Sitting Bull

Sitting Bull
Sitting Bull
(1834-90) a ↑native American chief of the Sioux tribe who helped ↑Crazy Horse to win a victory over General Custer 's army of US soldiers in the battle at the ↑Little Bighorn in 1876. He later performed in ↑Buffalo Bill 's Wild West Show.

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  • Sitting Bull — und Buffalo Bill …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sitting Bull — ( Taureau assis ) nom angl. de Tatanka Iyotake (v. 1834 1890), chef des Sioux du Dakota, qu il refusait de laisser parquer dans une réserve …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Sitting Bull —   [ sɪtɪȖ bʊl; englisch »sitzender Stier«], Lakota Tatanka Yotanka, Häuptling der Hunkpapa Sioux, * im heutigen South Dakota um 1831, ✝ bei Fort Yates (North D.) 15. 12. 1890; auch einflussreicher Medizinmann; seit den 1860er Jahren einer der… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sitting Bull — 1834? 90; a principal chief of the Dakota Indians: fought in the Battle of the Little Bighorn …   English World dictionary

  • Sitting Bull — For the western film, see Sitting Bull (film). ‹ The template below is being considered for deletion. See templates for discussion to help reach a consensus.› Sitting Bull …   Wikipedia

  • Sitting Bull — Cet article concerne le personnage historique. Pour le film de western, voir Sitting Bull (film). Sitting Bull …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sitting Bull — 1834 90, American Indian warrior: leader of the Hunkpapa; victor at Little Bighorn, 1876. * * * born с 1831, near Grand River, Dakota Territory, U.S. died Dec. 15, 1890, on the Grand River in South Dakota Teton Sioux chief under whom the Sioux… …   Universalium

  • Sitting Bull — noun a chief of the Sioux; took up arms against settlers in the northern Great Plains and against United States Army troops; he was present at the Battle of Little Bighorn (1876) when the Sioux massacred General Custer s troops (1831 1890) •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sitting Bull College — is a tribal college in Fort Yates, North Dakota. It was founded in 1973 by the Standing Rock Sioux tribe of the Standing Rock reservation in south central North Dakota. It is one of 34 tribally controlled colleges nationwide. It is also a member… …   Wikipedia

  • Sitting Bull Crystal Caverns — is a limestone cave complex nine miles south of Rapid City, South Dakota on the way to Mount Rushmore and by the Wind Cave National Park. The caves are open for the public to tour from May October.[1][2] The cave was discovered by the Duhamel… …   Wikipedia

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