|Years active 1988–present|
Education Ponca Military Academy
Name Saginaw Grant
|Full Name Morgan Saginaw Grant|
Born July 20, 1936 (1936-07-20) Pawnee, Oklahoma, U.S.
Occupation Actor, dancer, motivational speaker
Parents Austin Grant Sr., Sarah Grant
Movies and TV shows The World's Fastest In, Winter in the Blood, Stolen Women: Captured, Black Cloud, Harts of the West
Similar People Chris Eyre, Jerry London, Steven R Monroe, Roger Donaldson, Kevin VanHook
Died July 27, 2021 (aged 85) Los Angeles, California
The legacy of saginaw grant
Saginaw Morgan Grant (July 20, 1936 – July 27, 2021), known professionally as Saginaw Grant, was a Native American character actor, dancer, motivational speaker and the Hereditary Chief of the Sac and Fox Nation.
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The life of saginaw grant
Grant was born at the Indian Hospital in Pawnee, Oklahoma, the son of Sarah (née Murray) and Austin Grant. He was a member of the Sac and Fox Nation of Oklahoma. His mother's ancestry was from the Iowa and Otoe-Missouria tribes of Oklahoma. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps.
Grant appeared in numerous films and television shows. Saginaw Grant played the Gatekeeper in the 1999 film, "Purgatory". He played Chief Big Bear in the 2013 film The Lone Ranger. The same year, he appeared as a man who sells his truck to Walter White in the Breaking Bad episode "Ozymandias".
Grant was the adoptive father of actress and social activist, Mariana Tosca.
On July 27, 2021, Grant died in his sleep. His friend and publicist said the cause of death was natural causes.