Dictionary of Sydney: Kate Rickards

Although her name is not as well known as that of her husband, Harry, Kate Rickards was a woman who took the world by storm. Starting her career at age eleven, she was a gymnast, vaudeville performer, and costume maker, who was once referred to as “the most beautiful trapeze artist in the world”.

This week, Nicole Cama from Dictionary of Sydney looks back at the life of Kate Rickards.

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