William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody (February 1846 – January was a US soldier, bison hunter and showman. He was born in Iowa Territory. Buffalo Bill received the Medal of Honor in 1872 for service to the US Army as a scout.
William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody (February 1846 ~ January was an American soldier, bison hunter and showman. He was born in the Iowa Territory, in Le Claire but lived several years in Canada before his family moved to the Kansas Territory.
Cabinet Sized Photo of Wild West Show Cowgirls - Cowan's Auctions "Buffalo Bill Wild West Show c. Juanita and Ethyele Parry, Martha Allen." The Parry sisters were well-known performers, and Martha Allen was a star cowgirl.
Rebecca Lee, the first black woman to receive a medical degree in the U. (and perhaps the world), graduated in 1864 from the New England Female Medical College, which became a part of Boston University.
Robert Lincoln was waiting to board a crowded train when he fell between the train and the platform. He was not harmed due to being pulled to safety by Edwin Booth, brother of the man that a short time later would kill Robert's father, Abraham Lincoln
Bass Reeves was born a slave in 1838 and later broke from his owner to live among Native Americans. Reeves became a Deputy U. Marshal in 1875 at the age of 38 During his career as a Deputy Marshal he arrested felons, killed 14 men and was never shot.