Chief Nino Cochise

Chief Nino Cochise

Birth
Arizona, USA
Death 23 Dec 1984 (aged 110)
Arizona, USA
Burial Tombstone, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Memorial ID 7605563 · View Source
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Grandson of Cochise, Son of Tahza, Nephew of Geronimo. Leader of the Apache Indians for 87 years. At age 92, missing 1 leg and having to have help into the saddle, he won a role to play his fabled Grandfather in a 1967 episode of the television series, "High Chaparral." Nino died at 110 years of age in Arizona.

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  • Maintained by: A.J.
  • Originally Created by: MB
  • Added: 22 Jun 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7605563
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Chief Nino Cochise (6 Feb 1874–23 Dec 1984), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7605563, citing Tombstone Cemetery, Tombstone, Cochise County, Arizona, USA ; Maintained by A.J. (contributor 1003) .