Ernie Holmes

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Birth Name: Ernest Lee Holmes

Occupation: Football Player

Place Of Birth: Texas

Date Of Birth: July 11, 1948

Date Of Death: January 17, 2008

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Ernie Holmes was born on the 11th of July, 1948. He was known for being a Football Player. Defensive tackle who was part of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ legendary “Steel Curtain” defense; he won two Super Bowls with the team.

Ernie Holmes was born in Texas. He played college football at Texas Southern University. In 1973, he was arrested for firing shots at a police helicopter.

Ernie Holmes was a Cancer and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Ernie Holmes was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Ernest Lee Holmes is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Ernie’s Ernest Lee Holmes attended Texas Southern.


Ernie Holmes’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ernie Holmes’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Ernie Holmes kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Ernie Holmes was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ernest Lee Holmes
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Ernie Holmes was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Ernie Holmes was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Ernie Holmes had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Ernie Holmes’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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