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.