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Iron Eyes Cody
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Actor
    (April 3, 1907-January 4, 1999)
    Birth name was Espera DeCorti
    Famed for his TV public service ad 'Keep America Beautiful' (first aired on Earth Day, 1971)
    Acted in 'The Spirit of '76 (1990),' 'Ernest Goes to Camp (1987),' 'Grayeagle (1977),' 'A Man Called Horse (1970),' 'Son of Paleface (1952),' 'Code of the Redman (1942),' 'Ride, Ranger, Ride (1937),' 'Riders of the Whistling Skull (1937),' 'Custer's Last Stand (1936)' and 'Whistlin' Dan (1932)'
    Wrote his autobiography 'Iron Eyes: My Life As a Hollywood Indian.'
    His exact date of birth is unknown (anywhere from 1904 to 1915).
    Appeared in over 100 movies, but is credited in only 64.
    He divorced Wendy Foote after a year (1992-93).
    He was married forty-two years to Bertha 'Birdie' Parker her death (1936-78).
    His 'People Start Pollution, People Can Stop It' ad became known as the 'Crying Indian' ad.
    His daughter died in a childhood hunting accident.
    His first film role was in Cecil B. DeMille's 'The Road to Yesterday' (1925).
    He portrayed Crazy Horse twice in movies ('Sitting Bull' and 'The Great Sioux Massacre).
    He portrayed Geronimo in 'Train to Alcatraz.'
    He secured two non-Native-American (Indian) roles. Playing an Arab in 'Perils of Nyoka (1942)' and an eskimo on 'The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour' ('Lucy Goes to Alaska').
    His anti pollution ad, where he sheds a tear about pollution is one of best advertising campaigns.
    A New Orleans paper reported he was Italian not Native America, he denied it (1996).
    Research: Tim Howard
    For 2019, as of last week, Out of 12 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 2 Votes: 0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 2 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 4 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 20 Votes: 5.00% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 13 Votes: 53.85% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 21 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 16 Votes: 43.75% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 14 Votes: 28.57% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 70 Votes: 60.0% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 51 Votes: 39.22% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 34 Votes: 32.35% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 117 Votes: 44.44% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 221 Votes: 41.18% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 297 Votes: 43.43% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 381 Votes: 41.21% Annoying
    In 2003, Out of 1016 Votes: 42.81% Annoying
    In 2002, Out of 4859 Votes: 35.25% Annoying
 
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