Bat Masterson (born William Barclay) (26 November 1853, Henryville, Quebec, Canada — 25 October 1921, New York, NY) was frontier lawman and newspaper editor.
He famously served as a deputy to Wyatt Earp in Dodge City, Kansas and then became the sheriff of Ford County, KS.
Much like Wyatt Earp he had brothers in law enforcement too, and even avenged the death of his brother Ed, by the hands of two outlaws.
As the west settled down he became an athletic and boxing club manager and promoter.
He has been featured in many TV shows and movies, even a TV show called Bat Masterson.
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