Facts About the Life of American Legend, Wyatt Earp

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Wyatt Earp became a living legend over the course of a lengthy and eventful life. He worked several interesting jobs, including as a gambler, a lawman, a gold and silver miner and a boxing referee. Later in his life, he even became a consultant to Hollywood directors for Western films.

Stories involving Earp, especially the ones he repeated himself, are often said to be exaggerated. Here are the facts about Wyatt Earp, an American legend.