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Chief Dan George

Chief Dan GeorgeAKA Geswanouth Slahoot

Born: 24-Jul-1899
Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Died: 23-Sep-1981
Location of death: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Burrard Cemetery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: American Aborigine
Occupation: Actor

Nationality: Canada
Executive summary: Little Big Man

Chief of the Tsleil-Waututh tribe, 1951 to 1963.

    Order of Canada

    Nothing Personal (28-Mar-1980)
    Americathon (10-Aug-1979)
    Shadow of the Hawk (14-Jul-1976)
    The Outlaw Josey Wales (30-Jun-1976)
    Harry and Tonto (12-Aug-1974) · Sam Two Feathers
    The Bears and I (31-Jul-1974) · Chief Peter A-Tas-Ka-Nay
    Dan Candy's Law (22-Feb-1974)
    Cancel My Reservation (21-Sep-1972)
    Little Big Man (14-Dec-1970) · Old Lodge Skins
    Smith! (21-Mar-1969)

Author of books:
My Heart Soars (1974, poetry)
My Spirit Soars (1982, poetry)

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