Sacheen Littlefeather, the Local American entertainer and
dissident who declined Marlon Brandon's Oscar for his sake at the 1973 Institute Grants service,
has passed on.
The Foundation of Film Expressions and Sciences shared the news through Twitter on Sunday.
No reason for death was given
however Littlefeather uncovered in a 2021 meeting with The Gatekeeper that she had metastasized bosom disease which had spread to one of her lungs.
Last month, the Foundation facilitated an occasion at film gallery in Los Angeles highlighted Littlefeather as a featured subject matter expert close by other Native entertainers.
She was 75 years of age.