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Chief Thunderbird (1866–1946)

Chief Thunderbird was born on August 6, 1866 in near Tongue River, Montana, USA as Richard Davis Thunderbird. He is known for his work on Annie Oakley (1935), Laughing Boy (1934) and Silly Billies (1936). He died on April 6, 1946 in Los Angeles County, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Annie Oakley
Annie Oakley Chief Sitting Bull
Laughing Boy
Laughing Boy Laughing Boy's Father
Silly Billies
Silly Billies Chief Cyclone
Cyclone of the Saddle


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 1944 The Falcon Out West
Eagle Feather (uncredited)
 1942 Wild Bill Hickok Rides
Indian (uncredited)
 1940 North West Mounted Police
Indian (uncredited)
 1939 Geronimo
Chief Eskiminzu (uncredited)
 1939 Susannah of the Mounties
Indian (uncredited)
 1936 The Country Beyond
Indian (uncredited)
 1936 Silly Billies
Chief Cyclone
 1936/I Custer's Last Stand
Rain-in-Face (as Chick Davis)
 1935 Annie Oakley
Chief Sitting Bull (as Chief Thunder Bird)
 1935 Cyclone of the Saddle
High Hawk (as Chick Davis)
 1935 The Rustlers of Red Dog
Indian Chief (uncredited)
 1934 Massacre
Indian (uncredited)
 1932 Heroes of the West
Chief Thunder Bird
 1923 The Covered Wagon
Indian (uncredited)
 1914 The Perils of Pauline
Indian (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Chief Thunder Bird | Chick Davis | Richard Davis

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