Inky Johnson

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Birthday
12, 1986
Birthplace
Atlanta, GA
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
12, 1986 (age 32)
Birthplace
Atlanta, GA

About

Motivational speaker and author who suffered an injury during a college football game which left him with paralysis in his right arm. He used the experience to advocate for the disabled and write the autobiographical book Inky: An Amazing Story of Faith and Perseverance.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Tennessee, where he earned a master’s degree in sports psychology. He played cornerback on the school's football team.

Trivia

A video of him telling his life story went viral on Twitter and was retweeted more than 35,000 times.

Family Life

He married a woman named Allison and has children named Jada and Inky Jr.

Associated With

Like Tony Gaskins, he is a college football player-turned motivational speaker.