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Margaret Brown

1867 - 1932

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Margaret Brown (née Tobin; July 18, 1867 – October 26, 1932), posthumously known as the "Unsinkable Molly Brown", was an American socialite and philanthropist. She was a survivor of the RMS Titanic, which sank in 1912, and she unsuccessfully urged the crew in Lifeboat No. 6 to return to the debris field to look for survivors.During her lifetime, her friends called her "Maggie", but by her death, obituaries referred to her as the "Unsinkable Mrs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret Brown has received more than 4,729,803 page views. Her biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Margaret Brown is the 21st most popular celebrity (down from 18th in 2019), the 831st most popular biography from United States (down from 720th in 2019) and the 8th most popular American Celebrity.

Margaret brown is most famous for being the matriarch of the family that survived the sinking of the titanic. She is also known for her philanthropic work and for founding the american museum of natural history.

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Among celebrities, Margaret Brown ranks 21 out of 181Before her are Joseph Merrick, Mary Anning, Monica Lewinsky, Philippe Petit, Anna Anderson, and Rosalia Lombardo. After her are Dodi Fayed, Sarah Knauss, Marie Duplessis, Peggy Guggenheim, Mehran Karimi Nasseri, and Don King.

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Among people born in 1867, Margaret Brown ranks 25Before her are Stanley Baldwin, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Walther Rathenau, Irving Fisher, Władysław Reymont, and Hector Guimard. After her are Umberto Giordano, Princess Maria Josepha of Saxony, Sakichi Toyoda, Joseph Maria Olbrich, Rubén Darío, and Madam C. J. Walker. Among people deceased in 1932, Margaret Brown ranks 13Before her are Nadezhda Alliluyeva, Ronald Ross, Gustav Meyrink, Alberto Santos-Dumont, Paul Doumer, and George Eastman. After her are Errico Malatesta, Joseph Babinski, Frederick Augustus III of Saxony, Edgar Wallace, Pavlik Morozov, and André Maginot.

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Among people born in United States, Margaret Brown ranks 831 out of 18,182Before her are Kris Jenner (1955), Michael Cimino (1939), Oliver E. Williamson (1932), Melanie Griffith (1957), Estée Lauder (1906), and William Howard Stein (1911). After her are Ed O'Neill (1946), Joseph P. Kennedy Sr. (1888), Raymond Carver (1938), James Cromwell (1940), James Earl Jones (1931), and Robert Hofstadter (1915).

Among CELEBRITIES In United States

Among celebrities born in United States, Margaret Brown ranks 8Before her are Phineas Gage (1823), Robert Wadlow (1918), Buffalo Bill (1846), Black Dahlia (1924), Jon Brower Minnoch (1941), and Monica Lewinsky (1973). After her are Sarah Knauss (1880), Peggy Guggenheim (1898), Don King (1931), Rodney King (1965), Kim Kardashian (1980), and Rosemary Kennedy (1918).