John Trudell (1946 – 2015)
Published December 8, 2015
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SAN FRANCISCO – John Trudell (Santee Dakota), an American Indian legend in modern times, walked on today, Tuesday, December 8. He was 69.
John Trudell in 2009
Trudell will be remembered for his longtime activism advancing the causes of American Indians in Indian Country. His talents transcended the average person. He was a noted actor, poet, singer and, perhaps most imortant, he was a warrior for Native people.