Updated: 2/17/2021

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  • Accomplishments
  • I was an engineer for NASA, but I may most famous for inventing the Super Soaker! Johnson was born in Mobile, Ala., and attended college at Tuskegee University. After completing his master's degree, he joined the U.S. Air Force. He also invented the first Nerf gun is int that cool.
  • Connections to me
  • My connections to Lonnie Johnston are I wanted to be an inventor. And Im also very into the Air Force. Just like he was
  • Legacy
  • Lonnie Johnson is a former Air Force and NASA engineer who invented the massively popular Super Soaker water gun.
  • He was an inventor that was a 2-time Tuskegee university graduate. He also was awarded the Air Force Achievement Medal and the Air Force Commendation Medal. He also invited the super soaker in 1990.
  • Lonnie was also a very nice guy just like me. Also, he was born in mobile AL in 1949. And his birthday is on October 6th. Also, the newest award is the received the Breakthrough Award from Popular Mechanics for the invention of the JTEC.
  • He holds more than 250 patents. He also likes to invent eco-friendly devices. Like thermal energy. And also right now he is working on developing revolutionary energy technology.