Virginia E. Johnson

Organization founder

1925 – 2013

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Who was Virginia E. Johnson?

Virginia E. Johnson, born Mary Virginia Eshelman, was an American sexologist, best known as the junior member of the Masters and Johnson sexuality research team. Along with William H. Masters, she pioneered research into the nature of human sexual response and the diagnosis and treatment of sexual dysfunctions and disorders from 1957 until the 1990s.

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Born
Feb 11, 1925
Springfield
Also known as
  • Virginia Johnson
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Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Drury University
  • High school diploma, Golden City High School
    ( - 1941)
Employment
  • St. Louis Daily Record
Lived in
  • St. Louis
  • Palo Alto
Died
Jul 24, 2013
St. Louis

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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