Born c. September 20, 1822Nebraska
Died December 10, 1909Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota
Native American (Lakota) tribal leader and warrior
Red Cloud. © Bettmann/Corbis.
Chief of the proud Oglala Sioux tribe, Red Cloud (1822-1909) saw his people defeated and forced onto United States reservations.Born on a tributary of the North Platte River in Nebraska, Red Cloud ear...