Dustin Johnson
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Dustin Hunter Johnson, also popularly known as Dustin Johnson is an American Professional Golf Player. Johnson has been able to arouse interest in people in him through his charming personality, humble nature, and unique golfing strategy.

He has won different championships through his hard work and determination. He was crowned as a winner in 2 major championships, the 2016 U.S. Open and the 2020 Masters Tournament. He has also won 6 World Golf Championships. He is truly a great role model for youngsters who want to make their careers as professional golfers.

Early Life

Dustin Hunter Johnson, A.K.A Dustin Johnson was born in the United States of America, South Carolina, Columbia on 1984, 22 June. He went on to pursue his academic career in Sports Management at Coastal Carolina University. He built a keen interest in golfing from an early age.

Dustin was actively involved in tournaments that were held at his college, Coastal Carolina University. He was seen participating in different amateur championships. During his time in Amateur League, he managed to win Monroe Invitational and the North East Amateur.

He had played in winning the 2007 Palmer Cup and Palmer Cup teams. He grew a real passion for golfing and had a hunger to achieve something in his life as a golfer.

How Dustin Johnson’s Professional Career Started?

Dustin Johnson’s professional career started in 2007. From 2007, he had the tag of being called a professional golfer. In December 2007, he earned his 2008 PGA Tour car. Even after competing with many professionals, Johnson’s confidence and self-esteem didn’t fade away.

In 2008, October, he went on to win his very first PGA Tour Event, which was held in the United States of America, New York. He won his next PGA Tour Event Championship after just 4 months at AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. After just 3 years as a professional golfer, he was ranked 15th in the world in terms of PGA Tour money winnings.

Johnson had a rollercoaster career in his life. Despite of his hardships, he managed to put himself in a safe spot. In 2021, he won his second Saudi International, marking it as his 9th victory on the European Tour.

Johnson has been successful in displaying his remarkable efforts and plays throughout his career with a total of 24 PGA Tour Wins. He has won 2 Major Championships, 6 World Golf Championships, 6 FedEx Cup Playoff Events, and 10 Other PGA Tour.

Dustin Johnson’s Personal Life and Wife

Dustin Johnson has a very beautiful love story with Paulina Gretzky. Talking about her profession, she is a model, singer, and celebutante. She is the daughter of Mr. Wayne Gretzky (Former Canadian Ice Hockey Professional) and Mrs. Janet Jones.

They met with each other in 2009. They gradually became closer to each other after talking for a long period. Johnson and Paulina got happily engaged in August 2013. After 9 long years of engagement, they finally tied know with each other on 2022, April 23 in Tennessee. They have given birth to two sons.

Johnson is not only a hero inside the pitch, but outside the pitch as well. He has actively involved himself in different charity campaigns. Johnson has donated millions of dollars through his pocket and raised donations.

He has also established a non-profitable organization named, Dustin Johnson Foundation, which helps youth for learning, play and contend.

Johnson doesn’t like to prefer mixing up his private life and public life. He likes to maintain his public profile as low as possible. Talking about his hobbies, he likes to watch and play basketball, travel, exercise, and spend quality time with his loved ones.

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Dustin Johnson Swing

According to different sources, Dustin Johnson’s swing speed is around 177.77 mph (miles per hour). His Hard-hitting ability is also, one of the traits for which he is known.

Dustin Johnson’s Net Worth

According to our records, Dustin Johnson is worth approximately $100 million.

He has been able to accumulate his wealth through golfing, brand deals, investments, and so on. He has been a persistent and humble guy throughout his golfing career.

NameDustin Hunter Johnson
Age39 years old
Date of Birth1984, 22 June
Place of BirthUnited States of America, South Carolina, Columbia
EducationSports Management
Height6 Feet 3 Inches
WifePaulina Gretzky
HobbiesWatching and Playing Basketball, Doing Exercise, Travelling, and Spending Quality Time with Loved Ones