Kathryn Hulme

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Birthday
6, 1900
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA
Death Date
Aug 25, 1981 (81)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
6, 1900
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA
Death Date
Aug 25, 1981 (81)

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The American author of The Undiscovered Country: A Spiritual Adventure (1967) and Desert Night (1932), she is most known for her bestselling biography, The Nun's Story, which was made into an award-winning film in 1959.

Before Fame

Her early works include We Lived as Children (1938) and Arab Interlude (1930).

Trivia

The Nun's Story focuses on a Belgian nun who suffers a crisis of faith after serving in the war-torn Congo region of Africa.

Family Life

She was born in San Francisco, California. She was briefly married to Leonard Geldert and had a decades-long romantic relationship with Marie Louise Habets.

Associated With

Audrey Hepburn starred in the The Nun's Story, the film adaptation of Hulme's best-known work.

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