Shawn Johnson (born January 19, 1992) is an American gymnast who won the Gold Medal in Women's Balance Beam and the Women's Individual All-Around Silver Medal at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. Shawn Johnson has since made many television appearances, including a stint as a competitor on "Dancing with the Stars" in 2009.
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- Nickname(s): Peanut, Bubbly, America's Sweetheart
- Country represented: United States
- Born: ( 1992-01-19) January 19, 1992 (age 28) Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.
- Hometown: West Des Moines, Iowa
- Residence: Nashville, Tennessee
- Spouse: Andrew East (m. 2016)
- Height: 4 ft 11 in (150 cm)
- Discipline: Women's artistic gymnastics
- Level: Senior International Elite
- Years on national team: 2004–2008, 2011–2012
- Club: Chow's Gymnastics and Dance Institute
- Head coach(es): Liang Chow
- Retired: June 3, 2012
- Children: 1
- Awards: Longines Prize for Elegance (2007) ESPY for Best US Female Olympian (2009)
- Website: shawnjohnson.com