On Sept. 4, 1884, Sitting Bull survived an assassination attempt at the Grand Opera House in St. Paul. Sitting Bull was at this point in his life, as part of a “living exhibit” of Indians traveling the country, and was passing through Minnesota. While in St. Paul, he also met Annie Oakley, and the two would eventually work for Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild Westshow.
Gophers top Cornell for spot in national championship game
Minnesota is playing in the title game for the 10th time since 2000.