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Earl Johnson (ice hockey)

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Height  6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Name  Earl Johnson
Shot  Left
Role  Ice hockey player

Played for  Detroit Red Wings
Positions  Winger
Playing career  1949–1964
Grandchildren  Quinn Johansson
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Born  June 28, 1931 Fort Frances, ON, CAN (1931-06-28)
Weight  185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Died  February 7, 2015, Kelowna, Canada
Spouse  Joanne Leone Johansson (m. ?–2011)
Children  Paul Johansson, Pete Johansson
Similar People  Paul Johansson, Pete Johansson, Gabriela Oltean

Earl Otto Johansson (June 28, 1931 – February 7, 2015), better known as Earl "Ching" Johnson, played one regular-season game for the Detroit Red Wings in 1953–54. His name ended up on the Stanley Cup. When the Stanley Cup was redone during 1957–58 season, Johnson's name was left off the newer ring. Johnson played three years of Junior Hockey for Windsor: 1948–49, 1949–50, and 1950–51. He also played in the minors playing in six different leagues in 13 different cities in 15 professional seasons (1949–50 and 1951–52 to 1963–64). He died in 2015.


Career statistics

& -name was engraved on the Stanley Cup

Personal life

He is the father of actor Paul Johansson, who plays Dan Scott in American TV show One Tree Hill, and comedian Pete Johansson.


Earl Johnson (ice hockey) Wikipedia

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