Known to millions before her birthday in Evelyn Nesbit was the most photographed woman of her era. Her jealous millionaire husband, Harry K. Thaw, killed her lover, Stanford White, the architect of much of New York.
Florence Evelyn Nesbit (December 1884 – January known professionally as Evelyn Nesbit, was a popular American chorus girl and artists’ model whose liaison with renowned architect Stanford White immortalized her as "The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing.
Jewel Lafontant-Mankarious, Lawyer and U.S. Official, Dies
The story of Olive Oatman. Her family was murdered Olive was sold to another tribe and it is they who tattooed her chin and arms. Olive was rescued when word of a white girl reached an army outpost. Her freedom bought with blankets and other trade items.
The incredible Nancy Wake. She was a powerful WWII Nazi hunter and member of the French resistance. At one point she was most wanted and most-hated by the Nazis. They called her "The White Mouse" because she always escaped them. she is fascinating!