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Chief Big Heart

Title History


  • NWA (Georgia) International Tag Team titles w/Red McIntyre defeating Ike & Fred Eakins (December 7, 1956);
  • NWA (Georgia) Southern Heavyweight title defeating Jerry Graham (January 4, 1967);
  • NWA Texas Tag Team titles w/Chief Little Eagle defeating Andre Bollet & Frank Valois (April 7, 1959);
  • NWA (Georgia) World Tag Team titles w/Chief Little Eagle defeating Lenny Montana & Tarzan Tyler (October 11, 1963);


Career Highlights


  • Johnny Valentine chose Chief Big Heart as his United States Tag Team championship partner when Buddy Rogers left..
  • November 26 1960: Al Costello & Roy Heffernan beat Johnny Valentine & Chief Big Heart to win the US Tag Team titles..
  • 1960s: Chief Big Heart formed a tag team with Chief Little Eagle and later Suni War Cloud..
  • April 22, 1993: Chief Big Heart passed away..



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Trained By



March 5, 1927






Finishing Move(s)

Bow & Arrow

Favorite Move(s)

Tomahawk Chop of Ropes

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