David "Davy" Crockett (August 17, 1786 – March 6, 1836) was a 19th century American folk hero, frontiersman, soldier and politician. He is commonly referred to in popular culture by the epithet, "King of the Wild Frontier". He represented Tennessee in the U.S. House of Representatives, served in the Texas Revolution, and died at the Battle of the Alamo.
Davy Crockett - the famed Tennessee Congressman who fought and died for Texas independence at the Alamo, one of Texas' greatest heros. When he left politics, he told his constituents, "You may all go to hell, and I will go to Texas."