Emily Murphy

Emily Murphy bio

Birth Name: Emily Murphy

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Place Of Birth: Canada

Date Of Birth: March 14, 1868

Date Of Death: October 17, 1933

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Canadian

Emily Murphy was born on the 14th of March, 1868. She was known for being a Civil Rights Leader. Notable for her membership in a Canadian women’s activist group known as “The Famous Five,” Murphy played a key role in convincing the government to consider women “qualified persons” who could serve in the Canadian Senate. Her landmark case was won following an appeal to the British Privy Council’s Judicial Committee.

Emily Murphy was born in Canada. In 1916, she established herself as a political activist after successfully lobbying the Alberta legislature to pass a measure that gave women the right to ownership of a third of their husbands’ property. Apart from her suffragist work, she fought for tighter drug laws in Canada, as well as for the highly controversial eugenics cause of forced sterilization.

Emily Murphy was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Emily Murphy was born in 1860s.

Emily Murphy is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Emily’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Emily Murphy’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Emily Murphy’s parents.

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Oscar Zeta Acosta

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Esther Cooper Jackson

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Yam Ah Mee

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Emily Murphy kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Emily Murphy was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Emily Murphy
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Emily Murphy was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Emily Murphy was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Emily Murphy had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Emily Murphy’s birth sign is Pisces and she had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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