The Chief Wahoo Logo_ Rise and Fall
Sports Logo History

Chief Wahoo does not need to be introduced as he is the classic/famous logo of the Cleveland Indians. Many modifications and types of  Cleveland Indians‘ Chief Wahoo logos are well known.

The Cleveland Indians’ Chief Wahoo story, had begun more than 75 years ago and stopped last year when Major League Baseball announced that the Indians would no longer use the divisive logo on their uniforms beginning with the 2019 season.

What is the reason of this decision? To clarify this, let us return to the origins of this logo and go all the way from its creation, popularization, different changes to the point where we are now.