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William F. Cody (1846–1917)

William F. Cody was born on February 26, 1846 in Scott County, Iowa, USA as William Frederick Cody. He was a writer and producer, known for The Adventures of Buffalo Bill (1917), The Indian Wars (1914) and The Wild West Comes to Town (1913). He was married to Louise Maude Frederici. He died on January 10, 1917 in Denver, Colorado, USA. See full bio »

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 2003 Arena (TV Series documentary) (autobiography "The Life of William F. Cody known as Buffalo Bill" - 1 episode)
- Buffalo Bill's Wild West: How the Myth Was Made (2003) ... (autobiography "The Life of William F. Cody known as Buffalo Bill")
 1931 Battling with Buffalo Bill (book "The Great West That Was" - as William F. Cody ['Buffalo Bill'])
 1930 The Indians Are Coming (book "The Great West That Was")
 1926 Fighting with Buffalo Bill (story "The Great West That Was")
 1909 Les aventures de Buffalo Bill (Short) (writer)
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12 Biographical Movies | 16 Print Biographies | 44 Portrayals | 10 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

William F. Cody ['Buffalo Bill'] | Buffalo Bill Cody

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Pictured (as Buffalo Bill) on one of a set of twenty 29¢ US commemorative postage stamps celebrating Legends of the West, issued 18 October 1994. A set of twenty 19¢ US postcards with pictures of the stamps was issued on the same date. Other persons honored in the two sets are Annie Oakley, Bill Pickett, William Tilghman, Jim Bridger, Wyatt Earp, John C. Fremont, William Barclay 'Bat' Masterson, ... See more »


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