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 and abusive 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 2,261,724 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Evelyn Nesbit is the 2,223rd most popular actor (up from 2,593rd in 2019), the 3,655th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,252nd in 2019) and the 1,061st most popular Actor.

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Among actors, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 2,223 out of 9,996Before her are Keir Dullea, Randall Duk Kim, Mayumi Tanaka, June Whitfield, Kathleen Freeman, and James Purefoy. After her are Tuesday Weld, James Rebhorn, Ron Silver, M. Emmet Walsh, Jana Brejchová, and Guillaume Depardieu.

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Among people born in 1884, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 91Before her are Gustave Garrigou, Claude Auchinleck, Helene Deutsch, Johannes Popitz, Jules Supervielle, and Jaan Anvelt. After her are Daniel Varoujan, Princess Caroline Reuss of Greiz, Roy Chapman Andrews, Félix Éboué, Pedro Pablo Ramírez, and George David Birkhoff. Among people deceased in 1967, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 122Before her are Abelardo L. Rodríguez, Victor de Sabata, Pavlo Tychyna, Péter Palotás, Ernst Wollweber, and Alice B. Toklas. After her are José Martínez Ruiz, Paul Löbe, Charles Bickford, Ad Reinhardt, Otto Erich Deutsch, and Li Lisan.

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Among people born in United States, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 3,655 out of 18,182Before her are Steven Van Zandt (1950), Laura Bridgman (1829), Peter Hyams (1943), Alice B. Toklas (1877), Kathleen Freeman (1919), and Edmund Gettier (1927). After her are Chrissie Hynde (1951), Fulton J. Sheen (1895), Tuesday Weld (1943), James Rebhorn (1948), Ron Silver (1946), and Jackie Gleason (1916).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Evelyn Nesbit ranks 1,061Before her are Anna Gunn (1968), Robert Blake (1933), Jennifer Coolidge (1961), Keir Dullea (1936), Randall Duk Kim (1943), and Kathleen Freeman (1919). After her are Tuesday Weld (1943), James Rebhorn (1948), Ron Silver (1946), M. Emmet Walsh (1935), David Huddleston (1930), and Jack Nance (1943).

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