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Magic Johnson has been married to Cookie Johnson since 1988. They have been married for 29 years.

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Magic Johnson

Sports - Basketball

Why Famous: Los Angeles Lakers

Age: 57 (b. 8/14/1959)

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Cookie Johnson

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Why Famous: Spouse of Magic Johnson

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Event Start Date Length
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Married 1988 29 years
 Total29 years*

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Children of this Relationship

Name Born Age Gender Type
Earvin III6/4/199224 yrs.MaleBiological
Elisa01/199521 yrs.FemaleAdopted

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Where and/or how did Magic Johnson and Cookie Johnson meet?

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Other Relationship Information about Magic Johnson and Cookie Johnson:

After a physical before the 1991,1992 NBA season, Johnson discovered that he had tested positive for HIV. In a press conference held on November 7, 1991, Johnson made a public announcement that he would retire immediately. He stated that his wife Cookie and their unborn child did not have HIV, and that he would dedicate his life to "battle this deadly disease". Johnson initially said that he did not know how he contracted the disease, but later admitted that it was through having multiple sexual partners during his playing career. At the time, only a small percentage of HIV positive people had contracted it from heterosexual sex, and it was initially rumored that Johnson was gay or bisexual, although he denied both.

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Classic Quotes by Magic Johnson and Cookie Johnson about their relationship:

"We go to movies every weekend. We make sure that we continue to date. That's one promise that we made when we had kids - that we'd still do our thing." Cookie Johnson

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