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Famous Female Courtesans

List of famous female courtesans, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This greatest female courtesans list contains the most prominent and top females known for being courtesans. There are thousand of females working as courtesans in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic courtesans have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a courtesan then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list below has a variety of items, like Harriette Wilson and Dorothy Jordan, in it.

While this isn't a list of all female courtesans, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female courtesans?" and "Who are the best female courtesans?"
The List
  1. 1

    Cami Parker

    Profession: Courtesan
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  2. 2

    Dorothea Jordan

    Born: 1761
    Age: Died at 55 (1761-1816)
    Birthplace: Ireland
    Profession: Actor, Courtesan
    Height: 5'1"
    Died: 1816
    Place Of Death: Saint-Cloud, France
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  3. 3

    Born: 1786
    Age: Died at 59 (1786-1845)
    Birthplace: Mayfair, London, London, England
    Profession: Poet, Memoirist, Courtesan
    Died: 1845
    Place Of Death: Chelsea, London, United Kingdom
    Harriette Wilson : see more

  4. 4

    Liane de Pougy

    Born: 1869
    Age: Died at 81 (1869-1950)
    Birthplace: La Fl├Ęche, France
    Profession: Writer, Courtesan
    Died: 1950
    Place Of Death: Lausanne, Switzerland
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  5. 5

    Born: 1821
    Age: Died at 40 (1821-1861)
    Birthplace: Grange, County Sligo, Republic of Ireland
    Profession: Stage Dancer, Actor, Courtesan
    Died: 1861
    Cause Of Death: Pneumonia
    Place Of Death: New York City, New York, United States of America
    Lola Montez : see more

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