The chances are many of us have heard the name Annie Oakley by now. The famed shooter earned a huge reputation for herself thanks to her impressive talents with a gun. However, it wasn’t just her skills that got people talking – Annie was just 15 years old when she entered into the world of show business.
It turns out that Annie perfected her talents when she was a kid as a way to provide for her family. In the end, fans from across the US got to see Annie split a playing card edge-on and shoot things out of her husband’s mouth. She eventually became the biggest earner in the Wild West Show and took home more than anyone other than Buffalo Bill.