Jay SilverheelsJay Silverheels
- March 5
) was a Canadian actor.
He was born on the Six Nations Indian Reserve, in Brantford, Ontario, Canada.
Silverheels died in Woodland Hills, California
and was cremated. His ashes were returned home and scattered in Canada. He has a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
at 6538 Hollywood Blvd.
Best known for his many roles as the Lone Ranger's friend, "Tonto", Jay Silverheels starred in other films such as:
See also:Other Canadian pioneers in early Hollywood