Sharpshooter Annie Oakley, is shown here, the summer before she sailed for England with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West.

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Annie Oakley ... this lady was the business! I was in Annie get your gun when I was a girl, I played her little sister that's my favorite musical

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Annie Oakley, American sharpshooter and exhibition shooter. Born Phoebe Ann Moses on August 13, 1860 in North Star, Ohio, U.S. Died November 3, 1926 (aged 66) in Greenville, Ohio, U.S. / qw

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Annie Oakley shoots over her back using a mirror to spot her target as part of the Wild West shows.

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"Well behaved women rarely make history" -Annie Oakley

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I love this Annie Oakley vintage sign. Her story is one of my favorites.

Annie Oakley #womenshistory

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The Amazing Life of Annie Oakley (15 Photos) - Old Photo Archive

Born on August 13, 1860, Annie Oakley gained fame for her unparalleled shooting skills, later becoming the star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show for 17 years. By age 15, Oakley paid off the mortgage for her mother's home by shooting small game for a local grocery store. Watch this clip to learn more about the globally renowned folk hero:

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