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Black Elk

Born: 1863 AD
Died: 1950 AD

1863 – Black Elk was born in December is a Oglala Sioux shaman.

1876 – He participated in the Battle of Little Big Horn.

1890 – Wounded in the massacre that occurred at Wounded Knee.

1887 – Traveled to England with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show.

1892 – Black Elk married his first wife, Katie War Bonnett.

1932 – Collaborated with John Neihardt to produce oral history "Black Elk Speaks: The Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux".