American outlaw Jesse James
was shot and killed by Robert Ford
Jesse James was shot and killed April 3... not April 1.
Which inspired the legendary "Ballad of Jesse James" ... "[t]hat dirty little coward that shot Mr. Howard, has laid Jesse James in his grave...."
If you want to grab more historical events, which actually took place on this date, which is posted every Friday, please feel free to check out ODDS, ENDS & EVERYTHING else...
Just sayin' 😁