Gus Johnson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 10 Mar, 2019
Facts of Gus Johnson
Date of Birth: 1967 , August-10
Age: 51 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Gus Johnson
Birth Name Augustus Cornelius Johnson, Jr.
Nick Name Gus
Father Augustus Cornelius Johnson
Mother Btroy Johnson
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Detroit, Michigan
Ethnicity Black
Profession Sportscaster
Working For Television
Net Worth $ 2 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 102 kg
Famous for Fox Sports Wisconsin
Affair with N/A
Married N/A
Education Howard University (1990), University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy (1985)
Movies He Got Game
TV Show Fox Sports commentator
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Gus Johnson is one of the successful sportscasters who currently calls play-by-play for Fox Sports. In 1991, the media personality hosted ESPN's  Black College Sports. He also worked for the movie He Got Game

Early Life, Bio, And Career Of Gus Johnson

Gus Johnson real name is Augustus Cornelius “Gus” Johnson, Jr. born on August 10, 1967. This 48 years commentator was born in Detroit, Michigan who is popular being as an American sportscaster. He got associated with CBS Sports and currently he is working in Fox Sports Wisconsin with his playing play-by-play. Even his work in Big Ten Network is a remarkable one.

From the past 2011 within today getting engaged within Fox Sports as Commentator his popularity and fame got its dimension. Johnson father was working in a private company as an engineer and his mother was the homemaker. Because of regular fight and misunderstanding, this couple later got divorced. He was brought up by his grandparents because of the busy schedule of their parents.

Gus studied in the University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy for his education and from the same place he completed his graduation in 1985. In later time he also worked in alumni magazine within University of Detroit in an edition of 1997. Johnson also joined Howard University for his education and started his early career within NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolves during the year 1996 till 1997.

Johnson got associated for the very first time in Big East Network for Big East Basketball and worked on his best platform over there. He also got associated with Black College Sports Today within ESPN and hosted the program in an excellent way. 

It was announced on May 24, 2017, that Johnson along with Jim Jackson and Michael Rapaport would call play-by-play for the inaugural season of BIG3. 

Gus Johnson's Net Worth, Salary, And Income Source 

Gus Johnson has collected a large amount of money from his illustrious career which as per estimation made by various online sources is believed to be around $1 million. And his annual salary ranges from $43,982 - $102,118.  

Gus Johnson's Love Life, Affair, And Relationship 

Gus Johnson personal life is very private and he is currently single in his status. He works in a brilliant way within soundboard and his quotes while delivering his presentation is absolutely amazing. He has not flashed about his wife and child within current time and he is also providing news of NFL with excellent way among the people.

His interest was also in playing soccer in early time but he did not give it on a serious turn. Though there were many stories of his affair according to him none of them were serious and real at all. He is busy with his professional time for now and planning to start his own business very soon. He is a good traveler and loves traveling in free time.

He loves maintaining the gap in his personal life along with his professional life so that he cannot bear any rumors and controversy in his image. His ford ways are deliberative on looking to his presentation. He is close to his aunt more than his parents because he spent his childhood under her supervision.

Gus Johnson's Age, Height, And Other Facts 

  • Gus Johnson's height is 5 feet 10 inches tall.
  • Age: Johnson is aged 51 years.  

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