Wild West dentist who took part in the gunfight at the O.K. Corral.
At age 19, he left for Pennsylvania to study dentistry.
His foggy history and his friendship with Wyatt Earp have made him a figure of American mythology.
His father,Henry Burroughs Holliday, was a Mexican-American and Civil War veteran.
He was friends with another legend of the Old West, Wyatt Earp.