  • Net Worth: $7 Million
  • Date Of Birth: September 13, 1967
  • Place Of Birth: Dallas, Texas, United States
  • Profession: Retired American track and field sprinter, television commentator
  • Education: Skyline High School, Baylor University
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Kerry D’Oyen, Armine Shamiryan
  • Children: Sebastian Johnson
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MichaelJohnsonOfficial
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/mjgold
  • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mjperformance
  • IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm1219858
  • Awards: Four Olympic gold medals: 1992 Barcelona (4×400 m relay), 1996 Atlanta (200 m), 1996 Atlanta (400 m), 2000 Sydney (400 m); World Championships gold medals: 1991 Tokyo(200 m), 1993 Stuttgart (400 m,4×400 m relay), 1995 Göteborg(200 m, 400 m, 4×400 m relay), 1997 Athens (400 m), 1999 Seville
  • Nominations: United States Track and Field Hall of Fame (2004), IAAF Hall of Fame (2012), IAAF World Championships Trophy for the Athlete of the Year (1996, 1999)
  • TV Shows: The Celebrity Apprentice (2010), Survival of the Fastest

Facts

  • Went to Baylor University in Waco, Texas.
  • On August 1, 1996 at the Atlanta Olympics he shattered the 200 metres world record by running it in 19.32 seconds. At a speed of 37.27 kph (23.16 mph) he is the ‘fastest man in the world’.
  • Also won gold medals in the 4x400m relay (Barcelona – 92) and 400m in Sydney (2000)
  • Became the first man to win the 200m and 400m races in the Olympics, in Atlanta – 1996.

Filmography

Self
Title Year Status Character
Last Call with Carson Daly 2015 TV Series Himself
CQC: Custe o Que Custar 2013 TV Series Himself
London 2012 Olympics 2012 TV Mini-Series Himself
Fuelling the Future 2012 Short Himself / Narrator
The One Show 2012 TV Series Himself – Other Guest
London 2012: Two Years to Go 2010 TV Movie Himself – Four-time Olympic Champion
The Apprentice 2010 TV Series Himself – Contestant
The Fastest Man Who Has Ever Lived 2010 TV Movie documentary Himself – Presenter
A Question of Sport 2004-2010 TV Series Himself / Himself – Mystery Guest
Out of Africa: Heroes and Icons 2005 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Master of Disguise 2002 Himself
Sydney 2000 Olympics: Bud Greenspan’s Gold from Down Under 2001 TV Movie Himself
Sydney 2000: Games of the XXVII Olympiad 2000 TV Mini-Series Himself
WWE Raw 1998 TV Series Himself – Audience Member
Atlanta’s Olympic Glory 1997 TV Movie documentary Himself
Nulle part ailleurs 1997 TV Series Himself
Atlanta 1996: Games of the XXVI Olympiad 1996 TV Mini-Series Himself
Barcelona 1992: Games of the XXV Olympiad 1992 TV Mini-Series Himself
Athletics: World Championships 1983 TV Series Herself – Expert
Commonwealth Games 1954 TV Series Himself – Expert
The Olympic Games 1936 TV Series Himself – Expert

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