Russell Charles Means (born on November 10, 1939 in Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota, USA - died on October 22, 2012 in Porcupine, South Dakota, USA) was a Native American Oglala Lakota activist for the rights of Native American people, libertarian political activist and actor. He had notable careers in acting, politics and music
- Means was good friends with former American narrator George Carlin.
- Both he and Ryoichi Fukuzawa voiced Chief Powhatan from Disney's "Pocahontas" in their respective languages.
- He, Jim Cummings and Kallan Kagan worked on the film "Pocahantas 2: Journey to a New World".