Biography - A Short Wiki
Publisher and entrepreneur who founded Johnson Publishing as well as the magazines Ebony and Jet. He was a recipient of both the Spingarn Medal (presented by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) and the prestigious Presidential Medal of Freedom.
He married Eunice Walker in 1941.
How did John H. Johnson die?
John H. Johnson's death was caused by Heart Failure.
|Cause of death||Heart Failure|
|Age of death||87 years|
|Birthday||January 19, 1918|
|Death date||August 8, 2005|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
My mother was the influence in my life. She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate triumph of justice and hard work. She believed passionately in education.John H. Johnson
You spend so much time in your profession it ought to be something you love.John H. Johnson
To succeed, one must be creative and persistent.John H. Johnson
Failure is a word that I simply don’t accept.John H. Johnson
Every day I run scared. That’s the only way I can stay ahead.John H. Johnson