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Calamity Jane

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Birthday
1, 1852
Birthplace
Princeton, MO
Death Date
Aug 1, 1903 (51)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
1, 1852
Birthplace
Princeton, MO
Death Date
Aug 1, 1903 (51)

About

Known to have been instrumental in fighting Indians, she was a famous American frontierswoman, like Annie Oakley and Belle Starr.

Before Fame

She held down many a job, working as a dishwasher, a cook, a waitress, a dance-hall girl, a nurse, an ox team driver, a scout, and more in order to support her family.

Trivia

Despite being recognized mainly for her grit and fire, she was also said to show compassion to the sick and poor.

Family Life

Her daughter, Jean, was put up for adoption.

Associated With

She was a famous associate of Wild Bill Hickok .