Chief Dan George is a Actor Canadien born on 24 july 1899 at Vancouver (Canada)
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Nationality CanadaBirth 24 july 1899
at Vancouver (Canada
)Death 23 september 1981
(at 82 years) at Vancouver (Canada
Officer of the Order of Canada
Chief Dan George, OC (July 24, 1899 – September 23, 1981) was a chief of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation, a Coast Salish band whose Indian reserve is located on Burrard Inlet in the southeast area of the District of North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He was also an author, poet and actor. His best-known written work was "My Heart Soars".
Dan George's granddaughter Lee Maracle is a poet, author, activist, and professor. His granddaughter Charlene Aleck is an actress who performed for 18 years on The Beachcombers on CBC. His
great-granddaughter Columpa Bobb is an actress and poet.
One of Dan George's sons, Chief Jesse "Nighthawk" George, currently resides and works in Chesapeake, Virginia.