S: Doc Holliday
BC: Died on November 8, 1887 and died in bed...
FC: John "doc"Henry Holliday | the deadly doctor of the American west. By: John Granowski Block: B3
1: Doc Holliday was born on August 15 1851. His fathers name is Henry B Holliday. His mother died when he was fifteen because of tuberculosis.
2: Doc Holliday's cousin Robert Holliday founded a dental college. That probably encouraged him to be a dentist. | Doc Holliday's grad photo
3: When Doc first had the six shooter African Americans were swimming at his favorite swimming hole and started to shoot at them even though nobody was shot and killed.
4: When he contracted tuberculosis(Probably from his mom) he was told by his doctor to move to a warmer climate, so he moved to Texas.
5: He started working with a dentist named John A Seeger when he arrived in texas When he started to mess up while doing a surgery he told him to go and find a different profession. That happened to be gambling.
6: He was very talented at gambling because he was very smart. It was his only way of earning money. He was very thin and weak so he started to hone his skills with a six shooter and a long knife.
7: He started to get a bad reputation because he was having disagreements with the bartenders. The first one was on January 2nd 1875 with a saloonkeeper who's name was austin. and then it got very violent.