Wild Bill Hickok: Gentleman of the Old West
A profile of “Wild Bill” Hickok (1837-76), an Army scout who went on to become a Kansas lawman known for his quick trigger. Also: Hickok's stint as an actor and his violent death during a card game (the hand he was holding when he died, pairs of aces and eights, became known as the “dead man's hand”).
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- Premiered: May 22, 1995
- Rating: None
- Premise: A series profiling entertainers and famous historical figures. Included: interviews with friends and family members. (more)