Dustin Johnson
Dustin Johnson
Real Name/Full Name Dustin Hunter Johnson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: DJ
Birth Place: Colombia, South Carolina
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 22 June 1984
Age/How Old: 36 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 193 cm
In Feet and Inches –6′ 4″
Weight: In Kilograms – 86 Kg
In Pounds – 190 lbs
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father –Scott Johnson
Mother –Kandee Johnson
Siblings: Austin Johnson(brother), Laurie Johnson(sister)
School: Dutch Fork High School
College: Coastal Carolina University
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a Relationship
Girlfriend: Paulina Gretzky
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: Tatum Gretzky Johnson(son), River Jones-Johnson(son)
Profession: Golfer
Net Worth: $60 million
Last Updated: April 2021

“Golf is a weird sport. Some days you got it. Some days you don’t.” A famous quote by Dustin Johnson that clearly tells us all about him and his life as a golfer. Johnson has continually proven himself to be one of the grandmasters in the act of swinging. He is believed to be the best compared to his contemporaries and has proven his worth time and again.

Well, how well do you know about Dustin Johnson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Dustin Johnson’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Dustin Johnson to date.

Biography and Early Life

Dustin Hunter was born on June 22nd 1984 in South Carolina to Scott Johnson and Kandee Johnson. Scott, his father, was a renowned club pro and he took Johnson to the range at the age of six.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Dustin Johnson in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Dustin Johnson’s age is 36 years old as of today’s date 23rd April 2021 having been born on 22 June 1984. Though, he is 6′ 4″ in feet and inches and 193 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 190 lbs in Pound and 86 kg in Kilograms.

Education

Dustin Johnson attended Dutch Fork High School in South Carolina and also attended Coast Carolina University college.

In college, Johnson followed his long term passion for golf playing and he also recorded achievements as an amateur golfer and he became the first player to claim a title in the first seven seasons after Tiger Wood.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Dustin Johnson With Partner Paulina Gretzky
Dustin Johnson With Partner Paulina Gretzky

On August 2013, Johnson Dustin was engaged to a top model and singer, Paulina Gretzky daughter of Wayne Gretzky and Janet Jones. The two officially started dating in 2013 and got engaged seven months later. Dustin and Paulina have birthed two sons, Tatum Gretzky Johnson, born on January 19th 2015 and River Jones Johnson born on June 12th 2016.

Since the year 2013, Johnson’s brother, Austin Johnson has been his caddie.

Is Dustin Johnson Gay?

Dustin has been marriedto Pauline since 2016 and he is a straight man and has shown no interest in women and that is enough proof of the same.

Professional Career

Johnson has been ranked as one of the longest drivers on the PGA Tour and has also been ranked in the top ten annually in driving distance from 2007 to 2020 and had lead in 2015. After going pro in 2007, Dustin earned his place in the 2008 PGA tour and by the end of his first season he had already won the Turning Stone Resort Championship which was his first ever PGA tour event. As a resilient person, Johnson went on to claim another PGA event title, the AT&T PebbleBeach National Pro-Am.

Within the first two months of the 2012 season Johnson incurred an injury while at home that saw him out of action but he returned towards the end of May. He missed the US Open cut after finishing at +9, one stroke outside the cut mark.

He came back to action on February 2015 after missing the cut for several events and defeated Holmes by a stroke and claimed the WGC-Cadillac Championship. This made him to be ranked on the 7th spot worldwide and earned him $1,570,000. It was his first success since his six- month absence.

In 2016 Johnson did not win the Memorial Tournament. He went on to win the 2016 U.S Open that was his first major title.

2017 was a fruitful year for Johnson as he began with two top 10 finishes in four events. In February he won the Genesis Open this made his world rank move to no. 1. The Genesis Open made him join the ranks of Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods as the only golfers to claim a title in each of their first ten seasons.

Johnson became the first ever golfer to claim all the four WGC titles. The titles include, the 2013 WCG-HSBC Champions, 2015 WCG-Cadillac Championship, 2016 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and the 2017 WCG-Dell Technologies Match Play.

In 2017, Johnson suffered a back injury as a result of a staircase fall that made him withdraw from the 2017 Master Tournament. He also claimed his 16th tour title, the first FedEx event playoff, The Northern Trust. This made him move up to the no.1 spot on the official money list as a result of his win.

Johnson did claim his second title of the season in June by winning the FedEx St. Jude Classic. He won the RBC Canadian Open and this made him claim his third victory in July 2018. Johnson was also among the golfers representing the US team in the Ryder Cup although the US team lost out in the tournament.

Awards

In his career as a golfer, Dustin Johnson has won several wins and awards. Among his PGA Tour wins are;

  • Turning Stone Resort Championship (2008)
  • AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am (2x) (2009,2010)
  • BMW Championship (2010)
  • The Barclays (2011)
  • FedEx St. Jude Classic (2012)
  • Hyundai Tournament of Champions (2013)
  • WCG-HSBC Championship (2013)
  • WGC-Cadillac Championship (2015)
  • US Open (2016)
  • BMW Championship (2016)
  • Genesis Open (2017)
  • WGC-Mexico Championship (2017)
  • WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play (2017)
  • The Northern Trust (2017)
  • Sentry Tournament of Championships (2018)
  • FedEx St. Jude Classic (2018)
  • RBC Canadian Open (2018)

National Team wins

  • Walker Cup (2007)
  • Palmer Cup (2007)
  • Ryder Cup (2010, 2012, 2016)
  • Presidents Cup (2011, 2015, 2017)
  • Wendy’s 3-Tour Challenge (2010)

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Dustin Johnson in 2021

Dustin Johnson Net Worth
Dustin Johnson Net Worth

As of 2021, Dustin Johnson has a net worth of $60 million and has been ranked number one golfer in the world for a period of 64 weeks starting in 2017. Dustin has won $70 million dollars in tournament prize money. He is the third highest earning golfer behind Tiger Woods($120 million) and Phil Mickelson($92 million).

Dustin is a dedicated golf player who has earned his place in the world ranking through hard work and resilience. He is a perfect example of hard work and consistency pays.

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