Papago / Pima / O'odham


Famous Pima Chiefs and Leaders

  • Ira Hayes (1923–1955), Marine paratrooper and flagraiser at Iwo Jima
  • Douglas Miles, artist, social worker
  • Big Chief Russell Moore (1912–1983), jazz musician

Famous Tohono O'odham Chiefs and Leaders

  • Annie Antone, (Tohono O'odham) contemporary, pictorial basketweaver
  • Terrol Dew Johnson, (Tohono O'odham) basketweaver and native food and health advocate
  • Ponka-We Victors, (Tohono O'odham) Kansas state legislator
  • Ofelia Zepeda, (Tohono O'odham) linguist and writer 

Famous Akimel O'odham Chiefs and Leaders

  • Douglas Miles, (San Carlos Apache-Akimel O'odham), painter, printmaker and photographer from Arizona, who founded Apache Skateboards and Apache Skate Team.

Papago / Pima / O'odham Tribes

  • Ak Chin Indian Community of the Maricopa (Ak Chin) Indian Reservation
    Tohono O’odham Nation of Arizona