BC: Sources: Blackcowboys.com Americanmenalive.com History Alive | By Nick Culp
FC: Bill Pickett
1: Do you think bulldogging is cool? Well, I am going to tell you about the guy who created it.
2: Bill Pickett Born Dec. 5, 1870 Died April 2, 1932
3: He was know for being in the rodeo.
4: Bill Picket was a slave for part of his life.
5: He married Maggie Turner.
6: Bill Pickett invented bulldogging.
7: Bill Picket was the first African American Hollywood cowboy.
8: Bill Picket died from getting kicked in the head by a horse.
9: Bill Picket was the first African American to be inducted into the Rodeo Hall of Fame.