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John Trudell (I) (1946–2015)


John Trudell was born in Omaha, Nebraska, to a Santee Sioux father and Mexican Indian mother. After a stint in the Navy (and Vietnam) from 1963 to 1969, he became involved with the American Indian Movement, becoming National Chairman in 1973. He held that position until 1979; it was then that his wife Tina, mother-in-law, and three children ages ... See full bio »

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Smoke Signals Randy Peone
(1998)
On Deadly Ground Johnny Redfeather
(1994)
(1996)
Thunderheart Jimmy Looks Twice
(1992)

Filmography

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 2012 Dark Blood
Indian #2 (as John Trudell Jr.)
 2005 A Thousand Roads (Short)
Narrator
 2004 Sawtooth
Worm
 2003 DreamKeeper (TV Movie)
Coyote
 1998 Smoke Signals
Randy Peone
 1996 Extreme Measures
Tony
 1994 On Deadly Ground
Johnny Redfeather
 1992 Thunderheart
Jimmy Looks Twice
 1989 Powwow Highway
Louie Short Hair
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Alternate Names:

John Trudell Jr.
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Personal Quote:

If we respect our Creator, then we should use our intelligence as intelligently as we can, as often as we can and that means with clarity and coherency. That means to activate and respect our intelligence and activate the thinking process so that it is going the way we want it to be because that is why it was given to us. Our intelligence, as the human being part of all this reality is going on, ... See more »

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His father was a Santee Dakota (Sioux) American Indian, and his mother was of Mexican Indian descent. See more »

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Aquarius

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