Mostly Credited As: Shawn Johnson
Sometimes Credited As: Shawn Machel Johnson
Birth Name: Shawn Machel Johnson
Date Of Birth: January 19, 1992 (Age 23)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Des Moines, Iowa
Height: 4' 9" (1.44 m)
Shawn Machel Johnson is an American artistic gymnast. She was the 2008 Olympic balance beam gold medalist and all-around, and floor exercise silver medalist, the 2007 all-around World Champion, and the 2007 and 2008 U.S. all-around champion. She also won the eighth season of Dancing with the Stars.