Many legendary names have come to the forefront in the effort amid the fierce mistakes and neatness that prevail in the western region of today’s United States of America. One of these names was Billy the Kid.
whose real name is Henry McCarty, The notorious wrongdoer and outlaw of the Wild West, 21-year-old Billy the Kid, was killed in 1881. The gun that killed him was recently sold for a staggering price for a gun.
The request for forgiveness came but was not forgiven:
Billy the Kid was shot and killed by Sheriff Garret, who was searching for him on a farm after months of searching in Arizona and New Mexico. The sheriff had shot Billy with a Cold Single Action type gun. That weapon has been preserved to this day.
The weapon, which was described as the most iconic treasure of that time, was sold by Bonhams auction house. was sold for a whopping $6.3 million.
Before Billy the Kid died, eight people died. Orphaned at age 15, Henry was first arrested for stealing food at age 16.