Jimmie Johnson is an American professional race car driver famous for his exploits in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. He won a total of six Sprint Cup championships between 2006 and 2016, making him one of the most successful NASCAR drivers of all time. In 2009, he was named the Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year, thereby becoming the first racing driver in history to receive that award.
He married Chandra Janway in 2004. The couple had their first child together in 2010. In 2013, they welcomed a second child.
He reportedly started racing motorcycles when he was only 4 years old.
Having one the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship for the fifth consecutive time in 2010, he became the first driver in the entire history of NASCAR to achieve that feat.
In 2011 and 2012, Forbes.com placed him at the No. 1 position on their list of the most Influential Athletes.
is a famous American race car driver,
who was born on
September 17, 1975. As a person born on this date, Jimmie Johnson is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (September 17) and the 83rd most popular for the year (1975).
People born on September 17
fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin.
Jimmie Johnson is the 409th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Jimmie Johnson's birthday, Jimmie Johnson is the 2722nd most famous American and ranks 2nd in famous people born in El Cajon, California, U.S.
In general, Jimmie Johnson ranks as the 4792nd
most popular famous person, and the 9th most popular race driver of all time.
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