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About Shawn Johnson
Shawn Johnson East is a retired artistic gymnast. After joining the senior side of Team USA in 2007, she went on to represent her country and excel in the all-around competitions of the US National Championships, Pan American Games, American Cup and World Championships in the same year. Besides the all-around category, she also performed in the floor exercise and balance beam.
The gymnast was born to Teri and Doug Johnson. She has been married to professional American footballer, Andrew East. They welcomed a daughter in October 2019.
She earned one Olympic, five Pan American Games, one American Cup and three World Championships gold medals in her career.
She won a Teen Choice Award for “Athlete - Female”, the AAU James E. Sullivan Award and ESPY’s “Best Female US Olympian” in 2009.
Due to injury issues, she announced in June 2012 that she was retiring.
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Famous quotes by Shawn Johnson
Gymnastics taught me everything - life lessons, responsibility and discipline and respect.Shawn Johnson
I had a constant fear, a constant little doubt in my mind: 'OK, I'm getting ready to do my standing back full on beam and I might re-tear my ACL.'Shawn Johnson
I have a chaperone everywhere I go - my mom.Shawn Johnson
I pay attention to my diet to be a healthier gymnast, but I'm not obsessive over it.Shawn Johnson
I was at the Olympic Games winning medals and I still doubted my image. I doubted what I looked like. That's sad.Shawn Johnson
I'm doing four hours of gymnastics training a day, six days a week and then an extra two to three hours in a fitness center as well.Shawn Johnson
I'm pleased to say my knee feels a lot better. It's still not back to normal, and I don't know if it ever will be, but I'm learning to deal with it instead of expecting it to be like it was before.Shawn Johnson
I'm trying to stay as calm as possible and focus one day at a time, but when reality sets in, I feel everything: anxiety, excitement, nerves, pressure and joy.Shawn Johnson
It sounds funny, but the 2008 Olympics were something that just kind of happened, and I was lucky they came at a point when I was uninjured and well prepared. As a gymnast, you can't ask for much more.Shawn Johnson
My parents- they've been my biggest influences and supporters since day one. They teach me every day that happiness comes from within and not from something outside of your heart.Shawn Johnson
Something my mom taught me when I was little is that everything happens for a reason.Shawn Johnson
The body is an amazing machine... If you eat the right things your body will perform incredibly well!Shawn Johnson
We're taught at such a young age that you can always be better and that you're never perfect and that you're never good enough.Shawn Johnson
When I was younger, my coach, Liang Chow, made all the decisions. I would go to the gym for practice, do exactly what Chow told me to do, go home, come back and start all over again. If Chow told me to do 50 squat jumps, I did 50 squat jumps.Shawn Johnson
Shawn Johnson's Popularity
Shawn Johnson is a famous American gymnast, who was born on January 19, 1992. As a person born on this date, Shawn Johnson is listed in our database as the 18th most popular celebrity for the day (January 19) and the 236th most popular for the year (1992).
People born on January 19 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Shawn Johnson is the 586th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Shawn Johnson's birthday, Shawn Johnson is the 6198th most famous American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.
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