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Annie Oakley

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Sharpshooter who starred in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. She could consistently shoot a playing card edge-on from 27 meters away. She began hunting and trapping at age eight. She is arguably the first American woman to become a superstar. She married traveling show marksman Francis E. Butler after having a showdown in August 1876. Theodore Roosevelt admired her talent. [+]
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