BirthdayApril 23, 1919
Age96
HoroscopeTaurus

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Junior Johnson

    Full name: Junior Johnson
    Also known as: Junior Johnson, Johnson, Junior
    Professions: American racing driver

  2. Junior Johnson Biography

    Robert Glenn Johnson, Jr. (born June 28, 1931), better known as Junior Johnson, is one of the early superstars of NASCAR in the 1950s and 1960s. He won 50 NASCAR races in his career before retiring in 1966. In the 1970s and 1980s, he became a NASCAR racing team owner; he sponsored such NASCAR champions as Cale Yarborough and Darrell Waltrip. He now produces a line of fried pork skins and country ham. He is credited as the first to use the drafting technique in stock car racing. He is nicknamed "The Last American Hero" and his autobiography is of the same name. In May 2007, Johnson teamed with Piedmont Distillers of Madison, North Carolina, to introduce the company's second moonshine product, called "Midnight Moon Moonshine".

  3. Junior Johnson Family

  4. Sources

    http://juniorjohnson.org/
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki?curid=1312167
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0425470