Date of Birth:
Chief Dan George
24 July 1899
Chief Dan George played in 2 movies in the Adventure, Drama, War, Western, Action, Thriller, Music genres.
Chief Dan George got succeed with average imdb rating 7.8.
Was chief of the Squamish Band of Burrard Inlet, British Columbia, from 1951 to 1963.
Besides television and the movies, was also a successful Canadian stage actor and appeared in The Ectasy of Rita Joe in 1967
Was a successful poet. Wrote two books of poetry, My Heart Soars (1974) and My Spirit Soars (1982). Also recited his famous work, "Lament for Confederation," at Vancouver, British Columbia's 1967 Canadian Centennial celebrations.
Always insisted on playing "good" First Nation characters.
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