Wild Bill Hickok

Wild Bill Hickok bio

Birth Name: James Butler Hickok

Occupation: Law Enforcement Officer

Place Of Birth: IL

Date Of Birth: May 27, 1837

Date Of Death: August 2, 1876

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Wild Bill Hickok was born on the 27th of May, 1837. He was famous for being a Law Enforcement Officer. Western sheriff who brought law and order to Kansas towns and went on many adventures. He also spied for the Union Army and gained fame as an actor after the war.

Wild Bill Hickok was born in IL. He learned to handle a pistol in his youth and was a steady shot despite his age. He was killed while playing poker, and his last hand has become known as the dead man’s hand.

Wild Bill Hickok was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Wild Bill Hickok was born in 1830s.

James Butler Hickok is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Wild’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Wild Bill Hickok’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Wild Bill Hickok’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Wild Bill Hickok kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Wild Bill Hickok was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: James Butler Hickok
NICKNAME: Wild Bill Hickok, Bill Hickok, James Butler Hickok, Wild Bill
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Wild Bill Hickok was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Wild Bill Hickok was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Wild Bill Hickok had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Wild Bill Hickok’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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