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William Wilkerson (I) (1902–1966)

William Wilkerson was born on September 18, 1902 in Cobb, Oklahoma, USA as William Penn Wilkerson. He was an actor, known for Riding West (1944), Rock Island Trail (1950) and Apache Chief (1949). He died on March 3, 1966 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Riding West Chief Red Eagle
Rock Island Trail Lakin, Indian Chief
Apache Chief Grey Cloud
Juarez Tomas Mejia


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 1955 Foxfire
Apache Chief (uncredited)
 1955 Escape to Burma (uncredited)
 1954 Masterson of Kansas
Townsman (uncredited)
 1954 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series)
Indian / Tol-Dowa
- Rin Tin Tin and the Apache Chief (1954) ... Indian (uncredited)
- The Education of Corporal Rusty (1954) ... Tol-Dowa (uncredited)
 1954 They Rode West
Kiowa Warrior (uncredited)
 1954 Thunder Pass
Chief Growling Bear
 1954 The Black Dakotas
Medicine Man (uncredited)
 1954 Apache
Apache (uncredited)
 1954 Drums Across the River
Indian (uncredited)
 1954 Arrow in the Dust
Indian (uncredited)
 1954 Ramar of the Jungle (TV Series)
Native / Follower
- Urn of Destiny (1954) ... Native (uncredited)
- The Devil's Soul (1954) ... Follower (uncredited)
 1954 Yukon Vengeance
Chief Lone Eagle (as Bill Wilkerson)
 1954 The Command
Indian Chief (uncredited)
 1954 Border River
Mexican Soldier (uncredited)
 1953 King of the Khyber Rifles
Afridi Horseman (uncredited)
 1953 The Nebraskan
Indian (uncredited)
 1953 Captain John Smith and Pocahontas
Sub-Chief (uncredited)
 1953 Calamity Jane
Indian (uncredited)
 1953 Saginaw Trail
Fox Chief (uncredited)
 1953 The Last Posse
Indian at Founders Day Meeting (uncredited)
 1953 Salome
Convert (uncredited)
 1953 Last of the Comanches
Sub-Chief (uncredited)
 1952 Blue Canadian Rockies
Indian Joe (uncredited)
 1952 Voodoo Tiger
Voodoo Cultist-Guard (uncredited)
 1952 Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla
Native Warrior (uncredited)
 1952 The Big Sky
Blackfoot Subchief (uncredited)
 1952 Untamed Frontier
Vaquero (uncredited)
 1952 The Story of Will Rogers
Indian at Party (uncredited)
 1952 California Conquest
Fernando (as William P. Wilkerson)
 1952 Brave Warrior
Chief Little Cloud
 1952 Desert Pursuit
Indian Bodyguard (uncredited)
 1952 Rancho Notorious
Indian (uncredited)
 1952 The First Time
Salesman (uncredited)
 1952 Thunder in the East
Soldier (uncredited)
 1952 Indian Uprising
Indian (uncredited)
 1951 Jungle Manhunt
Maklee Chief (uncredited)
 1951 Jim Thorpe -- All-American
Spectator (uncredited)
 1951 The Mark of the Renegade
Bandit (uncredited)
 1951 Little Big Horn
Sioux Warrior Who Shoots DeWalt (uncredited)
 1951 Cavalry Scout
Sentry (uncredited)
 1951 Snake River Desperadoes
Indian (uncredited)
 1951 The Last Outpost
Indian Messenger (uncredited)
 1950 Broken Arrow
Juan (uncredited)
 1950 Annie Get Your Gun
Indian Warrior (uncredited)
 1950 Rock Island Trail
Lakin, Indian Chief
 1950 Davy Crockett, Indian Scout
High Tree
 1950 The Traveling Saleswoman
Tony (uncredited)
 1949 Apache Chief
Grey Cloud (as Billy Wilkerson)
 1949 Barbary Pirate
Guard (uncredited)
 1949 Tulsa
Lazy Mouse (uncredited)
 1949 Outpost in Morocco
Arab (uncredited)
 1949 El Paso
Vaquero (uncredited)
 1948 Indian Agent
Indian (uncredited)
 1948 Singin' Spurs
Chief Wolfpack
 1948 Key Largo
Bus Passenger (uncredited)
 1947 Where the North Begins (Short)
Indian Chief (uncredited)
 1947 The Last Round-up
Indian Herder (uncredited)
 1947 Bowery Buckaroos
Big Moose
 1947 Robin Hood of Texas
Dude Ransg Guest (uncredited)
 1946 Ghost of Hidden Valley
Townsman (uncredited)
 1945 They Were Expendable
Sgt. Smith (uncredited)
 1945 Swingin' on a Rainbow
Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1944 Riding West
Chief Red Eagle (as Bill Wilkerson)
 1943 Thank Your Lucky Stars
Gower Gulch Indian (uncredited)
 1943 Frontier Fury
Chief Eagle Feather (uncredited)
 1942 Overland Mail
Indian [Chs. 2, 5, 11] (uncredited)
 1942 King of the Stallions
Tonga - Co-leader of Horse-Pursuit Party (uncredited)
 1942 My Gal Sal
Indian (uncredited)
 1942 The Girl from Alaska
Eskimo (uncredited)
 1942 Lawless Plainsmen
Indian (uncredited)
 1942 Captains of the Clouds
Indian at Foster's (uncredited)
 1941 Go West, Young Lady
Indian Chief (uncredited)
 1940 North West Mounted Police
Indian (uncredited)
 1940 Winners of the West
Indian [Chs. 1, 9-10, 13] (uncredited)
 1940 Dr. Cyclops
Silent Indian (uncredited)
 1940 Santa Fe Marshal
Indian (uncredited)
 1939 Bad Lands
Apache (uncredited)
 1939 Overland with Kit Carson
Indian Warrior (uncredited)
 1939 Susannah of the Mounties
Indian (uncredited)
 1939 Juarez
Tomas Mejia (as Bill Wilkerson)
 1935 Cyclone of the Saddle
Indian (uncredited)
 1935 Texas Terror
Old Indian (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Billy Wilkerson | Bill Wilkerson | William P. Wilkerson

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