John Younger

John Younger

Train and bank robber, killer

John Harrison Younger


1874, Mar. 17

shot in the neck


Wild Bill Hickok

Wild Bill Hickok

Marksman, professional gambler, gunfighter, scout, lawman

James Butler Hickok

1837, May 27

1876, Aug. 2

shot in the back of the head


Wyatt Earp 

Wild Bill Hickok

Sundance Kid, the

Sundance Kid

Robber; member of the Wild Bunch gang

Harry Alonzo Longabaugh


1909, Nov. 6


suicide while surrounded and trapped


Wyatt Earp

Wyatt Earp

Lawman, gambler; in gunfight at the O.K. Corral, Tombstone, Arizona

Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp

1848, Mar. 19

1929, Jan. 13

natural causes


Rivers were the most difficult terrain to cross while heading west.