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Famous People Named Josephine

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Josephine in the world? Our list of celebrities named Josephine includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Josephines below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Josephine, actors named Josephine, and much more. Josephine Baker, Josephine Skriver, and Josephine Tey are only a few of the well-known people named Josephine on this list.
  • Josephine Baker

    Josephine Baker

    Actor, Singer

    AgeDec. at 69 (1906-1975)

    BirthplaceUSA, St. Louis, Missouri

    Josephine Baker (born Freda Josephine McDonald, naturalised French Joséphine Baker; 3 June... more on Wikipedia

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  • Josephine Skriver
    Josephine Skriver is a Danish model known for her work with international fashion and beauty... more on Wikipedia

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  • Josephine Tey

    AgeDec. at 56 (1896-1952)

    BirthplaceInverness, United Kingdom

    Josephine Tey was a pseudonym used by Elizabeth MacKintosh (25 July 1896 – 13 February 1952),... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Johansson

    Josephine Johansson

  • Josephine Cochrane

    AgeDec. at 74 (1839-1913)


    Josephine Garis Cochran (later Cochrane) (March 8, 1839 in Ashtabula County, Ohio – August 3,... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Bornebusch

    Josephine Bornebusch



    BirthplaceStockholm, Sweden

    Leyla Jerrie Josephine Bornebusch (born 12 September 1981) is a Swedish actress. She began her... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Butler

    Josephine Butler

    Social Worker, Writer

    AgeDec. at 78 (1828-1906)

    BirthplaceNorthumberland, United Kingdom

    Josephine Elizabeth Butler (née Grey; 13 April 1828 – 30 December 1906) was an English... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Jacqueline Jones


    BirthplaceFreeport, Bahamas

    Josephine Jacqueline Jones is a film actress.
  • Josephine Hull

    AgeDec. at 80 (1877-1957)

    BirthplaceNewtonville, Newton, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Marie Josephine Hull (née Sherwood; January 3, 1877 – March 12, 1957) was an American stage... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Hutchinson

    AgeDec. at 95 (1903-1998)

    BirthplaceUSA, Washington, Seattle

    Josephine Hutchinson (October 12, 1903 – June 4, 1998) was an American actress. She acted in... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Decker

    Screenwriter, Film Editor


    Josephine Decker is an actress, film director, film editor, screenwriter. film producer and... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Earp

    Josephine Earp

    Actor, Dancer

    AgeDec. at 83 (1861-1944)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Josephine Sarah "Sadie" Earp (née Marcus; 1861 – December 19, 1944) was the common-law wife of... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Jacobsen

    Josephine Jacobsen

    Poet, Literary critic

    AgeDec. at 95 (1908-2003)

    BirthplaceCobourg, Canada

    Josephine Jacobsen (19 August 1908 – 9 July 2003) was an American poet, short story writer,... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Forsberg

    AgeDec. at 90 (1921-2011)

    Josephine Forsberg (28 January 1921 – 3 October 2011), ex-wife of film director Rolf Forsberg,... more on Wikipedia
  • Joséphine de Beauharnais

    Joséphine de Beauharnais

    Joséphine (French: [ʒo.ze.fin də‿bo.aʁ.nɛ]; born Marie Josèphe Rose Tascher de La Pagerie; 23... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Tewson


    BirthplaceHampstead, London, United Kingdom

    Josephine Ann Tewson (born 26 February 1931) is a British stage and television character... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Japy

    Josephine Japy



    BirthplaceParis, France

    Josephine Japy is an actress.
  • Josephine Ho

    Josephine Ho

    Josephine Chuen-juei Ho, is the chair of the English department of National Central... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Silone Yates


    BirthplaceMattituck, Southold, New York

    Josephine Silone Yates, trained in chemistry, was one of the first black teachers hired at... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Johnson

    Poet, Novelist

    AgeDec. at 80 (1910-1990)

    BirthplaceKirkwood, St. Louis, Missouri

    Josephine Winslow Johnson (June 20, 1910 – February 27, 1990) was an American novelist, poet,... more on Wikipedia
  • AgeDec. at 73 (1859-1932)

    BirthplaceNova Scotia, Canada

    Josephine Boneparte Crowell (January 11, 1859 – July 27, 1932) was a Canadian film actress of... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine St. Pierre Ruffin

    Josephine St. Pierre Ruffin

    Publisher, Journalist

    AgeDec. at 82 (1842-1924)

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts

    Josephine St. Pierre Ruffin (August 31, 1842 – March 13, 1924) was an African-American... more on Wikipedia
  • Josephine Gattuso Hendin

    Josephine Gattuso Hendin

    Novelist, Critic


    BirthplaceLittle Italy, New York City, New York

    Josephine Gattuso Hendin (born 1944) is an Italian American feminist novelist and critic.
  • Josephine Abady

    Theatre Director, Businessperson

    AgeDec. at 53 (1949-2002)

    BirthplaceRichmond, Virginia

    Josephine R. "Josie" Abady was an American stage director, film director, and producer.
  • Joséphine de La Baume

    Joséphine de La Baume

    Singer-songwriter, Model


    BirthplaceFrance, Paris

    Joséphine de La Baume (born 8 October 1984) is a French actress, singer, director, and model.