Charlie Bassett
Charles Bassett (c.1847–1896) was a lawman and saloon keeper associated with the early days of Dodge City, Kansas, in the American Old West.Charles E. Bassett was born in New Bedford, Massachuse...
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Mary Lou Robinson
Mary Lou Robinson (born 1926) is a United States federal judge.Born in Dodge City, Kansas, Robinson received a B.A. from the University of Texas in 1948 and an LL.B. from the University of Texas Schoo...
Dennis Hopper
Dennis Lee Hopper (May 17, 1936 – May 29, 2010) was an American actor, filmmaker, photographer, and artist. He attended the Actors Studio, making his first television appearance in 1954, and soon afte...
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Ed Masterson
Ed Masterson (September 22, 1852 – April 9, 1878) was a lawman and the brother of the American West gunfighters Bat Masterson and James Masterson.
Edward J. Masterson was born in Henryville ...
Bill Tilghman
William Matthew "Bill" Tilghman, Jr. (July 4, 1854 – November 1, 1924) was a lawman and gunfighter in the American Old West.
William Matthew Tilghman, Jr. was born in Fort Dodge, Iowa, on 4 ...
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Robert Delpino
Robert Lewis Delpino (born November 2, 1965 in Dodge City, Kansas) is a former professional American football running back in the National Football League. He played six seasons for the Los Angeles Ra...
Billy Al Bengston
Billy Al Bengston (born June 7, 1934 in Dodge City, Kansas) is an American artist and sculptor who lives and works in Venice, California. He was educated at Los Angeles City College Los Angeles, CA (1...
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Nat Love
Nat Love (pronounced "Nate" Love) (c. 1854 – 1921), and also known as "Deadwood Dick", was an African-American cowboy following the American Civil War. In 1907, Love wrote his autobiography in which ...
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James King (tenor)
James King (May 22, 1925 – November 20, 2005) was widely regarded as one of the finest American heldentenors of the post-war period, though he never sang Tristan or Siegfried, the two m...
W. W. Brown
William Wayne Brown (27 February 1886 – 14 June 1958) was an American racecar driver who participated in the 1919 Indianapolis 500.
He was born on February 27, 1886 in Dodge City, Kansas.On ...
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Fred Hall
Frederick "Fred" Lee Hall (July 24, 1916 – March 18, 1970) was a Republican lawyer and politician who served as Lieutenant Governor of Kansas, 1951–55 and the 33rd Governor of Kansas, 1955-57.
Hal...
Levi Richardson
Levi Richardson (1851 - April 5, 1879) was an Old West gunman, gambler and buffalo hunter. During his lifetime, Richardson was quite well known. Richardson was born in Wisconsin, migrating to Dodge Ci...
Tyce Bune
Tyce Bune (born April 10, 1958 in Dodge City, Kansas, US) is a pornographic actor and director. Bune appeared in numerous mainstream film and television productions, including the film Mr. Saturday Ni...
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Luke Short-Jim Courtright duel
Luke L. Short (1854–September 8, 1893) was an American Old West gunfighter, farmer, cowboy, whiskey peddler, army scout, dispatch rider, gambler, and saloon keeper. He survived a shoot-out with the w...
Hub Andrews
Herbert Carl "Hub" Andrews (August 31, 1922 – March 11, 2012), sometimes known as "Hubert" Andrews, was a professional baseball player whose career spanned five seasons, including parts of two in Majo...
Clay Allison
Robert Clay Allison (September 2, 1840 – July 3, 1887) was a Texas cattle rancher and gunfighter. He is one of the best known historic figures of the American Old West.
Born Robert Clay Allison, h...
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Chalkley Beeson
Chalkley McArtor "Chalk" Beeson (April 24, 1848 – August 8, 1912) was a well known businessman, lawman, and cattleman, but was best known for his ownership of the famous Long Branch Saloon in Dodge Ci...
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Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
The Gunfight at the O.K. Corral was a 30-second gunfight between outlaw Cowboys and lawmen that is generally regarded as the most famous gunfight in the history of the American Wild West. The gunfig...
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Luke Short (writer)
Luke Short (born Frederick Dilley Glidden November 19, 1908 – August 18, 1975) was a popular Western writer.Born in Kewanee, Illinois, he attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for tw...
Chuck Martin (basketball)
Jose "Chuck" Martin is an American college basketball coach currently working as an assistant under Tom Crean at Indiana University. Martin's hiring at Indiana was officially announced on June 30, 201...
Earp Vendetta Ride
The Earp Vendetta Ride was a search by Deputy U.S. Marshal Wyatt Earp leading a federal posse. They pursued outlaw Cowboys from March 20 to April 15, 1882. Cowboys had ambushed his brothers ...
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Wyatt Earp
Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp (March 19, 1848 – January 13, 1929) was an American gambler, Pima County, Arizona Deputy Sheriff, and Deputy Town Marshal in Tombstone, Arizona, who took part in the Gunfight at...
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Cochise County in the Old West
Cochise County in the Old West was the site of ongoing Apache Indian attacks and a bitter feud between outlaw Cowboys and lawmen like Virgil Earp and his brothers. The county was carved off in 1881 f...
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David Ricken
David Laurin Ricken (born November 9, 1952) is an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who serves as the twelfth bishop of the Diocese of Green Bay, Wisconsin.Bishop Ricken has served as bis...
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List of people from Dodge City, Kansas
The following is a list of notable individuals who were born in and/or have lived in Dodge City, Kansas.
List of people from Dodge City, Kansas - Wikipedia
James Earp
James Cooksey Earp (June 28, 1841 – January 25, 1926) was a lesser known older brother of Old West lawman Virgil Earp and lawman/gambler Wyatt Earp. Unlike his brothers, he was a saloon-keeper a...
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Dodge City War
The Dodge City War was a bloodless conflict that took place in 1883 in Dodge City, Kansas. It came at the close of the first ten years of the city's history at a time when the cattle drive and saloon...
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Luke Short
Luke L. Short (1854–September 8, 1893) was an American Old West gunfighter, farmer, cowboy, whiskey peddler, army scout, dispatch rider, gambler, and saloon keeper. He survived a shoot-out with the w...
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