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Don Francks
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Birth Date:February 28, 1932
Astrology Sign:Pisces
Chinese Sign:Monkey - Yin
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Occupation:Movie Actor

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Don Francks

Biography:Don Francks or Iron Buffalo (born February 28, 1932 in Vancouver, British Columbia) is a legendary Canadian actor, vocalist and jazz musician.

His birth name is Donald Harvey Francks. He is a drummer, poet, native nations champion, motorcyclist, author and peace activist. He is interested in Tibet and supports Greenpeace.

He was in vaudeville, worked as a foundryman, and did some summer stock before moving to Toronto. Don Francks worked in Hollywood and lived in Encino, California. After a time, he moved with his family to the Red Pheasant Indian Reserve, near North Battleford, Saskatchewan. He is an honorary Cree, who is also known as Iron Buffalo. Since 1974 he lives in Toronto with his wife Lili (Red Eagle), a member of the Plains Cree First Nation and a former dancer. Don Francks is the father of actress Cree Summer and actor Rainbow Sun.

He appeared many times at George's Spaghetti House, a Toronto jazz club that was the equivalent of New York's Birdland. He was also known to sit in on drums at the Colonial Tavern and other Toronto afterhours clubs and jazz venues.

Don Francks has appeared in the La Femme Nikita television series. His earlier work in television included such favourites as Mission: Impossible, Wild Wild West, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Little Men, Traders and countless episodic television appearances, and his film appearances have included Johnny Mnemonic through Finian's Rainbow with Fred Astaire and Petula Clark.

Achievements: (Filmography)
Finian's Rainbow (1968)

Chinese Horoscope for Don Francks
Includes characteristics and Vices
Don Francks's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: February 06, 1932 - January 25, 1933
Birthday: February 28, 1932

The Monkey is a Yin,
and is the Ninth sign of the Chinese horoscope.


Personality and Character Cards:
Personality and character cards are identical!

Don Francks's Personality Tarot Card The Hermit - Personality Card

Birthday: February 28, 1932

A time for soul searching and meditation; a need for patience and solitude.

This year's Growth Tarot Card
Based on this year's birthday

Don Francks's Growth Tarot Card The Hierophant

Birthday: February 28, 2018

Guidance on religious matters and the need to find spiritual meaning in life.




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