Josephine Cochrane

Josephine Cochrane bio

Birth Name: Josephine Cochrane

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Ashtabula

Date Of Birth: March 8, 1839

Date Of Death: August 3, 1913

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Josephine Cochrane was born on the 8th of March, 1839. She was best known for being a Entrepreneur. American inventor of the washing machine. She introduced her invention to the world at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair.

Josephine Cochrane was born in Ashtabula. She was a wealthy woman who disliked doing the dishes. She started the Garis-Cochran Manufacturing Company, which later became part of Whirlpool.

Josephine Cochrane was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Josephine Cochrane was born in 1830s.

Josephine Cochrane 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".


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


Josephine Cochrane’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 Cochrane’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Josephine Cochrane was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Josephine Cochrane
NICKNAME: Josephine



Zodiac Sign: Josephine Cochrane 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: Josephine Cochrane was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Josephine Cochrane 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.

Josephine Cochrane’s birth sign is Pisces and she had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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