E. Pauline Johnson

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1861-1913
Biography: 

The Canadian poet E. Pauline Johnson (1861-1913) was born on the Six Nations Reserve near Brantford, Ontario. The daughter of a Mohawk chief and his English-born wife, Johnson celebrated her First Nations heritage in her poetry and she became internationally famous as a dramatic performer of her work. She is the only person to be buried in Stanley Park, British Columbia.