Jay Silverheels

Jay Silverheels
1912 - 1980
Jay Silverheels  Canadian Actor

Jay Silverheels dating history


Jay Silverheels was previously married to Mary Diroma (1946 - 1980).


Canadian Actor Jay Silverheels was born Harold J. Smith on 26th May, 1912 in Six Nations Indian Reserve, Brantford, Ontario, Canada and passed away on 5th Mar 1980 Calabasas, California, USA aged 67. He is most remembered for The Lone Ranger. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

Jay Silverheels is a member of the following lists: Canadian film actors, Canadian television actors and 1980 deaths.


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Married1 35 years, 2 months - -
Total1 35 years, 2 months - -


First Name Jay
Last Name Silverheels
Full Name at Birth Harold J. Smith
Age 67 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th May, 1912
Birthplace Six Nations Indian Reserve, Brantford, Ontario, Canada
Died 5th March, 1980
Place of Death Calabasas, California, USA
Cause of Death Stroke
Buried Cremated, Ashes scattered
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality Canadian
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Lone Ranger
Year(s) Active 1937–1979, 1937–1980

Jay Silverheels (born Harold Jay Smith, May 26, 1912 – March 5, 1980) was an Indigenous Canadian actor and athlete. He was well known for his role as Tonto, the Native American companion of the Lone Ranger in the American western television series The Lone Ranger.

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Jay Silverheels67 GeminiActor
Mary Diroma-Relative


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Pamela SueFemale6th March, 195567 years oldMary Diroma
KarenFemale28th October, 195765 years oldMary Diroma
JosephMale6th June, 195963 years oldMary Diroma
JayMale15th May, 196161 years oldMary Diroma


A Different Drum1974Jim Swift HandsShort Film
One Little Indian1973Jimmy WolfMovie
Santee1973John CrowMovie
The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing1973The ChiefMovie
Dusty's Trail1973Indian ChiefTV Show
In Pursuit of Treasure1972Movie
Cade's County1971Chief Wild HorseTV Show
Cannon1971Jimmy One EyeTV Show
Cat Ballou1971Indian ChiefTV Movie
The Phynx1970TontoMovie
The Psychiatrist1970Larrabee - Medicine ManTV Show
Smith!1969McDonald LashewayMovie
True Grit1969Condemned Man at Hanging (uncredited)Movie
Love, American Style1969TV Show
The Brady Bunch1969Chief Eagle CloudTV Show
Gentle Ben1967Willie Sam GopherTV Show
Pistols 'n' Petticoats1966Great BearTV Show
The Rounders1966John TallgrassTV Show
Branded1965Wild HorseTV Show
Indian Paint1965Chief HevatanuMovie
Daniel Boone1964Chenrogan, Latawa, SashonaTV Show
The Virginian1962Den'Gwatzi, Spotted HandTV Show
Gunslinger1961Hopi IndianTV Show
Frontier Circus1961Chief Red CloudTV Show
Alias Jesse James1959Tonto (uncredited)Movie
Laramie1959TomaTV Show
Rawhide1959Pawnee JoeTV Show
The Lone Ranger and the Lost City of Gold1958TontoMovie
Rescue 81958CharlieTV Show
Wanted: Dead or Alive1958Charley Red CloudTV Show
Return to Warbow1958Indian JoeMovie
Wagon Train1957The SerpentTV Show
The Lone Ranger1956TontoMovie
Walk the Proud Land1956GeronimoMovie
The Vanishing American1955BeeteiaMovie
The Lone Ranger Rides Again1955TontoTV Movie
Drums Across the River1954TaosMovie
The Magical World of Disney1954NatchezTV Show
Masterson of Kansas1954Chief Yellow HawkMovie
Four Guns to the Border1954YaquiMovie
The Black Dakotas1954Black BuffaloMovie
Last of the Comanches1953Indian (uncredited)Movie
War Arrow1953SatantaMovie
The Nebraskan1953Spotted BearMovie
Jack McCall Desperado1953Red CloudMovie
The Battle at Apache Pass1952GeronimoMovie
The Half-Breed1952Apache (uncredited)Movie
The Pathfinder1952ChingachgookMovie
The Story of Will Rogers1952Joe Arrow (uncredited)Movie
Yankee Buccaneer1952Lead WarriorMovie
Brave Warrior1952TecumsehMovie
Red Mountain1951Little Crow (uncredited)Movie
The Wild Blue Yonder1951BendersMovie
Broken Arrow1950Geronimo (uncredited)Movie
Lust for Gold1949Deputy Walter (uncredited)Movie
Song of India1949Villager (uncredited)Movie
Tulsa1949Creek Indian (uncredited)Movie
The Lone Ranger1949TontoTV Show
Laramie1949Running Wolf (uncredited)Movie
Sand1949Indian (uncredited)Movie
The Cowboy and the Indians1949LakomaMovie
Trail of the Yukon1949PoleonMovie
Family Honeymoon1948Elevator Boy (uncredited)Movie
Fury at Furnace Creek1948Little Dog (uncredited)Movie
Key Largo1948Tom Osceola (uncredited)Movie
The Feathered Serpent1948Diego (uncredited)Movie
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre1948Indian Guide at Pier (uncredited)Movie
Yellow Sky1948Indian (uncredited)Movie
Singin' Spurs1948AbelMovie
Captain from Castile1947Coatl (uncredited)Movie
Unconquered1947Indian (uncredited)Movie
Northwest Outpost1947Indian Scout (uncredited)Movie
The Last Round-up1947Sam Luther (uncredited)Movie
Gas House Kids Go West1947Kingsley's Henchman (uncredited)Movie
The Prairie1947Running DeerMovie
Romance of the West1946Young Bear (uncredited)Movie
Singin' in the Corn1946Indian BraveMovie
Song of the Sarong1945Spearman (uncredited)Movie
Lost in a Harem1944Guard at Execution (uncredited)Movie
Passage to Marseille1944Sailor Crewman on Boat Deck (uncredited)Movie
The Tiger Woman1944Native at Shack Shoot-Out [Ch. 7] (uncredited)Movie
Haunted Harbor1944Native [Chs. 11-12] (uncredited)Movie
Call of the Jungle1944Native (uncredited)Movie
Raiders of the Border1944Indian at Trading Post (uncredited)Movie
Tahiti Nights1944Lua (uncredited)Movie
I Am an American1944Indian (uncredited)Short Film
Northern Pursuit1943Indian (uncredited)Movie
The Phantom1943Astari Warrior (uncredited)Movie
Daredevils of the West1943Kiaga [Ch. 8-9] (uncredited)Movie
The Girl from Monterrey1943Fighter Tito Flores (as Harry Smith)Movie
Good Morning, Judge1943Indian (uncredited)Movie
Perils of Nyoka1942Tuareg (uncredited)Movie
Valley of the Sun1942Indian (uncredited)Movie
Hudson's Bay1941Indian (uncredited)Movie
Jungle Girl1941Lion Man Guard [Chs. 2-3, 15] (uncredited)Movie
Western Union1941Indian (uncredited)Movie
This Woman Is Mine1941Indian Marauder (uncredited)Movie
Kit Carson1940Indian (uncredited)Movie
The Sea Hawk1940Native Lookout (uncredited)Movie
Too Many Girls1940Indian (uncredited)Movie
Make a Wish1937Indian Guide (uncredited)Movie
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