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Ben Johnson Autographs, Memorabilia & Collectibles

BEN JOHNSON
Born: June 13, 1918 in Foraker, Shidler, Oklahoma
Died: April 08, 1996 in Mesa, Arizona
Biography
Ben Johnson (1918-1996) was a former ranch hand and rodeo performer before starting in films as a wrangler, stuntman and double for such stars as John Wayne, Gary Cooper and James Stewart. After being cast in such features as Mighty Joe Young (1949), Rio Grande (1950) and Wagon Master (1950), Johnson left Hollywood to return to the rodeo in 1953, but soon returned to movies, appearing in more than 300 films over his career. The star of such films as Shane (1953), Cheyenne Autumn (1964), The Wild Bunch (1969), Chisum (1970), The Sugarland Express (1974) and Radio Flyer (1992), Johnson was also an early TV performer, appearing on shows, primarily Westerns, from 1956-1986.
Film Credits | show moreshow less
1948-Red-River (Stunt work), 1947-Angel-and-the-Badman (Stunt work), 1946-Smoky (Stunt work), 2004-Sam-Peckinpah's-West:-Legacy-of-a-Hollywood-Renegade (Other), 2006-Boffo!-Tinseltown's-Bombs-and-Blockbusters (Other), 1997-The-69th-Annual-Academy-Awards (Other), 1990-Hollywood-Mavericks (Other), 1987-Reginald-LeBorg---Man-nannte-mich-den-Alleskonner (Other), 1943-Arizona-Trail (Stunt work), 1991-Picture-This:-The-Times-of-Peter-Bogdanovich-in-Archer-City,-Texas (in person), 2001-AFI's-100-Years...-100-Thrills:-America's-Most-Heart-Pounding (Other), 1984-Hollywood-Greats (in person), 1961-1962-Route-66 (Performer), 1960-1961-Laramie (Performer), 1958-The-Adventures-of-Ozzie-&-Harriet (Performer), 1957-Slim-Carter (Performer), 1956-Cavalcade-of-America (Performer), 1952-Wild-Stallion (Performer), 1949-Mighty-Joe-Young (Performer), 1944-Nevada (Performer), 1944-Tall-in-the-Saddle (Performer), 1996-Ben-Johnson:-Third-Cowboy-on-the-Right (in person), 1978-The-Mike-Douglas-Show (in person), 1972-The-44th-Annual-Academy-Awards (in person), 1996-Ruby-Jean-and-Joe (Performer), 1994-Angels-in-the-Outfield (Performer), 1994-Outlaws:-The-Legend-of-O.B.-Taggart (Performer), 1991-My-Heroes-Have-Always-Been-Cowboys (Performer), 1989-The-Last-Ride (Performer), 1988-Dark-Before-Dawn (Performer), 1988-Stranger-on-My-Land (Performer), 1986-Trespasses (Performer), 1985-Wild-Horses (Performer), 1984-Red-Dawn (Performer), 1980-The-Hunter (Performer), 1980-Wild-Times (Performer), 1974-Locusts (Performer), 1974-The-Sugarland-Express (Performer), 1972-The-Getaway (Performer), 1972-Corky (Performer), 1971-Something-Big (Performer), 1965-Major-Dundee (Performer), 1964-Cheyenne-Autumn (Performer), 1943-Riders-of-the-Northwest-Mounted (Stunt work), 2008-American-Masters (Other), 1940-The-Durango-Kid (Stunt work), 1947-Wyoming (Performer), 1947-Wyoming (Stunt work), 1945-Santa-Fe-Saddlemates (Stunt work), 1948-Fort-Apache (Stunt work), 1944-The-Old-Texas-Trail (Stunt work), 1981-Soggy-Bottom,-U.S.A. (Performer), 1980-Terror-Train (Performer), 1978-The-Swarm (Performer), 1977-The-Greatest (Performer), 1975-Breakheart-Pass (Performer), 1973-The-Red-Pony (Performer), 1973-The-Train-Robbers (Performer), 1970-Chisum (Performer), 1968-Hang-'Em-High (Performer), 1968-Will-Penny (Performer), 1966-The-Rare-Breed (Performer), 1965-Bob-Hope-Presents-the-Chrysler-Theatre (Performer), 1960-Ten-Who-Dared (Performer), 1959-Border-Patrol (Performer), 1958-Alfred-Hitchcock-Presents (Performer), 1957-War-Drums (Performer), 1955-Oklahoma! (Performer), 1950-Wagon-Master (Performer), 1944-The-Pinto-Bandit (Performer), 1943-Bordertown-Gun-Fighters (Performer), 1939-The-Fighting-Gringo (Performer), 1993-John-Ford (in person), 1976-The-48th-Annual-Academy-Awards (in person), 1969-Walt-Disney's-Wonderful-World-of-Color (Performer), 1947-Ramrod (Stunt work), 1943-Blazing-Guns (Stunt work), 2000-Golden-Saddles,-Silver-Spurs (Other), 1948-The-Kissing-Bandit (Stunt work), 1946-Out-California-Way (Stunt work), 1968-Walt-Disney's-Wonderful-World-of-Color (Other), 1996-The-Evening-Star (Performer), 1995-Bonanza:-Under-Attack (Performer), 1991-The-Chase (Performer), 1989-Back-to-Back (Performer), 1987-Cherry-2000 (Performer), 1982-The-Shadow-Riders (Performer), 1980-Ruckus (Performer), 1979-The-Sacketts (Performer), 1977-Grayeagle (Performer), 1976-The-Town-That-Dreaded-Sundown (Performer), 1975-Hustle (Performer), 1973-Runaway! (Performer), 1973-Dillinger (Performer), 1971-The-Last-Picture-Show (Performer), 1962-1971-Bonanza (Performer), 1969-The-Undefeated (Performer), 1969-The-Wild-Bunch (Performer), 1964-Perry-Mason (Performer), 1960-1962-Have-Gun---Will-Travel (Performer), 1958-The-Restless-Gun (Performer), 1958-Fort-Bowie (Performer), 1953-Shane (Performer), 1950-Rio-Grande (Performer), 1946-Badman's-Territory (Performer), 1945-Corpus-Christi-Bandits (Performer), 1943-The-Outlaw (Performer), 1943-The-Outlaw (Other), 1943-The-Outlaw (in person), 1978-Inside-'The-Swarm' (in person), 1973-The-Wayne-Train (in person), 1943-Riders-of-the-Rio-Grande (Stunt work), 1946-California-Gold-Rush (Stunt work), 1972-The-Bull-of-the-West (Other), 1943-Tarzan's-Desert-Mystery (Stunt work), 1986-Etoiles-et-toiles (in person), 1993-Bonanza:-The-Return (Performer), 1992-Radio-Flyer (Performer), 1986-Let's-Get-Harry (Performer), 1984-Champions (Performer), 1982-Tex (Performer), 1976-The-Savage-Bees (Performer), 1975-Bite-the-Bullet (Performer), 1973-Blood-Sport (Performer), 1973-Kid-Blue (Performer), 1972-Junior-Bonner (Performer), 1963-1971-Gunsmoke (Performer), 1963-1968-The-Virginian (Performer), 1966-1967-The-Monroes (Performer), 1966-ABC-Stage-67 (Performer), 1966-Branded (Performer), 1962-Stoney-Burke (Performer), 1961-Tomboy-and-the-Champ (Performer), 1961-One-Eyed-Jacks (Performer), 1958-Navy-Log (Performer), 1956-Rebel-in-Town (Performer), 1951-Fort-Defiance (Performer), 1949-She-Wore-a-Yellow-Ribbon (Performer), 1948-3-Godfathers (Performer), 1948-The-Gallant-Legion (Performer), 1945-The-Naughty-Nineties (Performer), 1976-Meanwhile,-Back-at-the-Ranch (Other), 1994-100-Years-of-the-Hollywood-Western (in person), 1993-Warren-Oates:-Across-the-Border (in person), 1991-Thank-Ya,-Thank-Ya-Kindly (in person), 1989-Hollywood-on-Horses (in person), 1972-1974-The-Tonight-Show-Starring-Johnny-Carson (in person)

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