On this day in history: Gunfighter John Ringo found dead

By Kathleen Guill

kathleen@press-leader.com

 

Posted 7/12/22

On July 14, 1882, famed gunfighter John Ringo was found dead in Arizona. Also known as the “gun-fighting gentleman,” Ringo was often romanticized in both life and death. According to legend, Ringo was supposedly a Shakespeare-quoting gentleman “whose wit was as quick as his gun.”

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