Honorable Ben Nighthorse Campbell, U.S. Senator
John Bennett Herrington Lieutenant Commander, USN: 1st Indian Astromaut
 Biography of Signew L. Riley: Third Generation Indian Scout
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Honorable Ben Nighthorse Campbell, U.S. Senator
Colorado's senior U.S. Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell was born in Auburn, California on April 13, 1933. His mother, Mary Vierra, was a Portuguese immigrant, and his father, Albert Campbell, was a Northern Cheyenne Indian. Campbell is the only American Indian presently serving in the United States Senate, and is one of 44 Chiefs of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe. More

John Bennett Herrington, Lieutenant Commander, USN: 1st Indian Astronaut
Lt. Cmdr. John B. Herrington, USN, is scheduled to fly aboard Space Shuttle Endeavour, Mission STS-113, on Nov. 11. He will become NASA's first declared Native American astronaut who is a tribal member (Chickasaw) to fly into outer space. Herrington was born Sept. 14, 1958, in Wetumka, Oklahoma. He grew up in Colorado Springs, Colo., Riverton, Wyoming, and Plano, Texas. More
Biography of Signew L. Riley: Third Generation Indian Scout
Staff Sgt. Sinew Riley was the ranking Apache scout at Huachuca in the 30s and 40s From the Whiteriver Reservation.... More





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