Calamity Jane

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Ca·lam·i·ty Jane

 (kə-lăm′ĭ-tē jān′)
See Martha Jane Burk.

Calamity Jane

(Biography) real name Martha Canary. ?1852–1903, US frontierswoman, noted for her skill at shooting and riding

Calam′ity Jane′

(Martha Jane Canary Burke) 1852?–1903, U.S. frontier markswoman.
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This time Lucky Luke finds himself teamed up with the infamous Calamity Jane as they go off in search of a missing stagecoach and Calamity Jane's brand new rifle that was being delivered to her by that same mysteriously missing coach in "Ghost Hunt", the latest graphic novel presenting the adventures of that sharp-shooting, fast draw cowboy who 'shoots faster than his shadow'.
1903: Martha Jane Cannary, better known as Calamity Jane, died near Deadwood, Dakota.
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1903: Martha Jane Cannary, better known as frontierswoman Calamity Jane, died near Deadwood, Dakota.
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La produciran ABC y Calamity Jane, que es de la propia actriz, y seguira la pauta de thriller que en su dia conquisto a la audiencia espanola con grandes nombres como Concha Velasco, Femando Guillen y unos jovencitos Miguel Angel Silvestre y Alex Gonzalez.
BORN DAVID James, English footballer, 1970, above HERMAN Melville, American author, 1819 CLAUDIUS, Roman emperor, 10BC DIED EVA Bartok, Hungarian actress, 1998 CALAMITY Jane, frontierswoman, 1903 STROTHER Martin, US film actor, 1980
But thank the Lord for him because this version of Calamity Jane needed an injection of something stronger than sarsaparilla to stave off the boredom.
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Martha Jane Canary, known to history as Calamity Jane, was a larger-than-life figure of the 19th-century American West.