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Russell Means

Russell Means

Oglala Lakota activist for the rights of Native American people
Russell Means was born an Oglala/Lakota Sioux Indian. He was the first national director of the American Indian Movement (AIM) in which role he became prominent during the 1973 standoff with the U.S. government at Wounded Knee. In 1987, he joined the U.S.Wikipedia
BornNovember 10, 1939
HometownPorcupine, Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, U.S.
Height6'1" (1.85m)
SpousePearl Means
ChildrenTatanka Means
ParentsWalter Means, Theodora Louise Feather
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