Few may recognize the name Jay Silverheels.
Silverheels was an actor who appeared in the popular television series “The Lone Ranger,” playing the role of Tonto.
The New York Times reports that Silverheels, whose actual name was Harry Smith, would never have been cast in the role of Tonto had it not been for his involvement in lacrosse.
Be sure to get all the details in the story by Jeff Z. Klein.
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