Frank E. Butler

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Birthday
25, 1852
Birthplace
Ireland
Death Date
Nov 21, 1926 (74)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
25, 1852
Birthplace
Ireland
Death Date
Nov 21, 1926 (74)

About

Marksman who performed in the famous Buffalo Bill Wild West shows. He and his wife Annie Oakley were immortalized in Annie Get Your Gun, a popular Broadway musical.

Before Fame

A member of the Sells Brothers Circus, he was also part of a shooting act that toured the United States.

Trivia

He worked as a salesman for the Remington Arms and Union Metallic Cartridge companies.

Family Life

He emigrated from Ireland to the United States at the age of thirteen. He was married to Annie Oakley from 1882 to 1926.

Associated With

He was portrayed by actor Howard Keel in the movie version of Annie Get Your Gun.