Profile of the Day: Calamity Jane

Posted May 1, 2012 by Amanda | No Comment

Calamity Jane

On May 1, 1852, American frontierswoman and folk hero Calamity Jane was born. She was infamous for her riding and shooting skills and a close friend of Wild Bill Hickok. Her compassion and kindness, especially to the sick and needy, distinguished her from other notable figures in the Wild West.

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