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 unsuccessfully encouraged the crew in Lifeboat No. 6 to return to the debris field of the 1912 sinking of RMS Titanic to look for survivors. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret Brown has received more than 3,223,412 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Margaret Brown is the 18th most popular celebrity (down from 13th in 2019), the 720th most popular biography from United States (down from 481st in 2019) and the 7th 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 18 out of 184Before her are Black Dahlia, Millvina Dean, Anna Anderson, Empress Michiko, Mary Mallon, and Monica Lewinsky. After her are Rosalia Lombardo, Rodney King, Kim Kardashian, Philippe Petit, Don King, and Jacques Mayol.

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Among people born in 1867, Margaret Brown ranks 22Before her are Prince Maximilian of Baden, Walther Rathenau, Enrique Granados, Maxime Weygand, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and Johannes Fibiger. After her are Irving Fisher, Hector Guimard, Joseph Maria Olbrich, Stanley Baldwin, Rubén Darío, and Alexander Parvus. Among people deceased in 1932, Margaret Brown ranks 12Before her are Giuseppe Peano, Paul Doumer, Gustav Meyrink, George Eastman, Nadezhda Alliluyeva, and Alberto Santos-Dumont. After her are Errico Malatesta, Ronald Ross, Joseph Babinski, Max Wolf, Edgar Wallace, and Frederick Augustus III of Saxony.

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Among people born in United States, Margaret Brown ranks 720 out of 15,968Before her are William T. G. Morton (1819), Anne Sullivan (1866), Gloria Gaynor (1947), W. Edwards Deming (1900), Don Johnson (1949), and Dorothea Lange (1895). After her are John Howard Northrop (1891), Ben Roy Mottelson (1926), Edward Norton Lorenz (1917), Don Shirley (1927), Douglass North (1920), and Ginger Rogers (1911).

Among CELEBRITIES In United States

Among celebrities born in United States, Margaret Brown ranks 7Before her are Wallis Simpson (1896), Phineas Gage (1823), Robert Wadlow (1918), Buffalo Bill (1846), Black Dahlia (1924), and Monica Lewinsky (1973). After her are Rodney King (1965), Kim Kardashian (1980), Don King (1931), Peggy Guggenheim (1898), Rosemary Kennedy (1918), and Sarah Knauss (1880).