The nickname "Magic" was given to Earvin Johnson by a sportswriter, who saw the 15-year-old Basketball play in a high school game. He made 36 points, 16 rebounds and 16 assists, and did it so beautifully that the journalist referred to him as "Magic" Johnson. The name -- and the prowess on the court -- stuck.
Magic is the nickname for Earvin Johnson.
Erving "Magic Johnson is his full name. Magic was his nickname.
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If you are referring to 'Magic Johnson' he was a basketball player who played for the LA Lakers
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NBA star Earvin Johnson (active 1980-1992) was nicknamed "Magic."
Because his passing skills were like Magic! His teammate gave it to him.
Hall-of-Fame basketball player Earvin Johnson of the L.A. Lakers is nicknamed Magic.
The night before any major game the Lakers had Earvin Johnson would help put the team's minds at ease by performing a magic show. This was a good way to calm everyones nerves and the name then just stuck with him. He also formally changed his name to Magic Johnson.That, or it was his passing, dribbling skills, and ball-handling technique that won him the nickname "Magic."Read more at magic-johnson
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magic johnson, an nba ball player who made the all star game many times. He retired from the nba several years after contracting AIDS.
No, Magic Johnson's son does not have HIV and neither does Johnson's wife. However, Magic Johnson does in fact have HIV and he was diagnosed with it in 1991.
Magic Johnson goes by Magic, and Buck.
He was given the nickname in high school at 15 years old.
Magic Johnson's birth name is Johnson, Earvin.
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