Hank Johnson Biography

Published On Oct 04, 2015
Facts of Hank Johnson
Date of Birth: 1954 , October-2
Birth Nation: United States
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Hank Johnson is a married man. He is married to Mereda Johnson. The actual date when they got married is unknown. They also have two children together. They are still together and there is no any sign of them getting divorced. He completed his college education from Clark College and then he joined Texas Southern University, this is the place where he learned more about American law. He has been actively involved in American law for more than two and half decade. He began his political career since 2000 and that was in DeKalb County Commission. Since then he has been actively involving in American politics.

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Born in Washington, DC

October 2 , 1954

Hank Johnson was from the upper middle class family born as Henry C. Johnson Jr. in Washington, D.C., United States of America to parents of African American descent. He is an American and is black.

Graduated from Clark College

September 25 , 1976

He received his formal education from somewhere in Washington. After completing his high school education he was enrolled at Clark College. He was one of the best students there and he completed his education from there in 1976.

Joined Texas Southern University

April 22 , 1979

After completing his college education from Clark College, he then joined Texas Southern University; this is the place where he learned more about American law. He has been actively involved in American law for more than two and half decade. 

Began his political career

June 4 , 2000

He has been actively involved in American law for more than two and half decade. He began his political career since 2000 and that was in DeKalb County Commission. Since then he has been actively involving in American politics.

Criticized George W Bush

January 25 , 2007

George W. Bush was the president of United States of America in 2007 and it was in his last year of presidential life. During that time, he was leading the war in the Iraq and for that he also received lots of criticism and one of them is also by Hank Johnson.

Ran against Cynthia McKinney

August 27 , 2006

After serving in the American laws and American politics for about three decade, he also desired to run in the major American politics. So, in 2006 he ran against Cynthia McKinney. She is also the great leader of the Democratic Party.

Graduated from Second Baptist High School

October 3 , 1988

He received his formal education from Faith West Academy. This is not the high school from where he completed his high school education, he was also enrolled at Second Baptist High School and from there he received his high school graduation. 

Graduated from Princeton University

January 26 , 1992

Soon after completing his high school education, he also desired to gain his bachelor degree and with an aim to pursue that he joined Princeton University. Actually, he joined them as a student of arts and finally completed his education from there in 1992.

Graduated from Harvard Law School

June 17 , 1995

His interest in politics was increasing day by day. He also liked to learn more about American law and politics. So, the soon joined Harvard Law School after completing his education from Princeton University. 

Began his professional career

June 5 , 1995

After completing his law degree from Harvard Law School, he began working in various law farms. At the start of his professional career, he worked for J. Michael Luttig. He also served as the Chief Justice of the United States.

won his first major election

October 7 , 2012

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Hosted The Howard Stern Show

February 22 , 1986

After his successful career as a television host, Stern hosted The Howard Stern Show. He is also best known in the world for being the judge of America’s Got Talent.

Won Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

1998

Stern has been honored by several prestigious awards in his life and one of them is also Blockbuster Entertainment Awards. He was honored with this award in 1998 and that was for Favorite Male Newcomer. 

Won Adult Video News Awards

2000

There are lots of prestigious awards he has been honored in his life. In 2000, he was crowned the Adult Video News Awards. He was also honored by the Golden Apple Awards. 

Won Mr Blackwell's Worst Dress List

1995

As a popular actor and television personality, Stern has been nominated for lots of prestigious awards. In 1995, he was listed in Mr. Blackwell's Worst Dress List.