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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.
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Josephine Baker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Baker Josephine Baker was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress who came to be known in various circles as the "Black Pearl," "Bronze Venus" and even the "Creole ...more

Josephine Skriver is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Skriver Josephine Skriver is a Danish model known for her work with international fashion and beauty brands like Victoria's Secret, Gucci, Max Mara, Michael Kors, Bulgari, and DKNY.

Josephine Tey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Tey Josephine Tey was a pseudonym used by Elizabeth Mackintosh a Scottish author best known for her mystery novels. She also wrote as Gordon Daviot, under which name she wrote plays with an ...more

Josephine Johansson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Josephine

Josephine Cochrane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Cochrane Josephine Garis Cochrane made the first practical mechanical dishwasher in 1886, in Shelbyville, Illinois, although a washing machine device was patented in 1850 by Joel Houghton. Cochrane was a ...more

Josephine Bornebusch is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Bornebusch Leyla Jerrie Josephine Bornebusch is a Swedish actress. She began her acting career in the Swedish drama series Rederiet in 1999 and a year later she starred alongside Alexander Skarsgård ...more

Josephine Butler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Butler Josephine Elizabeth Butler was a Victorian era British feminist and social reformer who was especially concerned with the welfare of prostitutes. She was intensely religious as an evangelical ...more

Josephine Jacqueline Jones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Jacqueline Jones Josephine Jacqueline Jones is a film actress.

Josephine Hull is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Hull Josephine Hull was an American stage and film actress who also was a director of plays. She had a successful 50-year career on stage while taking some of her better known roles to film. She won ...more

Josephine Hutchinson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Hutchinson Josephine Hutchinson was an American actress.

Josephine Decker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Decker Josephine Decker is an actress, film director, film editor, screenwriter. film producer and cinematographer.

Josephine Earp is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Earp Josephine Sarah Marcus Earp was the common-law wife of Wyatt Earp, a famed Old West lawman and gambler. She met Wyatt in 1881 in the frontier boom town of Tombstone, Arizona Territory, when she ...more

Josephine Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Jacobsen Josephine Jacobsen was an American poet, short story writer, and critic. She was appointed the twenty-first Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1971.

Josephine Forsberg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Forsberg Josephine Forsberg, ex-wife of film director Rolf Forsberg, was hired by Paul Sills and Viola Spolin to join the original Second City in 1959 as the female understudy and Spolin's teaching ...more

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Joséphine de Beauharnais is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Joséphine de Beauharnais Joséphine de Beauharnais was the first wife of Napoleon I, and thus the first Empress of the French. Her first husband Alexandre de Beauharnais was guillotined during the Reign of Terror, ...more

Josephine Tewson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Tewson Josephine Ann Tewson is an English stage and television actress. She is best known for her roles in British television sitcoms, such as Elizabeth in Keeping Up Appearances and Miss Davenport in ...more

Josephine Japy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Japy Josephine Japy is an actress.

Josephine Ho is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Ho Josephine Chuen-juei Ho is the chair of the English department of National Central University, Taiwan, and coordinator of its Center For the Study of Sexualities. She has withstood lawsuits ...more

Josephine Silone Yates is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Silone Yates Josephine Silone Yates, trained in chemistry, was one of the first black teachers hired at Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Missouri, and, upon her promotion, the first black woman to head ...more

Josephine Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Johnson Josephine Winslow Johnson was an American novelist, poet, and essayist. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1935 at age 24 for her first novel, Now in November. Shortly thereafter, she ...more

Josephine Crowell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Crowell Josephine Crowell was a film actress.

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Josephine St. Pierre Ruffin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine St. Pierre Ruffin Josephine St. Pierre Ruffin was an African-American publisher, journalist, civil rights leader, suffragist, and editor of Women’s Era, the first newspaper published by and for African-American

Josephine Gattuso Hendin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Gattuso Hendin Josephine Gattuso Hendin is an Italian American feminist novelist and critic.

Josephine Abady is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Abady Josephine R. "Josie" Abady was an American artistic, stage and film director/producer.

Joséphine de La Baume is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Joséphine de La Baume Joséphine de La Baume is a French actress, singer and model.

Josephine Ann Endicott is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Ann Endicott Josephine Ann Endicott is a dancer.

Josephine Dunn is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Dunn Josephine Dunn was an American film actress of the 1920s and 1930s. Born in New York City, Dunn began her career in Hollywood with a small role alongside Thelma Todd in the 1926 film Fascinating ...more

Josephine Cox is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Cox Josephine Cox, born in Blackburn, Lancashire in 1941, is an English author. Her books are frequently best sellers and the UK Public Lending Rights figures often list her in the top three ...more

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Josephine Griffin is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Griffin Josephine Griffin was a well-known English film actress who appeared in a string of British films of the 1950s, such as The Purple Plain, The Man Who Never Was and The Spanish Gardener. After ...more

Josephine Wiggs is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Wiggs Miranda Cordelia Susan Josephine Wiggs is an English indie/alternative rock musician, noted for her work with the bands The Perfect Disaster, The Breeders, and Dusty Trails.

Josephine Teo is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Teo Josephine Teo Li Min née Yeo Li Min is a Singaporean politician. A member of the country's governing People's Action Party, she is currently a Senior Minister of State at the Ministry of ...more

Josephine Davison is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Davison Josephine Davison is a New Zealand actress. She is well known for playing Gina Rossi-Dodds in the New Zealand soap Shortland Street, Morgana in Power Rangers: S.P.D. and the voice of Itassis in ...more

Josephine Barstow is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Barstow Dame Josephine Clare Barstow, DBE is an English soprano.

Josephine McKim is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine McKim Josephine Eveline McKim was an American swimmer who won three medals at the 1928 and 1932 Olympics. In 1928 she won the bronze medal in the 400-meter freestyle event. She also swam in the first ...more

Josephine Whittell is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Whittell Josephine Whittell was an actress.

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Josephine Miles is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Miles Josephine Louise Miles was an American poet and literary critic; the first woman tenured in the English Department at the University of California, Berkeley. She wrote over a dozen books of ...more

Josephine Humphreys is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Humphreys Josephine Humphreys is an American novelist. A native of Charleston, South Carolina, which is also the setting of her novels Dreams of Sleep, Rich in Love and The Fireman's Fair, Humphreys was ...more

Josephine Wilson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Wilson Josephine Wilson was an actress.

Josephine Foster is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Foster Josephine Foster is an American singer-songwriter and musician from Colorado, United States. As an adolescent she worked as a funeral and wedding singer, and aspired to become an opera singer. ...more

Josephine Koo is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Koo Josephine Koo Mei-Wah or Gu Meihua is a Chinese film actress. She had a bright start to her film career, starring in Yim Ho's Hong Kong New Wave classic Homecoming. The film won her the Best New ...more

Josephine Premice is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Premice Josephine Mary Premice was an American actress and singer known for her work on the Broadway stage.

Josephine Ford is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Ford Josephine Ford is a film art director and production designer.

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Josephine Antoine is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Antoine Josephine Antoine, coloratura soprano, sang at the Metropolitan Opera from 1936 through 1948 in 76 appearances, and was well known in "Un ballo in maschera", "Il barbiere di ...more

Josephine Bell is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Bell Josephine Bell, pseudonym of Doris Bell Collier, was an English physician and writer. Bell wrote nineteen novels and forty-five mystery novels in her lifetime, as well as radio plays, short ...more

Josephine Siao is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Siao Josephine Siao Fong-Fong MBE is a Hong Kong film star who became popular as a child actress and continued her success as a mature actress, winning numerous awards including Best Actress at the ...more

Josephine Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Mitchell Josephine Mitchell sometimes billed credited as Jo Mitchell is an Australian actress, with a lengthy career in television soap operas. Mitchell is best known for her role in the television ...more

Josephine Links is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Links Josephine Links is a film director and screenwriter.

Josephine Byrnes is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Byrnes Josephine Byrnes is an actress.

Josephine Hart is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Hart Josephine Hart, Baroness Saatchi, was an Irish writer, theatrical producer and television presenter who lived in London. Lady Saatchi wrote the novel Damage, which was the basis for the 1992 ...more

Josephine Sticker is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Josephine
Josephine Sticker Josephine Sticker was an Austrian freestyle swimmer who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics. She won the bronze medal in the 4×100 metre freestyle relay event, becoming the first Austrian ...more