Namesakes

Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 5 storms, 2 hurricanes
Storm Ernesto   1982  
Storm Ernesto   1988  
Storm Ernesto   1994  
Storm Ernesto   2000  
Hurricane Ernesto   2006  
Hurricane Ernesto   2012  
Storm Ernesto   2018  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 peace
(peace) Ernesto Teodoro Moneta   1907  
Notable Activists and Revolutionaries: 1 activist
(activist) Che Guevara (a.k.a. Ernesto)   1928-1967  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 gold
(bronze) Ernesto Ambrosini   1920   3000 m steeplechase  
(gold) Ernesto Canto Gudiño   1984   20 km walk  
Other Leaders: 1 president
President Ernesto Geisel   1974-1979   Brazil