Randy Johnson, also known by the nickname “The Big Unit”, is a retired American baseball player known for his illustrious career in Major League Baseball playing for a number of teams including the Seattle Mariners, the Arizona Diamondbacks and the New York Yankees. By the time he ended his playing career in 2009, he had joined the ranks of the greatest pitchers in major league history.
He married Lisa Wiehoff in 1993 and fathered four children with her. He also fathered a child with another woman prior to marrying Lisa.
His accomplishments include helping the Diamondbacks win the 2001 World Series and receiving the Cy Young Award five times.
In 2015, he received his induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
During a game in 2001, he unintentionally hit a bird in flight with a pitch and ended the poor bird's life.
I would think flying would be pretty cool. You would be able to fly away from all your enemies and get where you're going much faster. But being invisible? You probably wouldn't use that for the good of man.Randy Johnson
Work hard. And have patience. Because no matter who you are, you're going to get hurt in your career and you have to be patient to get through the injuries.Randy Johnson
is a famous American professional baseball player, pitcher,
who was born on
September 10, 1963. As a person born on this date, Randy Johnson is listed in our database as the 16th
most popular celebrity for the day (September 10) and the 115th most popular for the year (1963).
People born on September 10
fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin.
Randy Johnson is the 660th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Randy Johnson's birthday, Randy Johnson is the 4329th most famous American and ranks 4th in famous people born in Walnut Creek, California, U.S.
In general, Randy Johnson ranks as the 7998th
most popular famous person, and the 77th most popular baseball player of all time.
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