April 3rd, 2016

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There Are Many Who Never Saw His Face

On this date in 1882, the outlaw Jesse James was killed by Robert Ford in St. Joseph, Missouri.

Ford became the man who shot Jesse James.

On June 8, 1892, Robert Ford was killed by Edward O'Kelly in Creede, Colorado.

O'Kelly became the man who shot the man who shot Jesse James.

On January 13, 1904, Edward O'Kelly was killed by police officer Joe Burnett in Oklahoma City.

Burnett became the man who shot the man who shot the man who shot Jesse James.

Burnett died in 1917 after a stroke.