Ernie Johnson Sr.

This article was written by Dana Sprague

1995 Atlanta Braves book cover

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Full Name

Ernest Rudolph Johnson


April 29, 1888 at Chicago, IL (USA)


May 1, 1952 at Monrovia, CA (USA)

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