Pat Hogan (born Thurman Lee Haas; February 3, 1920 – November 21, 1966) was an American actor. He mostly played Native Americans over the course of his career. He was best known for his portrayal of Chief Red Stick in the film Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier (1955).
Thurman Lee Haas
February 3, 1920
|Died||November 21, 1966 (aged 46)|
|Resting place||San Fernando Mission Cemetery|
|Spouse(s)||Jacquelyn Gibson |
He appeared in many western television series and a few movies. Onstage, he starred in Arrowhead (1953), The Last Frontier (1955), Indian Paint (1965). Indian Paint starred his brothers-in-law, Johnny Crawford and Robert L. "Bobby" Crawford Jr. He was married to their sister, who now goes by the name of Nance Crawford. She was listed in his obituary as Nancy Scott. Three children survive, including Shawna, Brian, and Kathie.
Hogan debuted on film in Fix Bayonets (1952).
In 1954, Hogan portrayed Chief Red Stick in Walt Disney's "Davy Crockett, Indian Fighter" starring Fess Parker.:240-241 In 1955, at 34, Hogan played the role of 20-year-old Crawford Goldsby, or the outlaw Cherokee Bill, in the syndicated television series, Stories of the Century, starring and narrated by Jim Davis. Hogan then portrayed Black Cloud in the CBS series Brave Eagle (1955–56) starring Keith Larsen in the title role. He played Sam Peachpit in the syndicated Casey Jones (1957) and Rivas in the NBC adventure series Northwest Passage (1958).:772
In the 1950s and 1960s, he guest-starred in such programs as The Rifleman, Gunsmoke, Broken Arrow, Crossroads, Zorro, Daniel Boone and Texas John Slaughter. His last appearance was in the film Indian Paint (1965) with Jay Silverheels.
In the mid-1950s, Hogan was married to dancer Jacquelyn Gibson.
He died from lung cancer on November 21, 1966, in Los Angeles, California.
|1952||The Return of Gilbert & Sullivan||Short|
|1952||Lure of the Wilderness||Harry Longden||Uncredited|
|1953||Pony Express||Chief Yellow Hand||Uncredited|
|1953||Back to God's Country||Uppy|
|1953||The Nebraskan||Yellow Knife|
|1954||Overland Pacific||Dark Thunder|
|1954||Man with the Steel Whip||Indian Chief||Serial, [Chs. 1, 2, 7]|
|1954||Sign of the Pagan||Sangiban|
|1955||Chief Crazy Horse||Dull Knife|
|1955||Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier||Chief Red Stick||(archive footage)|
|1955||Kiss of Fire||Chief Pahvant|
|1955||The Last Frontier||Mungo|
|1955-1956||Brave Eagle||Black Cloud||19 epsidoes|
|1956||Secret of Treasure Mountain||Vahoe|
|1956||Pillars of the Sky||Jacob|
|1956||7th Cavalry||Young Hawk|
|1960||Ten Who Dared||Indian chief||Uncredited|
|1960||North to Alaska||Miner / Saloon Brawler||Uncredited|
|1960||Flaming Star||Indian Warrior #2||Uncredited|
|1962||Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man||Billy Tabeshaw||Uncredited|
|1963||Savage Sam||Broken Nose|
|1965||Indian Paint||Sutamakis||(final film role)|
- 50 Years of the Television Western, by Ronald Jackson, Doug Abbott.