Red Wing

Feb 13, 1873


A real-life Winnebago Indian princess, Red Wing (born Lillian St. Cyr) was in all likelihood the screen's first Native American star, predating the perhaps better-remembered Princess Mona Darkfeather by several years. Educated at the Carlisle Indian Institute, Red Wing reportedly made her screen debut in 1907. Two years later, she and husband James… More

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