Legendary "Wild Bill" Hickok, a sheriff and marshal in the American West who dated Calamity Jane and was friends with Buffalo Bill Cody, appearing in Cody's Wild West Show. Killed by Jack McCall in Deadwood, Dakota Territory in
Previous pinner info: Annie Oakley Most famous woman marksman of her day. A star with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show touring the United States and Europe. Sitting Bull also toured with the show but didn't go to Europe.
October The Pony Express meets its end when the first transcontinental telegraph line across the United States is completed. Photograph of Bronco Charlie Miller - purported last surviving Pony Express rider, and performer in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
"Buffalo Bill" Cody in front of the Deadwood Stagecoach. Nelson, scout and driver sit on top with two of his Sioux children. Jule Keen, treasurer of Wild West Show, sits on back. Buck Taylor and Bronco Bill stand in front.
William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody, a beloved figure from the old west, was a buffalo hunter, scout & soldier. Probably most remembered for his Wild West shows, at the start of the he was the most recognized celebrity in the world.