Wild Bill Hickok James Butler Hickok May , August , , better known as Wild Bill Hickok, was a folk hero of the American Old West known for his work across the frontier as a drover, wagon master, soldier, spy, scout, lawman, gunfighter, gambler, Wild Bill Hickok Story of Wild Bill Hickok James Butler Hickok was born in Troy Grove, Illinois, on May , , and was shot dead in a saloon in Deadwood, Dakota Territory, on August , . Wild Bill Hickok Law Enforcement, Folk Hero Biography Early Years A legend during his life and considered one of the American west s premier gunfighters, James Butler Wild Bill Hickok was born May , , in Troy Grove, Illinois. The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok is an American Western television series which ran for eight seasons from through The Screen Gems series began in syndication, but ran on CBS from through , and, at the same time, on ABC from through The Kellogg s cereal company was the show s national sponsor The series was also exported to Australia during the late Wild Bill Hickok the Deadman s Hand Legends of America Wild Bill had his faults, grievous ones, perhaps He would get drunk, gamble, and indulge in the general licentiousness characteristic of the border in the early days, yet even when full of the vile libel of the name of whiskey which was dealt over the bars at exorbitant prices, he was gentle Wild Bill Hickok Wikipdia Wild Bill Hickok n James Butler Hickok le mai Troy Grove en en Illinois, et mort le aot Deadwood, Dakota du Sud est une figure emblmatique de l Ouest amricain Shoot Out with Wild Bill Hickok, T he exploits of Wild Bill Hickok spread by word of mouth and embellished by dime novels would shape the popular image of America s frontier Tall, lean, muscular, long blond hair falling to his shoulders, two pistols shoved into his belt, wearing a law man s badge on his chest he personified the image of the Western hero for both his and later generations. Wild Bill Hickok Wild Bill Hickok, soprannome di James Butler Hickok Troy Grove, maggio Deadwood, agosto , stato un pistolero statunitense. Al pari di Buffalo Bill e Calamity Jane, stato un personaggio realmente esistito del Far West fu reso leggendario dalla sua fama di pistolero infallibile, dapprima dai racconti orali e dai resoconti giornalistici delle sue imprese, poi da un Wild Bill Hickok is murdered HISTORY Wild Bill Hickok, one of the greatest gunfighters of the American West, is murdered in Deadwood, South Dakota Born in Illinois in , James Butler Wild Bill Hickok first gained Wild Bill Hickok Rodeo Abilene, KS The Wild Bill Hickok Rodeo is held in Abilene, Kansas at the Eisenhower Park Fairgrounds located blocks west of rd Buckeye The Abilene, Kansas fairgrounds are home to the Wild Bill Hickok Rodeo, Central Kansas Free Fair, Demolition Derby, Western Heritage Festival, and many other events.