Ch-ch changes: Chad Johnson becomes “Ocho Cinco” and other famous name changes

Wednesday, September 03, 2008

The Sports world perplexed at the recent announcement that Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Johnson has legally changed his name to Chad Ocho Cinco, which is the Spanish translation of his number 85 jersey. Ocho Cinco certainly isn’t the first famous person to have a change of heart about his given name.

Comments [1]

Dominick DePinto

It seems NFL wide receivers like to change their names. Mark Duper, wide receiver for the Miami Dolphins, legally changed his name to Mark Super Duper. He also wore number 85.

Sep. 03 2008 09:07 AM

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.