How old was the real Pocahontas when she got married?
- In 1614, Pocahontas converted to Christianity and was baptized "Rebecca." In April 1614, she and John Rolfe married. The marriage led to the "Peace of Pocahontas;" a lull in the inevitable conflicts between the English and Powhatan Indians. The Rolfes soon had a son named Thomas.
- Werowocomoco was a village that served as the headquarters of the Powhatan, a Virginia Algonquian political and spiritual leader when the English founded Jamestown in 1607. The name Werowocomoco comes from the Powhatan werowans (weroance), meaning "leader" in English; and komakah (-comoco), "settlement".
- Starving Time. Starving Time at Jamestown in the Colony of Virginia was a period of starvation during the winter of 1609–1610. The colonists, the first group of whom had originally arrived at Jamestown on May 13, 1607, had never planned to grow all of their own food.
Pocahontas was a Powhatan Native American woman, born around 1595, known for her involvement with English colonial settlement at Jamestown, Virginia. In a well-known historical anecdote, she saved the life of Englishman John Smith, by placing her head upon his own at the moment of his execution.
- John Smith (nephew of Joseph Smith) John Smith (September 22, 1832 – November 6, 1911), was the fifth Presiding Patriarch of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). His father was Hyrum Smith, the older brother of Joseph Smith, the founder of Mormonism.
- Cast (in credits order) verified as complete
Joe Baker Lon (voice) Mel Gibson John Smith (voice) Linda Hunt Grandmother Willow (voice) John Kassir Meeko (voice) Judy Kuhn Pocahontas (singing voice)
- Aylin Zara of BuzzFeed opined that Lansbury's version is superior to the single, penning, "Though the commercial pop version of 'Beauty and the Beast,' sung by Celine Dion and Peabo Bryson, is great, the film version — performed by Angela Lansbury as Mrs. Potts — is even better.
- Source Kocoum is a supporting character in Disney's 1995 film Pocahontas. He is the Native American warrior who was supposed to marry Pocahontas and become the next Powhatan Chief.
- Netflix Changes Pocahontas Description After Critics Say It's Sexist. Netflix subsequently changed the description to read: “A young American Indian girl tries to follow her heart and protect her tribe when settlers arrive and threaten the land she loves.” Keene also posted an email Netflix sent her on Sept. 8.
- The Walt Disney Company owns Pixar. It also owns Walt Disney Animation Studios. Those are two separate companies, each owned by the same parent company. Before 2006, when Disney bought Pixar, they were entirely independent.
Updated: 2nd October 2019