Virginia Johnson



Age: 88


Summary: pioneering sexologist and psychologist best known as half of the renowned Masters & Johnson human sexuality research team who was one of the key figures in the sexual revolution when she was hired as an assistant in the late 1950's by obstetrician-gynecologist Dr. William Masters (d. 2001) and married him in 1971, in which the pair became huge celebrities, the topic of late-night talk show hosts and on the covers of news magazines.



Cause of Death: Complications from an undisclosed illness


Born: February 11, 1925


Died: July 24, 2013


Location: St. Louis, Missouri