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JESSE JAMES SHOT DEAD 1882

Event Date: 3rd April 1882
 
 
EVENT DESCRIPTION
 
Jesse James was killed by Robert Ford, who was a member of the gang
 
EVENT SUMMARY
 
Jesse Woodson James (September 5, 1847 April 3, 1882) was an American outlaw, gang leader, bank robber, train robber, and murderer from the state of Missouri and the most famous member of the James-Younger Gang. On April 3, 1882, Jesse James was killed by Robert Ford, who was a member of the gang living in the James house and who was hoping to collect a state reward on James' head.

 
 
 
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