Real-life scandals of NYC’s ‘Gilded Age’ more shocking than any HBO show

Real-life scandals of NYC's 'Gilded Age' more shocking than any HBO show

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1/25/2022 2:41:00 AM

Real-life scandals of NYC's 'Gilded Age' more shocking than any HBO show

Eat your hearts out, “Real Housewives.” HBO ’s new show “The Gilded Age,” premiering Monday at 9 p.m. EST, chronicles the lifestyles of the rich and famous in Manhattan during the late 1…

Eat your hearts out, “Real Housewives.”The lifestyles of the rich and famous in Manhattan during the late 1800s is chronicled in HBO’s new series “The Gilded Age.”The Washington Square Arch architect murdered for being a ‘rapist’Celebrity architect Stanford While was murdered while attending a play at the original Madison Square Garden.

 “I did it,” Thaw said while being escorted from the theater, “because he ruined my wife.”Getty ImagesWhite was killed by Henry Thaw (left), who claimed he was getting revenge for White having drugged and raped Thaw’s wife, chorus girl Evelyn Nesbit.

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