The movie actor Ray Mala died at the age of 45. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Native Alaskan actor who became the first of his people to star in Hollywood. He starred in the Woody Van Dyke-directed film, Eskimo, which won an Academy Award.
He grew up in the territory of Alaska. His father was a traveling Russian trader and his mother was an Eskimo.