Wes Studi

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Birthday
17, 1947
Birthplace
Tahlequah, OK
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthplace
Tahlequah, OK

About

Cherokee actor who gained recognition for his roles as proud Native Americans. He received critical acclaim for his roles in Geronimo: An American Legend, Kings, and Avatar.

Before Fame

Prior to grade school, he did not know English and only spoke Cherokee.

Trivia

He was in Dances With Wolves, The Last of the Mohicans, and Mystery Men.

Family Life

His parents Maggie and Andy Studi raised him in Oklahoma. He married Maura Dhu Studi in 1990 and he has three kids named Daniel, Kholan and Leah.

Associated With

He appeared in The Last of the Mohicans with Russell Means.