Richard Johnson (1573–1659?), English romance writer, was baptized in London on May 4, 1573. His most famous romance is The Famous Historie of the Seaven Champions of Christendom (1596?). The success of this book was so great that the author added a second and a third part in 1608 and 1616.
Richard Leonard Johnson (born December 29 1974 in Chertsey, Surrey) is an English cricketer, who played county cricket first for Middlesex County Cricket Club and then for Somerset County Cricket Club. He is a lower order batsman and bowls right-arm medium pace.
The Reverend Richard Johnson (b. circa 1753 - 13 March 1827 in England) was the first Christian clergyman in Australia.
Richard Johnson (born April 27, 1974 in Kurri Kurri, New South Wales, Australia) is an Australian football (soccer) player. He currently plays as a central midfielder for the Australian A-League club New Zealand Knights.
Richard Johnson (born July 30, 1927 in Upminster) is an English actor, writer and producer, who starred in several British films of the 1960s and has also had a distinguished stage career.