Full Name: Phoebe Ann Mosey
Profession: Sharp Shooter
Why Famous: An internationally renown sharp shooter who joined Buffalo Bill's Wild West and performed before royalty and heads of state.
Oakley was known for her ability to repeatedly split a playing card, edge-on and put several more holes in it before it could touch the ground while using a .22 caliber rifle at 90 feet.
- 1876-08-23 Sharp Shooter Annie Oakley weds traveling show marksman Frank E. Butler
- 1922-04-16 Annie Oakley sets women's record by breaking 100 clay targets in a row
- Biography: Annie Oakley - PBS