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The greatest Native American heroes in history

StarsInsider Logo By Stars Insider of StarsInsider | Slide 2 of 31: Sacheen Littlefeather made history at the 1973 Oscars when she refused the Oscar for Best Actor on behalf of Marlon Brando, in protest of the portrayal of Native Americans in American film and television, and also the tragic events at Wounded Knee that occurred just one month prior.Follow us and access great exclusive content everyday

Sacheen Littlefeather

Sacheen Littlefeather made history at the 1973 Oscars when she refused the Oscar for Best Actor on behalf of Marlon Brando, in protest of the portrayal of Native Americans in American film and television, and also the tragic events at Wounded Knee that occurred just one month prior.

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