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Rolling Thunder (I) (1916–1997)

Rolling Thunder was born on September 10, 1916 in Stamps, Arkansas, USA as John Walter Pope. He is known for his work on The Trial of Billy Jack (1974), Billy Jack (1971) and Inner Healing: Journey with Native Trees of Knowledge (2014). He was married to Carmen Sun Rising and Helen 'Spotted Fawn'. He died on January 23, 1997 in Elko, Nevada, USA. See full bio »


(age 80) in Elko, Nevada, USA

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 1977 Billy Jack Goes to Washington
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 1974 The Trial of Billy Jack
Thunder Mountain
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 1971 Billy Jack (indian snake ceremony - as Rolling Thunder of Shoshone Nation)
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 2019 Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese (Documentary)
The Medicine Man (as Chief Rolling Thunder)

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Rolling Thunder of Shoshone Nation | Chief Rolling Thunder

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