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.
Army Sgt. Berry K. Meza Died December 19, 2004 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 23, of League City, Texas; assigned to the 180th Transportation Battalion, 13th Corps Support Command, Fort Hood, Texas; killed Dec. 19 when a vehicle struck him in Shuaybah, Kuwait.
James Stark, early Californian actor, gold speculator and brilliant personality. c. 1850. (Bancroft Library). Winner of the Michael Fassbender Award for Looking into the Middle-Distance Moodily. Submitted by I.C. Berry