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Big Boss Big Boss i(8106801 works by) (birth name: Laurie Baymarrwangga) (a.k.a. Big Boss)
Born: Established: ca. 1920 Murrungga Island, East Arnhem Land, Arnhem Land, Top End, Northern Territory, ; Died: Ceased: 2014
Gender: Female
Heritage: Aboriginal ; Aboriginal Yan-nhangu people
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Laurie Baymarrwannga, affectionately known as 'Big Boss', was born on Murrungga Island, largest of the outer Crocodile Islands of North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory. She was the Senior Aboriginal Traditional owner of the Mallara estate, and devoted her life to the teaching of the ancestral language and knowledge of her homeland on Crocodile islands for the good of future generations. (Source: Wikipedia)

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