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8 thoughts on “ Nellie Bly

  1. Elizabeth Jane Cochran who was known by her pen name Nellie Bly was born on May 5, She was an American journalist, inventor, and writer. She was also a charity worker. She was best known for her investigative and undercover reporting.
  2. At a time when most women were confined to the home, Bly made her name as a daring reporter who went to great lengths to uncover the truth. Whether going undercover at a "madhouse" for women, .
  3. Born Elizabeth Jane Cochrane, her career with the Pittsburgh "Dispatch" was the first of many papers and magazines which gave her employment in her lifetime. Taking a pen name from composer Stephen Foster's song "Nelly Bly", she exposed abuses in politics, Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery and Conservancy, Bronx, .
  4. May 05,  · Nellie Bly was many things: a fearless reporter, an innovative industrialist, an intrepid world traveler. But her greatest asset, and the one thing that made all her successes possible, is .
  5. Nov 25,  · Nellie Bly was determined to succeed, and she did so with remarkable ease, in large part because it didn’t take much for doctors to deem a woman “hysterical” in the Victorian era. Nellie Bly Feigns Madness. Bettmann/CORBIS Nellie Bly, circa bestbardmybidesgudouggaconrekabwads.coinfo: Abby Norman.
  6. Nellie Bly, pseudonym of Elizabeth Cochrane, also spelled Cochran, (born May 5, , Cochran’s Mills, Pennsylvania, U.S.—died January 27, , New York, New York), American journalist whose around-the-world race against a fictional record brought her world renown.
  7. Nellie Bly. Elizabeth Cochrane was born in Cochran Mills, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, on 5th May, Her father died six years later, leaving her mother, Mary Jane Cochrane, with fifteen children to raise. Elizabeth was not an impressive student at school .
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