First Nation People

Renae Morriseau - Actress, film maker, writer. Saulteaux/Cree, Peguis First Nation

Michael Greyeyes  - Actor/Choreographer. Cree,  Muskeg Lake First Nation 

Irene Bedard - Iñupiaq-Cree Actress, Voice Artist, Singer



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Dene People of Note

Here is a list of Dene People of Note.

Famous Gitxsan People

A list of profiles of notable people of Gitxsan descent.


  • Cindy Blackstock, Activist for child welfare and Executive Director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada. She is also a professor for the School of Social Work at McGill University.
  • Simon Gunanoot, long sought-after fugitive later cleared of wrongdoing
  • Walter Harris, hereditary chief and artist/carver
  • Doreen Jensen, artist, carver, activist and educator
  • Judith P. Morgan, painter
  • Billy ThunderKloud, singer/entertainer, recording artist, 1975 Outstanding Indian of the Year, hereditary chief
  • Nathaniel P. Wilkerson, artist/carver
Notable Tsimshian people

Profiles of notable Tsimshian people, anthropologists and other scholars who have worked with the Tsimshian, and missionaries who worked among the Tsimshian.