S: Wild Bill Hickok By Brandon Carlson
BC: In Wild Bill's lifetime he accomplished many things such as being a lawman, a wagon driver and a gunslinger. This is why he is still remembered today.
FC: Wild Bill Hickok | By Brandon Carlson
1: Wild Bill Hickok was famous for being a lawman, who killed several people in a stunning display of marksmanship.
2: Wild Bill Hickok was born in Troy Grove, Illinois May 27, 1837
3: Wild Bill Hickok was a lawman for many places including Johnson County, Kansas.
4: Wild Bill Hickok joined the union army, as a wagon driver. He was discharged from the union army for an undisclosed reason.
5: Wild Bill's weapon of choice would be the 1851 Colt Navy. He used this type of gun most of the time.
6: Wild Bill was murdered in Deadwood, Dakota territory on May 27, 1837. He was only 39 years old.
7: While Wild Bill was gambling, John Mccall came in and shot Wild Bill in the back of the head. When Wild Bill was murdered he had the "Dead Mans Hand".
8: When they moved Wild Bill's grave, his body was still preserved. Due to chemicals in the ground.