Doc Holliday

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Birthday
14, 1851
Birthplace
Griffin, GA
Death Date
Nov 8, 1887 (36)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
14, 1851
Birthplace
Griffin, GA
Death Date
Nov 8, 1887 (36)

About

Wild West dentist best known for his participation in the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral. His foggy history and his friendship with Wyatt Earp have made him a figure of American mythology.

Before Fame

At age 19 he left Georgia for Pennsylvania to study dentistry.

Trivia

He has been referred to as a great gunslinger, gambler, and loyal friend.

Family Life

His father Henry Burroughs Holliday was a Mexican-American and Civil War veteran. He was in a relationship with "Big Nose" Kate Horony from 1877 to 1882.

Associated With

He was portrayed by Val Kilmer in the 1993 film Tombstone.