Annie Oakley

The Rifle Queen

5 Interesting Facts about Annie Oakley:

  1. After starring in Buffalo Bill's Wild West show, she became the first American female superstar.
  2. Her real name was Phoebe Ann.
  3. She continued doing shows and shooting after she retired from the the wild west shows.
  4. She got in a car accident in Florida that stopped her from preforming, but she wouldn't stop shooting and hunting.
  5. She died November 3, 1926. Her husband died 18 days later due to a broken heart.


Annie Oakley; November 1, 1894