Josephine Butler

Josephine Butler bio

Birth Name: Josephine Butler

Occupation: Activist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: April 13, 1828

Date Of Death: December 30, 1906

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: English

Josephine Butler was born on the 13th of April, 1828. She was best known for being a Activist. Remembered for her Victorian-era social reform work on behalf of women and female prostitutes, this activist and evangelical Christian fought to abolish the Contagious Diseases Acts, which were destructive to young, vulnerable women. Also an author, she published works such as The Education and Employment of Women and The Constitution Violated.

Josephine Butler was born in England. Following the accidental death of her five-year-old daughter, she became involved in Christian and social welfare causes as a means of helping others who were suffering greatly. She played a key role in establishing the North of England Council for Promoting the Higher Education of Women.

Josephine Butler was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Josephine Butler was born in 1820s.

Josephine Butler 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".


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

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Personal Life

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Josephine Butler was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME: Josephine Butler
NICKNAME: Josephine Butler, Jo Butler



Zodiac Sign: Josephine Butler was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Josephine Butler was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Josephine Butler had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Josephine Butler’s birth sign is Aries and she had a ruling planet of Mars.

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