Robert L. Johnson Biography
Robert Louis Johnson was born in a small Mississippi hamlet call Hickory and he was one of seventeen children to his school teaching mother and farmer father.
Johnson excelled academically in an education that led to receiving a masters degree from the esteemed Princeton University.
Johnson's biggest business success was the building up and selling of BET (Black Entertainment Television) for a reported $3 billion
In another first he became the first black owner of a major North American basketball team with his majority holding in the Charlotte Bobcats who later changed name to the Charlotte Hornets after Johnson sold his stake to Michael Jordan.
Twice married he has led a colourful life which has seen him utter some memorable one liners over the years and here is my list of six of the best Robert L. Johnson quotes.