Evelyn McHale in death, aka “The Most Beautiful Suicide” after leaping from the Empire State Building in 1947. The 24 year old left behind a note, saying her fiance Barry Rhodes would be better off without her.
“I don’t think I would make a good wife for anyone…. Tell my father, I have too many of my mother’s tendencies.”
She wore her pearls and white gloves.
Evelyn McHale’s suicide. She jumped off the Empire State Building crushing a limousine below. 1947.