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Will Sampson
Birth: Sep. 27, 1933
Death: Jun. 3, 1987

Actor. Born in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, he was an Native American of the Creek Nation most noted for his role as ‘Chief' opposite actor Jack Nicholson in "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest" (1975). At 6'5" tall, he also appeared in "The Outlaw Josey Wales" (1976), "Orca" (1977), "The White Buffalo" (1977), "Standing Tall" (1978), "Fish Hawk" (1979), "Poltergeist II" (1986) and "Firewalker" (1986). He was also an accomplished artist and founder of the American Indian Registry for the Performing Arts. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Complications from heart surgery
 
Burial:
Graves Creek Cemetery
Hitchita
McIntosh County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 19, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 4387
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Will Sampson
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- Sabrina Blanton
 Added: Nov. 18, 2014
RIP my Creek brother. <><><><>
-Anonymous
 Added: Nov. 14, 2014

- Kathleen Anne Dyar Winston
 Added: Nov. 4, 2014
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