Evelyn Nesbit

Evelyn Nesbit
1884 - 1967
Evelyn Nesbit  American Actress

Evelyn Nesbit dating history


Evelyn Nesbit was previously married to Jack Clifford (1915 - 1933) and Harry Thaw (1905 - 1915).

Evelyn Nesbit was in relationships with John Barrymore (1901 - 1902) and Stanford White.


American Actress Evelyn Nesbit was born Florence Evelyn Nesbit on 25th December, 1884 in Tarentum, Pennsylvania, USA and passed away on 17th Jan 1967 Santa Monica, California, USA aged 82. She is most remembered for The Girl on the Velvet Swing. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Evelyn Nesbit is a member of the following lists: American female models, Actors from Pennsylvania and American silent film actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 18 years 13 years, 10 months 9 years, 9 months
Dating2 1 year 6 months, 2 days -
Total4 18 years 7 years, 2 months 1 year


First Name Evelyn
Last Name Nesbit
Full Name at Birth Florence Evelyn Nesbit
Alternative Name The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing
Age 82 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th December, 1884
Birthplace Tarentum, Pennsylvania, USA
Died 17th January, 1967
Place of Death Santa Monica, California, USA
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Height 5' 3½" (161 cm)
Weight 106lbs (48 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Gibson Girl look
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress, screen performer, and model
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Girl on the Velvet Swing
Brand Endorsement Coca-Cola, Prudential Life Insurance, Puck Playing Cards, Swift
Bust (inches) 34
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 34
Shoe Size 6.5
Father Winfield Scott Nesbit
Mother Evelyn Florence McKenzie
Brother Howard Nesbit
Family Member Russell William Thaw (Son)
Favorite Places Berlin, Germany, Paris, France, London, England
Favorite Accessories Corsets

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 love triangle between railroad scion Harry Kendall Thaw and architect Stanford White, which resulted in White's murder by Thaw in 1906.

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Evelyn Nesbit82 CapricornActress
Jack Clifford76 LibraActor
Harry Thaw76 AquariusCriminal
John Barrymore60 AquariusActor
Stanford White52 ScorpioArchitect


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Russell WilliamMale25th October, 1910111 years oldHarry Thaw


The Hidden Woman1922Ann WesleyMovie
My Little Sister1919The Elder SisterMovie
Thou Shalt Not1919RuthMovie
A Fallen Idol1919Princess LaoneMovie
Woman, Woman!1919Alice LindsayMovie
I Want to Forget1918Varda DeeringMovie
The Woman Who Gave1918ColetteMovie
Her Mistake1918Rose HaleMovie
Redemption1917Alice Loring (as Evelyn Nesbit-Thaw)Movie
Lucky Leap, A1916Bess's MotherShort Film
Threads of Destiny1914Miriam Gruenstein (as Evelyn Nesbit Thaw)Movie
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wjerryzwjerryzJul 22, 2017

A real Doll Baby

wjerryzwjerryzSep 30, 2016

I would love to have a page out of her book.

reneeApr 6, 2010


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