Evelyn Nesbit, famous as "The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing," and her Tuxedo Cat. Nesbit was a model and actress whose husband, Pittsburg millionaire Harry K. Thaw, shot and killed acclaimed architect Stanford White on the rooftop of Madison Square Garden
Florence Evelyn Nesbit known professionally as Evelyn Nesbit, was a popular American chorus girl, an artists' model, and an actress. Evelyn enjoyed the company of men. This love of men placed her in the middle of a murder case.
Florence Evelyn Nesbit (December 1884 – January known professionally as Evelyn Nesbit, was a popular American chorus girl and artists' model whose liaison with architect Stanford White immortalized her as "The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing".