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Notables of Native American Background

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  • Cockacoeske, Leader of the Pamunkey (c.1634 - 1686)
    Everything you wanted to know about Cockacoeske Powhatan Cockacoeske Powhatan - en.wikipedia.org
  • He Dog Šúŋka Bloká (1840 - 1936)
    He Dog (ca. 1840–1936). A member of the Oglala Lakota, He Dog was closely associated with Crazy Horse during the Great Sioux War of 1876-77. Born in the spring of 1840 on the headwaters of t...
  • Kicking Bear Matȟó Wanáȟtake (1846 - 1904)
    Kicking Bear (March 18, 1846 – May 28, 1904), also called Matȟó Wanáȟtake,[1][2] was an Oglala Lakota who became a band chief of the Miniconjou Lakota Sioux. He fou...
  • Flying Hawk Čhetáŋ Kiŋyáŋ (1852 - 1931)
    Flying Hawk (Oglala Lakota: Čhetáŋ Kiŋyáŋ; a/k/a Moses Flying Hawk; March 1854 – December 24, 1931) was an Oglala Lakota warrior, historian, educator ...
  • Red Cloud Maȟpíya Lúta (1822 - 1909)
    Red Cloud (Lakota: Maȟpíya Lúta) (1822 – December 10, 1909) was a war leader and a chief of the Oglala Lakota. He led as a chief from 1868 to 1909. One of the most capable...

What is a "notable?". "worthy of notice"; that is, "significant, interesting, or unusual enough to deserve attention or to be recorded". Notable in the sense of being "famous", or "popular"—although not irrelevant—is secondary.

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