Ángela Loij (died 28 May 1974) was the last surviving full-blooded Ona native woman of Tierra del Fuego. The Ona were decimated by loss of habitat, European diseases and the Selk'nam genocide. She was studied by anthropologist Anne Chapman. Loij was born at Sara, north of the Río Grande, where her father worked as sheep herder.
How would Ángela Loij be described?
Ángela Loij would be described as Last full-blooded person of the Ona race.
What is the gender of Ángela Loij?
Ángela Loij is female.
When died Ángela Loij?
Ángela Loij died 28.05.1974.
What is Ángela Loij subject of?
Ángela Loij is subject of Last known speakers of a language, Indigenous people of the Southern Cone, 1974 deaths, Argentine people of indigenous peoples descent, Place of birth missing, Year of birth missing, Selk'nam people, People from Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina and Disease-related deaths in Argentina.