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Annie Oakley

1860 - 1926

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Annie Oakley (born Phoebe Ann Mosey; August 13, 1860 – November 3, 1926) was an American sharpshooter who starred in Buffalo Bill's Wild West. Oakley developed hunting skills as a child to provide for her impoverished family in western Ohio. At age 15, she won a shooting contest against an experienced marksman, Frank E. Butler, whom she married in 1876. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Annie Oakley has received more than 4,605,094 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Annie Oakley is the 62nd most popular celebrity (down from 39th in 2019), the 2,348th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,683rd in 2019) and the 23rd most popular American Celebrity.

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Among celebrities, Annie Oakley ranks 62 out of 181Before her are Florence Owens Thompson, Sultan Kösen, Victor Kugler, Betsy Ross, Guy de Rothschild, and Isabel Preysler. After her are Barbara Hutton, Lizzie Borden, Paris Hilton, Manuel Uribe, Maria von Trapp, and Madeleine Astor.

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Among people born in 1860, Annie Oakley ranks 50Before her are Jules Laforgue, William Kennedy Dickson, Sergey Sazonov, Waldemar Haffkine, Eleonore Reuss of Köstritz, and Grand Duke Dmitry Konstantinovich of Russia. After her are Sunanda Kumariratana, Michel Zevaco, Friedrich Naumann, Sidney Paget, Christen C. Raunkiær, and Lizzie Borden. Among people deceased in 1926, Annie Oakley ranks 41Before her are Théo van Rysselberghe, Émile Coué, John Louis Emil Dreyer, Alphonse Borrelly, Ye Wanyong, and Robert Todd Lincoln. After her are Maria Letizia Bonaparte, Duchess of Aosta, Eino Leino, Désiré-Joseph Mercier, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth, Lars Magnus Ericsson, and Leonid Krasin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Annie Oakley ranks 2,348 out of 18,182Before her are Eddie Eagan (1897), Chris Noth (1954), Cornell Woolrich (1903), Katy Perry (1984), Lester Young (1909), and Robert B. Laughlin (1950). After her are Harry Dexter White (1892), Stefanie Powers (1942), Daniel Stern (1957), Grace Moore (1898), Harry Nilsson (1941), and Bill Gates Sr. (1925).

Among CELEBRITIES In United States

Among celebrities born in United States, Annie Oakley ranks 23Before her are Anna Nicole Smith (1967), Kim Peek (1951), Dan Inosanto (1936), Henrietta Lacks (1920), Florence Owens Thompson (1903), and Betsy Ross (1752). After her are Barbara Hutton (1912), Lizzie Borden (1860), Paris Hilton (1981), Madeleine Astor (1893), Sally Hemings (1773), and Evelyn McHale (1923).