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Notables of Native American Background

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  • Elijah-Lazare Tahamont (deceased)
    Dark Cloud (1855—1918) was a Native American silent film actor,'''born Elijah Tahamont''' on September 20, 1855 at Odanak, Quebec, Canada.[1] He was a chief of the Abenaki, a First Nations peo...
  • Clair H. Voss (1920 - 1999)
    Clair H. Voss (1920 – August 10, 1998) was a Presiding Judge of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals. Biography Voss was born in Antigo, Wisconsin in 1920. He attended Marquette University, Marq...
  • Cockacoeske, Leader of the Pamunkey (c.1634 - 1686)
    Everything you wanted to know about Cockacoeske Powhatan Cockacoeske Powhatan -
  • 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...

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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