Peggy Guggenheim

1898 - 1979

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Marguerite "Peggy" Guggenheim ( GUUG-ən-hyme; August 26, 1898 – December 23, 1979) was an American art collector, bohemian and socialite. Born to the wealthy New York City Guggenheim family, she was the daughter of Benjamin Guggenheim, who went down with the Titanic in 1912, and the niece of Solomon R. Guggenheim, who established the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. Guggenheim collected art in Europe and America primarily between 1938 and 1946. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peggy Guggenheim has received more than 1,394,689 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Peggy Guggenheim is the 26th most popular celebrity (down from 23rd in 2019), the 1,075th most popular biography from United States (down from 982nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular American Celebrity.

Peggy Guggenheim was a wealthy American heiress who became a major art collector and patron. She was the daughter of Benjamin Guggenheim, one of the wealthiest men in the world at the time of his death in the sinking of the Titanic.

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Among celebrities, Peggy Guggenheim ranks 26 out of 184Before her are Rodney King, Kim Kardashian, Philippe Petit, Don King, Jacques Mayol, and Chandra Bahadur Dangi. After her are Dodi Fayed, Mary Anning, Marie Duplessis, Rosemary Kennedy, Cecilia Gallerani, and Mehran Karimi Nasseri.

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Among people born in 1898, Peggy Guggenheim ranks 47Before her are Joseph Murphy, Therese Neumann, Julius Schreck, Josef Terboven, Konrad Henlein, and Vicente Aleixandre. After her are Héctor Scarone, Joris Ivens, Totò, Latife Uşşaki, Hanns Eisler, and Carl Clauberg. Among people deceased in 1979, Peggy Guggenheim ranks 36Before her are Bertil Ohlin, Werner Forssmann, Mary Pickford, Jean Seberg, Robert Burns Woodward, and Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. After her are Edvard Kardelj, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth, Feodor Lynen, Pier Luigi Nervi, and Giulio Natta.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Peggy Guggenheim ranks 1,075 out of 15,968Before her are Yonatan Netanyahu (1946), Mary Ainsworth (1913), Calamity Jane (1852), Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794), Richard Thaler (1945), and Bernard Herrmann (1911). After her are Richard Dreyfuss (1947), Alicia Keys (1981), Anne Hathaway (1982), Chester Bennington (1976), Edward Adelbert Doisy (1893), and Jackie Robinson (1919).

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Among celebrities born in United States, Peggy Guggenheim ranks 11Before her are Black Dahlia (1924), Monica Lewinsky (1973), Margaret Brown (1867), Rodney King (1965), Kim Kardashian (1980), and Don King (1931). After her are Rosemary Kennedy (1918), Sarah Knauss (1880), Kim Peek (1951), Annie Oakley (1860), Dan Inosanto (1936), and Anna Nicole Smith (1967).