Nellie Bly, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Nellie Bly

American journalist

Date of Birth: 05-May-1864

Place of Birth: Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States

Date of Death: 27-Jan-1922

Profession: writer, journalist, novelist, suffragist

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Taurus


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About Nellie Bly

  • Elizabeth Cochran Seaman (May 5, 1864 ÔÇô January 27, 1922), better known by her pen name Nellie Bly, was an American journalist who was widely known for her record-breaking trip around the world in 72 days, in emulation of Jules Verne's fictional character Phileas Fogg, and an expos├ę in which she worked undercover to report on a mental institution from within.
  • She was a pioneer in her field, and launched a new kind of investigative journalism.
  • Bly was also a writer, inventor, and industrialist.

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