|born on||19 August 1944|
|Place||New York, New York, 40n43, 74w0|
|Timezone||EWT h4w (is war time)|
|Astrology data||26°31' or|
American professional basketball player, known for his sweet shooting stroke. He had the ability to drain long jumpers and had range out to the three point arc.
Johnson was selected by the New York Knicks in the third round of the 1966 NBA Draft. However, Johnson never played in the NBA, joining the rival American Basketball Association instead.
Johnson played nine seasons (1967–1976) in the ABA with seven different franchises: the Kentucky Colonels (1967–68), New Jersey Americans (1967–68), New York Nets (1968–69), Houston Mavericks (1968–69), Pittsburgh Pipers (1969–70), Pittsburgh Condors (1971–72), Carolina Cougars (1971–72), San Diego Conquistadors (1972-73 to 1974-75), Memphis Sounds (1974–75), Baltimore Claws (1975–76), San Diego Sails (1975–76) and San Antonio Spurs (1975–76).
Dr. J. Lee Lehman quotes a sport almanac for date; time unknown. Birth place from Wikipedia.
- Vocation : Sports : Basketball