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  • Popovi Da (Red Fox) was the son of Maria and Julian Martinez, he was born at San Ildelfonso Pueblo in 1923. As a child he learned to make pottery from his parents, and he became a famous aritst. His artwork can be found in collections around the country, including the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Popovi Da was a World War II veteran and served as the governor of San Ildelfonso Pueblo and chairman of the All-Indian Pueblo Council.