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Jay Silverheels

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Birthday
26, 1912
Birthplace
Brantford, Canada
Death Date
Mar 5, 1980 (67)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
26, 1912
Birthplace
Brantford, Canada
Death Date
Mar 5, 1980 (67)

About

Mohawk First Nations athlete turned actor who played the role of Tonto on TV's The Lone Ranger.

Before Fame

He played lacrosse under the name, Harry Smith.

Trivia

He has had several film roles including a part in Key Largo with Humphrey Bogart and Broken Arrow with James Stewart.

Family Life

He had a son, Jay Silverheels, Jr. who became an actor.

Associated With

He was in Captain from the Castille with Tyrone Power.