Widely considered one of the best locks to ever play the game of rugby, he captained England and Leicester to great success.His remarkable play and leadership helped England win the World Cup in 2003. He also led the Leicester Tigers to six league titles and consecutive Heineken Cups.A strong supporter of Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers, he covered Super Bowl XLVII for the BBC.BEFORE FAME
He was playing American football in Leicester when offered a tryout for New Zealand's King Country rugby side.PERSONAL LIFE
He was born in Solihull, West Midlands, England.The meaning of the name Johnson: Son Of John FUN FACTS
Rugby Player Martin Johnson were born on Monday, birthstone is Aquamarine, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Dog, it is 61 days until Martin Johnson next birthday.