Rafer Johnson

Birthday
Aug 18, 1935

Bio: African American athlete Rafer Johnson was but a few years out of UCLA when he distinguished himself at the 1960 Olympics, scoring 8,392 points in the Olympic Decathalon. A film career followed posthaste, first in flicks like Elvis' Wild in the Country (1961), then in outdoor adventures like Pirates of Tortuga (1961) and None But the Brave (1965). Because truly… More

Filmography

Rafer Johnson Videos

Think Big
2 minutes 36 seconds
Tarzan And The Jungle Boy
2 minutes 9 seconds
Tarzan And The Great River
3 minutes 53 seconds
None But The Brave
4 minutes 22 seconds

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