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Russell Means, 72, Actor, Musician, And Native American Activist
"He rose to national attention as a leader of the American Indian Movement in 1970 by directing a band of Indian protesters who seized the Mayflower II ship replica" and went on to lead the famous 1973 occupation of Wounded Knee, South Dakota. "Over two decades he appeared in more than 30 films and television productions," as well as recording CDs and penning a memoir. The New York Times 10/23/12
Posted October 23, 2012 12:53 AM




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