WYATT EARP (1994) - Kevin Costner as 'Marshal Wyatt Earp' contemplates a showdown with the Clanton Gang - Produced by Kevin Costner, Jim Wilson & Lawrence Kasdan - Directed by Lawrence Kasdan - Warner Bros. - Publicity Still.
Wyatt Earp was born on March 19, 1848. He worked in the 1870s as a police officer in Wichita and Dodge City, Kansas, where he befriended the gunmen Doc Holliday and Bat Masterson. He later worked as a guard for Wells, Fargo & Company. By 1881 he had moved to Tombstone, Arizona, living as a gambler and a saloon guard. He died on January 13, 1929 in Los Angeles, California.