Date of Birth:
18 August 1935
Rafer Johnson played in 1 movies in the Drama, Music, Musical genres.
Rafer Johnson got succeed with average imdb rating 6.1.
As part of 'Robert F. Kennedy' (qv)'s entourage, he was present at Kennedy's assassination in 1968.Was the final torch bearer and lit the Olympic cauldron at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics; was the first torch runner for the 1996 Atlanta Olympics at the Los Angeles Colosseum.He and football player 'Roosevelt Grier' (qv) (aka "Rosie Grier") helped capture and physically detained 'Robert F. Kennedy' (qv)'s assassin 'Sirhan Sirhan' (qv).Inducted into the Sport in Society Hall of Fame, 1999.Rafer Joh... Read more