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