Calamity Jane Biography

Martha Jane Canary or Cannary, better known as Calamity Jane, was an American frontierswoman and professional scout, known for her claim of being an acquaintance of Wild Bill Hickok and for fighting Indians. She is said to have also exhibited kindness and compassion, especially to the sick and needy. This contrast helped to make her a famous frontier figure. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Calamity Jane
Full Name:
Martha Jane Canary
Nationality:
United States of America
Date of Birth:
May 1, 1852
Astrological Sign:
Taurus
Date of Death:
August 1, 1903
Age at Death:
51
Cause of Death:
Pneumonia
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