Annie Oakley

1860 - 1926

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

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Annie Oakley has received more than 3,814,592 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Annie Oakley is the 39th most popular celebrity (up from 45th in 2019), the 1,684th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,190th in 2019) and the 15th most popular American Celebrity.

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Among celebrities, Annie Oakley ranks 39 out of 184Before her are Sarah Knauss, Jean-Marie Loret, Besarion Jughashvili, Armi Kuusela, Albert Pierrepoint, and Kim Peek. After her are Thérésa Tallien, Dan Inosanto, Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione, Fritz Pfeffer, Anna Nicole Smith, and Elizabeth Stride.

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Among people born in 1860, Annie Oakley ranks 36Before her are Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia, Vito Volterra, Karl Denke, Isaac Levitan, Gustave Charpentier, and Mercedes of Orléans. After her are James McKeen Cattell, Marianne von Werefkin, Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia, William Kennedy Dickson, Jules Laforgue, and Archduke Charles Stephen of Austria. Among people deceased in 1926, Annie Oakley ranks 34Before her are Constantin Fehrenbach, William Bateson, Ellen Key, Friedrich von Wieser, Ugyen Wangchuck, and Knut Wicksell. After her are John Louis Emil Dreyer, Alphonse Borrelly, Émile Coué, Prince Philippe, Duke of Orléans, Robert Todd Lincoln, and Théo van Rysselberghe.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Annie Oakley ranks 1,684 out of 15,968Before her are George Whipple (1878), Stanley Tucci (1960), Lou Ferrigno (1951), Joan Rivers (1933), Dickinson W. Richards (1895), and Lester Young (1909). After her are Stonewall Jackson (1824), Buddy Guy (1936), Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960), Sondra Locke (1944), Melinda Gates (1964), and Isaac Hayes (1942).

Among CELEBRITIES In United States

Among celebrities born in United States, Annie Oakley ranks 15Before her are Kim Kardashian (1980), Don King (1931), Peggy Guggenheim (1898), Rosemary Kennedy (1918), Sarah Knauss (1880), and Kim Peek (1951). After her are Dan Inosanto (1936), Anna Nicole Smith (1967), Edie Sedgwick (1943), Roy Sullivan (1912), Lizzie Borden (1860), and Paris Hilton (1981).