Evelyn Nesbit

1884 - 1967

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Evelyn Nesbit (born Florence Evelyn Nesbit; December 25, 1884 or 1885 – January 17, 1967) was an American artists' model, chorus girl, and actress. She is best known for her years as a young woman in New York City, particularly her involvement in a deadly love triangle between railroad scion Harry Kendall Thaw and architect Stanford White, which resulted in White's murder by Thaw in 1906. In her day, Nesbit was a famous fashion model, being frequently photographed for mass circulation newspapers, magazine advertisements, souvenir items, and calendars. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Evelyn Nesbit has received more than 2,073,386 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Evelyn Nesbit is the 2,594th most popular actor (up from 3,316th in 2019), the 4,254th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,293rd in 2019) and the 1,268th most popular American Actor.

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Among actors, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 2,594 out of 10,030Before her are Madhubala, Mario Casas, Marlon Jackson, Jüri Järvet, Marc Singer, and Zooey Deschanel. After her are Carey Lowell, Jessalyn Gilsig, Jim Carter, Prunella Scales, Brian Austin Green, and Annie Cordy.

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Among people born in 1884, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 108Before her are Prince Ferdinand of Bavaria, Agus Salim, Princess Caroline Reuss of Greiz, Willem Marinus Dudok, Phraya Manopakorn Nititada, and Santiago Casares Quiroga. After her are A. Merritt, Bohumil Kubišta, Angelos Sikelianos, Axel Ljung, Rickard Sandler, and Ants Piip. Among people deceased in 1967, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 144Before her are André-Louis Danjon, Julio Baghy, Manuel Prado Ugarteche, Antonio Riberi, Mikhail Kovalyov, and Siegfried Sassoon. After her are George S. Robertson, Antonio Moreno, Eddie Tolan, Samad Behrangi, Oskar Maria Graf, and Greta Schröder.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 4,254 out of 15,968Before her are Stephen Stills (1945), Paul Kantner (1941), Marlon Jackson (1957), Charles Doolittle Walcott (1850), Zooey Deschanel (1980), and Krist Novoselic (1965). After her are Carey Lowell (1961), Daron Malakian (1975), Newt Gingrich (1943), Michael Brecker (1949), Brian Austin Green (1973), and A. Merritt (1884).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 1,268Before her are Angélica María (1943), Brooke Adams (1949), Stella Stevens (1936), Corbin Bleu (1989), Marlon Jackson (1957), and Zooey Deschanel (1980). After her are Carey Lowell (1961), Brian Austin Green (1973), Jude Ciccolella (1947), James Rebhorn (1948), Alexis Bledel (1981), and Leif Erickson (1911).

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