Katharina Von Bora

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Birthday
29, 1499
Birthplace
Italy
Death Date
Dec 20, 1552 (53)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
29, 1499
Birthplace
Italy
Death Date
Dec 20, 1552 (53)

About

Wife of Protestant Reformation leader Martin Luther. Prior to her marriage, she was a nun. 

Before Fame

Disliking her life in the convent, she asked Martin Luther to assist her in her escape.

Trivia

She married Martin Luther when she was in her mid-twenties and he was in his early forties.

Family Life

She had six children with Martin Luther and also took care of several orphans.

Associated With

She turned down several suitors before marrying Martin Luther.