Who did Pocahontas married?

John Rolfe
m. 1614–1617
A.

What is the real name of Pocahontas?

Matoaka
  • What killed Pocahontas?

    It is not known what caused her death, but theories range from pneumonia, smallpox, and tuberculosis to her having been poisoned. According to Rolfe, she died saying, "all must die, but tis enough that her child liveth". Pocahontas' funeral took place on March 21, 1617, in the parish of Saint George's, Gravesend.
  • Who was Pocahontas and why is she important?

    Pocahontas was the daughter of Powhatan, an important chief of the Algonquian Indians (the Powhatans) who lived in the Virginia region. Her real name was "Matoaka." "Pocahontas" was a nickname meaning "playful" or "mischievous one." Pocahontas is most famous for reportedly saving the life of English Captain John Smith.
  • What did John Smith believe in?

    After spending two-and-a-half years trying to do his best for Jamestown, John Smith was severely injured by an accidental gunpowder explosion in his canoe, which decided his fate for him. He sailed to England for treatment in mid-October 1609. He never returned to Virginia.
B.

What is Pocahontas most famous for?

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.
  • Is John Smith died in Pocahontas 2?

    Donal Gibson as Captain John Smith: Pocahontas's one time love, presumed dead after a confrontation with Ratcliffe. He later resurfaces to aid Pocahontas and John Rolfe against Ratcliffe. David Ogden Stiers as Governor Ratcliffe: the main villain.
  • Who is the voice of John Smith in Pocahontas 2?

    Cast
    Cast overview, first billed only:
    Irene BedardPocahontas (voice)
    David Ogden StiersRatcliffe (voice)
    Jean StapletonMrs. Jenkins (voice)
    Billy ZaneJohn Rolfe (voice)
  • Who sings a tale as old as time?

    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.
C.

How old was the real Pocahontas when she got married?

37 years
1585–1622
  • What killed Pocahontas?

    It is not known what caused her death, but theories range from pneumonia, smallpox, and tuberculosis to her having been poisoned. According to Rolfe, she died saying, "all must die, but tis enough that her child liveth". Pocahontas' funeral took place on March 21, 1617, in the parish of Saint George's, Gravesend.
  • Is Disney's Pocahontas a princess?

    The character and the events she goes through are loosely based on the actual historical figure Pocahontas. Pocahontas, as the daughter of a Native American paramount chief of the Powhatan paramountcy, is the first American Disney Princess. Pocahontas is also the first Disney Princess to have two love interests.
  • Who is the oldest Disney character?

    He was originally an anthropomorphic bear but with the advent of Mickey Mouse in 1928, he was defined as a cat. Pete is the oldest continuing Disney character, having debuted three years before Mickey Mouse in the cartoon Alice Solves the Puzzle (1925).

Updated: 28th September 2018

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