Ernie Holmes

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Birthday
11, 1948
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Jan 17, 2008 (59)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
11, 1948
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Jan 17, 2008 (59)

About

Defensive tackle who was part of the Pittsburgh Steelers' legendary "Steel Curtain" defense; he won two Super Bowls with the team.

Before Fame

He played college football at Texas Southern University.

Trivia

In 1973, he was arrested for firing shots at a police helicopter.

Family Life

He was born in Jamestown, Texas.

Associated With

Defensive end L.C. Greenwood was his teammate on the Steelers.

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