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Floyd Westerman was born on 17 August, 1936 in Lake Traverse Indian Reservation, South Dakota, U.S., is an Actor. Discover Floyd Westerman's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 71 years old?

Popular As Floyd Westerman
Occupation Actor, artist, musician
Age 71 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born 17 August 1936
Birthday 17 August
Birthplace Lake Traverse Indian Reservation, South Dakota, U.S.
Date of death (2007-12-13) Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Died Place Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Nationality India

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Who Is Floyd Westerman's Wife?

His wife is Rosie Westerman

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Wife Rosie Westerman
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Children 5

Floyd Westerman Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Floyd Westerman worth at the age of 71 years old? Floyd Westerman’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actor. He is from India. We have estimated Floyd Westerman's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Westerman died from complications of leukemia at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on December 13, 2007. He was survived by his wife Rosie, four daughters, and a son.


Television roles included playing "George" on Dharma & Greg, "Uncle Ray" on Walker, Texas Ranger (in the pilot and first regular seasons), "One Who Waits" on Northern Exposure, and multiple appearances as "Albert Hosteen" on The X-Files. Westerman also did numerous Public Service Announcements for television including for the United Nations Earth Summit in Rio in 1992.


Before entering films and television, Westerman had established a solid reputation as a country-western music singer. In his songwriting he explored and critiqued the European influences on Native American communities. In addition to several solo recordings, Westerman collaborated with Jackson Browne, Willie Nelson, Bonnie Raitt, Harry Belafonte, Joni Mitchell, Kris Kristofferson, and Buffy Sainte-Marie. In the 1990s, he toured with Sting to raise funds to preserve the endangered rain forests.


After years performing as a singer, Westerman became interested in acting. His film debut was in Renegades (1989), in which he played "Red Crow", the Lakota Sioux father of Hank Storm, played by Lou Diamond Phillips. Additional film roles include "Chief Ten Bears" in Dances with Wolves (1990), and the "shaman" for the singer Jim Morrison in Oliver Stone's The Doors (1991). Westerman appeared as Standing Elk, alongside his long-time friend Max Gail, in the family film, Tillamook Treasure (2006). He appeared in Hidalgo (2004), as Chief Eagle Horn in Buffalo Bill's circus. In September 2007, Westerman finished work for the film Swing Vote (2008).


Floyd Westerman, also known as Kanghi Duta ("Red Crow" in Dakota) (August 17, 1936 – December 13, 2007), was a Dakota Sioux musician, political activist, and actor. After establishing a career as a country music singer, later in his life he became an actor, usually depicting Native American elders in American films and television. He is also credited as Floyd Red Crow Westerman. As a political activist, he spoke and marched for Native American causes.