While working as a prop boy, John Wayne met Wyatt Earp; He later credited his walk, talk, and persona to his acquaintance with Earp. In an unsuspecting historical overlap between Wyatt Earp of O.K. Corral fame (March 19, 1848 – January 13, 1929) and Hollywood actor John Wayne (May 26, 1907 – June 11, 1979) we find an amazing example of art imitating life.

Art Imitates Life in Surprising Historical Overlap!

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