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Ernst Jean-Joseph

1948 - 2020

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Ernst Jean-Joseph (11 June 1948 – 14 August 2020) was a Haitian football midfielder who played for Haiti in the 1974 FIFA World Cup. He played for Violette A.C. and briefly for Chicago Sting. In the summer of 1976, he played in the National Soccer League with Ottawa Tigers.Described as a "red-haired mulatto" by Brian Glanville, Jean-Joseph failed a doping test after Haiti's opening match with Italy in 1974. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ernst Jean-Joseph has received more than 27,290 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Ernst Jean-Joseph is the 2,582nd most popular soccer player (up from 2,846th in 2019), the 38th most popular biography from Haiti (down from 33rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Haitian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Ernst Jean-Joseph ranks 2,582 out of 16,880Before him are Bernard Genghini, Antonio Olmo, Juninho Paulista, Santiago Vernazza, Rubén Baraja, and Gino Pivatelli. After him are Harry Vos, Idrissa Gueye, Milan Rapaić, Joe Cole, Lucho González, and Ferenc Szojka.

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Among people born in 1948, Ernst Jean-Joseph ranks 423Before him are Richard Simmons, Kim Hwang-sik, Jozef Čapkovič, Geoff Nicholls, Johan De Muynck, and Manfred Kokot. After him are David Hungate, Ken Foree, Garrick Ohlsson, Chantal Lauby, Ivan Yarygin, and Avery Brooks. Among people deceased in 2020, Ernst Jean-Joseph ranks 432Before him are Agnes Simon, Lucien Sève, Jaroslav Pollák, Giancarlo Bergamini, Vidin Apostolov, and Harold Budd. After him are Eddy Pieters Graafland, Nikolai Tanayev, Mário de Araújo Cabral, Kiki Dimoula, Keiji Fujiwara, and Oskar Fischer.

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Among people born in Haiti, Ernst Jean-Joseph ranks 38 out of 80Before him are Michaëlle Jean (1957), René Depestre (1926), Jacques Roumain (1907), Louis Borno (1865), Chibly Langlois (1958), and Dany Laferrière (1953). After him are Wyclef Jean (1969), Jean Baptiste Point du Sable (1745), Prosper Avril (1937), Marc Bazin (1932), Michèle Pierre-Louis (1947), and Gérard Latortue (1934).


Among soccer players born in Haiti, Ernst Jean-Joseph ranks 2Before him are Emmanuel Sanon (1951). After him are Joe Gaetjens (1924), Claude Barthélemy (1945), Guy François (1947), Arsène Auguste (1951), Pierre Bayonne (1949), Jean-Jacques Pierre (1981), Wilde-Donald Guerrier (1989), Réginal Goreux (1987), Jean Sony Alcénat (1986), and Jean Alexandre (1986).