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Polly Nichols
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Historical Figure
Nationality: United Kingdom
Date of Birth: 1845
Date of Death: 1888
Cause of Death: Murder by knife
Occupation: Prostitute
Children: Five
Fictional Appearances:
"Gentlemen of the Shade"
Set in OTL
Type of Appearance: Posthumous reference
Species: Human

Mary Ann "Polly" Nichols (26 August 1845 - 31 August 1888) is often identified as the first victim of the notorious unidentified serial killer "Jack the Ripper," who killed and mutilated prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London during the late summer and autumn of 1888.

Polly Nichols in "Gentlemen of the Shade"[]

Polly Nichols' killer, in truth a vampire, was never apprehended; he was buried in the foundation of Tower Bridge by a group of vampires called the Sanguine Club.

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