William F. CODY was born in Iowa.
He was a US army scout, a buffalo hunter and an Indian fighter.
Thousands of buffaloes were killed by him during his lifetime that's why he was nicknamed Buffalo Bill.
He set the record : 4,280 buffaloes were massacred in 17 months only.
His living was made as a contract buffalo hunter.
He was a show man too. A show was produced by him with cowboy themes.
He died in 1917. His grave overlooks the Great Plains.
His life and his legend are illustrated in the Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum.
Exhibits about the Wild West shows are included in the museum.
Where can you see this statue of Buffalo Bill shooting a buffalo ?